Audio

This is a full recording of the legend, as recited by the late Balang Pelaba in the Kelabit language in Pa’ Dalih on 25 November 1986.

Balang Pelaba reciting another Kelabit legend, that of the culture hero Agan Tadun, in Pa’ Dalih in 1992, with Laba Awa and Sinah Luun Aio' providing the chorus and Lawe Padan, the headman of Pa’ Dalih, in the background. Photograph copyright Kaz and Monica Janowski.

Balang Pelaba reciting another Kelabit legend, that of the culture hero Agan Tadun, in Pa’ Dalih in 1992, with Laba Awa and Sinah Luun Aio’ providing the chorus and Lawe Padan, the headman of Pa’ Dalih, in the background. Photograph copyright Kaz and Monica Janowski.

Materials available on this website

1. Audio recording of the legend of Tuked Rini as recited by Balang Pelaba of Pa’ Dalih in 1986.

2. Transcription of the legend of Tuked Rini as recited by Balang Pelaba of Pa’ Dalih in 1986.

3. Video recording of part of the legend of Tuked Rini – one of the chanted sedarir – as recited by Ribuh Balang in 2009.

4. Video of a journey through the Kelabit Highlands, paying visits to sites associated with Tuked Rini and other ancestors.

5. An interactive visit to the Kelabit Highlands, which includes sites associated with Tuked Rini.

6. Forest photo gallery of the Kelabit Highlands