Bunong Story Telling: A Story Telling about Krang Tes Commune

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Mr. Chev Tev, the story teller of Krang Tes commune

My name is Chev Tev, I am a Bunong man and I am 50-years-old. I am living in Pou Rapet village, Krang Tes commune, Pichreada district, Mondulkiri.  This village is located around 30km from the Senmonorom’s buffalo roundabout of Mondulkiri province and by traveling along the national road number 76. Continue reading

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Bunong Story Telling: The History of Elephant

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Mr. Srom Chrat, the history of elephant teller

My name is Srom Chrat, I am a 51-year-old Bunong man. I am living in Puham village, Senmonorom commune, O Raing district, Mondulkiri province. I was born in this village and married a wife here. This village is located around 25km from Senmonorom buffalo roundabout, the capital of Modulkiri province. Continue reading

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Bunong Story Telling: A Story Telling about a Snake Man

IMG_7983 (1)My name is Truot Vit, I am a 43 year old Bunong woman from Pou Treng village, Dak Dam commune, O Raing district, Mondulkiri. I’ve been living here for 12 years. I know this story as it was told to me by my parents. The following story is about “A Snake Man”:

Once upon a time there was an angel man who transformed himself into a snake; he came to visit the people world, in the people world Continue reading

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Bunong Story Telling: A Story Telling about a Woman of the Top of Rattan

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Mrs. Bar Kna, the story teller of A Story Telling about a Woman of the Top of Rattan

My name is Bar Kna, I am 42 years-old and I am Bunong. I live in Pou Chhab village, in Dak Dam commune, O Raing district, Mondulkiri province. The story of The Woman of the Top of Rattan is as follows:

Once upon a time, there was a poor old couple who lived in a small, old house where they raised pigs and chickens. They also worked on a farm Continue reading

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