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Ngurrju Maninja Kurlangu

Details:

Title

Ngurrju Maninja Kurlangu

Other title

Nyurnu Yapa Kurlangu; Bush Medicine

Creator

Spencer, Jilly Nakamarra; Jampijinpa, Darby; Henshall, Tom

Illustrator

Coulshed, Edith

Translator

Robertson, George Jampijinpa

Collection

Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Project; PublicationNT; E-Books

Date

1980

Location

Yuendumu

Provenance

This material was collected by the Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Project between 2013 and 2021. The project was led by Charles Darwin University in partnership with the Australian National University and the Northern Territory Government and funded in part by the Australian Research Council.; Efforts have been made to identify and contact the person or people responsible for creating these materials to request permission to include them in this archive. If you have any concerns about materials being made public on this site, please contact us and we will remove the item from display until any concerns have been addressed.

Notes

As above plus Peter Bartlett, Literacy Production Supervisor, Jennie Price, Typist

Language

English; Warlpiri; Warlpiri language C15

Subject

Instruction; bush medicine; LAAL; Warlpiri; Bilingual education resources; Warlpiri people C15; Warlpiri language C15; Warlpiri; Lander Warlpiri; Ngalia; Walbiri; Walmalla; Walpiri; Waneiga; Warlmala; Walpiri; Alpira; Alpiri; Elpira; Ilpara; Ilpira; Ilpirra; Nambulatji; Njambalatji; Ulperra; Wailbri; Walbrai; Walbri; Waljbiri; Waljpiri; Walpari; Warrabri; Wolperi; Wolpirra; Walbiri; Waibry; Nambutj; Nambutju; Nambutj; Waibri; Walbiri; Albura; Boonara; Bunara; Buruwatung; Ipara; Jalpiri; Kolo; Kukuruba; Manggai; Munga; Nambuda; Nanbuda; Ngadi; Ngali; Ngaliya; Ngallea; Ngallia; Ngardi; Ngari; Ngarilia; Ngarliya; Warrmarla; Warnayaka; Ngardilypa; Yarlpiri; Njalia; Ooldean; Panara; Puruwantung; Waiangadi; Waiangara; Waingara; Wakirti Warlpiri; Walmala; Walmanba; Wanaeka; Wanajaga; Wanajaka; Wanajeka; Wanayaga; Warangari; Waringari; Warniaka; Warramulla; Wawilja; Wommana; Woneiga; Nam bulatji; Wal bri

Publisher name

Warlpiri Literature Production Centre

Place of publication

Yuendumu

File type

application/pdf

Other identifier

cdu:62821; LAAL_ID:wa0572

ISBN

867510315

Use

Attribution-NonCommercial International 4.0 (CC BY-NC 4.0)

Copyright owner

Warlpiri Literature Production Centre

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/881442

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/891113

Page content

JUJUMINYIMINYI, Jujuminy imi nYi kalalunyanu pornti Yirrarnu mulYungka, yangkaju kuja kola Jana pungu miy irntar lu, Nyampu jujuminyiminYi ngulajuka karri Pirli wana mipa, Pt e r ocaulon sphacelatum Pteriger on odor a A sniffin g an d rubb ing medi c i n e . Two c l osely related members of the daisy family with similar pr ope r ties . They are strongly aromat i c upright perennial plants 50 - 70 cm t all with small mauve f lowers . Csually found i n sandy gra vels along water courses they are frequently heavi lv grazed . Jujuminy i minyi can be used as a decongestant by placing a fres h twig t hrough the pierced nasal septum, or when dri ed by grinding f i nely and i nhaling . It is also dried , g r o und and boiled, then r ubbed on t he c hes t "like Vicks . " Placed fresh in a coolamon i t keeps b a bies healthy . 4