Who Are We?

Zomi beauties with traditional attires

By--  Nehkhojang Tungdim

We are called Kukis at Kohima,
We are called Chins at Rangoon,
We are called Mizos at Aizawl,
We are called Zomis at Tedim.

We are called Khongsais at Imphal,
We are called Lushais at Shillong,
We are called Laimis at Haka,
We are called Miros at Akyab.

We are called Hmars at Sevon,
We are called Vaipheis at Chongkhozou,
We are called Thadous at Kangpokpi,
We are called Zous at Singngat.

We are called Paites at Hanship,
We are called Gangtes at Saichang,
We are called Simtes at Thanlon,
We are called Raltes at Champhai.

We are called Suktes at Mualbem,
We are called Bietes at Halflong,
We are called Hrangkhols at Agartara,
We are called Lakhers at Saiha.

We are called Pawis at Falam,
We are called Bawms at Chittagong,
We are called Chirus at Langmu Khunou,
We are called Koms at khoirentak.

We are called Chothes at Purum Khullen,
We are called Purums at Purums Likli,
We are called Koirengs at Longa Koireng,
We are called Lamgangs at Thamlapokpi.

We are called Anals at Khullen,
We are called Aimols at Aimol,
We are called Moyons at Komlathabi,
We are called Monsangs at Mongsangpantha.

WE ARE THE SO-CALLED "KUKI-CHIN" TRIBES.
WE ARE ONE AND THE SAME PEOPLE,
WE ARE THE ZOMIS OF ZO RACES,
WE ARE THE ZOMI

Source : Sialkal





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C Jambiakmuan is a Delhi based young and dynamic blogger from Zogam