December 2011 Blog Posts (25)

Zomi leh Naupang Pattah zia

Zomi sung ah a khang a khang in a hau, a siamte a gui kizom tam hetlo hi. A neite khang tam nei khinlo a, a pil, a siamte khang kizom in pil khin lo hi. Tua ahih man in i ki tangsap tampi a om ding lak ah, naupang, khangthak Zomi-te pattah zia kisam ihi kha diam cih i ngaihsut thak ding in i kikum suk nuam hi.

A nuai a Zomi khangthak kipattahnate en suk masa ni. Nu…


Added by Taang Sianpu on December 31, 2011 at 3:30am — 3 Comments

Kawlgam a ding Thungetna tawh mapang khawmni

Kongit makai khempeuh,


Pangkhawm dingin hong zawn ing. 2012 kumkhat sung tatsatlo Lai

Siangtho sim a, thungetna vaipi kumkhen lian (December 31, 2011 zan

12:00) in kipan pah ngekngek ding hi. Kawlgam Khristiante pumkhat suak

in a vanglian Pasian kammal kikhahkhia dinga, nakpi takin thu kingen

ding hi. Hih vaipi hangin mimal phattuamna, Pawlpite nasep lawhcinna

le gambup kikhelna a piangsak dingin lametna ahi hi.


A kihel thei…


Added by Zomi Community Network on December 31, 2011 at 1:15am — No Comments

Wrestling helps Burmese refugee transition to life in Syracuse

The left toe of Tial Thang’s wrestling shoe is held together by several sweeps of white athletic tape. The soles are so worn down, they are bald and discolored. Socks peek through the black shoe material around his…


Added by Zomi Community Network on December 29, 2011 at 10:30pm — No Comments

A (1) Veina GZA Makaite Khawmpi Report #1

Ih gelna te ih Pasian in hong thukumpih aa, a khatvei na GZA Makaite Khawmpi (December 14-18, 2011) nuamtak hong zawhpih a hih man in ih biak pa Pasian tungah lungdam thu ihko masa hi.

Laisiangtho sung ah “A hun a cin ciang in” cih kammal muntampi ah ih mu hi. Leitung khuahun te hong kihei toto in, Cope Centennial Jubilee Celebration (November 2010) khawmpi sung in…


Added by Zomi Community Network on December 29, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Zomi Innkuan Texas makai thak kiteel (2012)

Dear Zomi pihte,
Kum 2007 aa akiphuan khia Zomi Innkuan Texas kipawlna in kum sim aa neih zeel ahi khawmpi leh kiteelna pen tukum December 25 ni(Lungdam bawl ni) in Austin, Texas ah nuam tak in kibawl zo hi. Kum 2012 sung hong makai dingin teelcing angah makai thak te anuai aa bang ahi hi.
1. President            : Pa B.Sian Gen Kam
2. Vice-President     : Pa Kim Sian Lian
3. General Secretary: Pa Thang Suum…

Added by Zomi Community Network on December 28, 2011 at 12:20am — No Comments

A maid's Life in Singapore

Most of maid agency and employer in Asia country (especially Singapore, Malaysia, etc..)  did not see the maid as normal human being . They treat them as just a simple slave….they keep them even lower then their pets in house.


They don’t see maid as professional worker / house assistance. No respect even just as normal human being.


They need helping hands of the maids but they kept/treat maid as disgusting people in house…so let them eat in toilet/bathroom,…


Added by David Lian on December 26, 2011 at 10:08am — No Comments

Open letter to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinnawatra

Dear Your Excellency Prime Minister Yingluck Shinnawatra,

We, the undersigned members of the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network, are deeply concerned about the deportation of Ka Yang, a Lao Hmong recognized as a refugee by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees

(UNHCR). Ka Yang was deported from the Immigration Detention Center in Bangkok to Lao border on 17 December 2011.

It is…


Added by ZIRC on December 24, 2011 at 9:42am — No Comments

Malaysia Refugee issues grow

PUTRAJAYA: The recent tragedy near Indonesian waters involving a boat full of migrants heading for Australia shows the issue needs to be dealt with urgently by countries in the region.

“It is a critical issue that needed a regional solution,” Deputy HomeAffairs Minister Datuk Wira Abu Seman Yusop said in a statement…


Added by ZIRC on December 24, 2011 at 2:19am — No Comments

Malaysiakini brings cheer to refugee children

Dozens of bags filled with toys were delivered to a Burmese refugee learning centre in Kuala Lumpur by a videographer-turned-Santa Claus from Malaysiakini yesterday.

Maran Perianen, project director at Malaysiakini's citizen journalism programme, who doubled as Santa Claus for the first time in his life, described the event as "a joyous moment".

NONE "I have seen Santa dishing out presents…


Added by Zomi Center on December 23, 2011 at 7:21am — 1 Comment

Australia's driving school for refugees

When Lucia Marry Marry failed her first driving test in Australia the 37-year-old Myanmar refugee was not too disappointed - to her, it is enough she can take the exam.

Nor is she worried about the dangers of driving on busy city roads, a sight unseen in her homeland, formerly known as Burma, where walking was generally the only form of transport for the mother-of-three.

"No. I'm not scared. I'm happy because I like driving," she says from…


Added by ZIRC on December 22, 2011 at 9:05am — No Comments

Hotel brings festive joy and cheer to Myanmar Chin refugees

HOTEL ARMADA Petaling Jaya paid a visit to a community of Myanmar Chin refugees who are currently living at a rundown flat in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.

The visit from the hotel’s staff was to shed some “festive light” while spreading Christmas cheer and joy to the refugees who have to live on the margins of society most of the time.

With the majority of the Myanmar Chins being Christians, it is also an early Christmas celebration for them.

Having left Myanmar to flee…


Added by ZIRC on December 22, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

Zomite leh Vaphual Omzia (Nungak Tangval te in hemgen na in, Nang Vaphual no la ding maw lawm? Nang vaphual man maw? ) ki ci uh? na sim sun le teh hoih sa lua ing.

Zomite leh Vaphual Omzia


By:Mang Ngaih Cin@Cinpu,

 BA; M.Div 3rd  year

       Suangphei Khua.


A u in a len khiat kik ding ciangin, a naupa’ kiangah khitui mualtuang sa in “Nau! Nau-aw, hih lai mun sang a nuamzaw gam khat mu khin ka hi aw. Tua lai-ah a tawntung i tenkhop theihna dingin, ni khat ni ciang hong sam ding ka…


Added by Rev. Mang Ngaih cin on December 22, 2011 at 4:24am — No Comments

Refugee agency aids newcomers

Nonprofit has helped settle immigrants from Myanmar, Nepal, Sudan, Iraq, Somalia and beyond

Students Abdurahman Juma, from left, Lu Reh, Tuang Sian Khai and Malka Arbab work together in an advanced English class at RefugeeOne. Juma and Arbab are from Sudan, Reh and Khai are from Myanmar. (Heather Charles, Chicago Tribune / December 15, 2011)…


Added by ZIRC on December 21, 2011 at 9:53pm — No Comments

No Child, Woman or Refugee Left Behind

The following is a shared post with the social enterprise alliance blog.

After talking with Mike Del Ponte of…


Added by Taang Sianpu on December 21, 2011 at 1:42am — No Comments

Kids Operating System (Linux OS)

Keeping young children occupied these days is quite a challenge. Quite naturally they see computers as a source of entertainment and want to enjoy them along with the rest of us. Herein lies the next challenge in that some areas of the internet are not suitable at all for child viewing and can potentially present real life dangers.…

Added by Taang Sianpu on December 20, 2011 at 1:50am — 1 Comment

International Human Rights Law

Sphere at the Palais des Nations in Geneva The international human rights movement was strengthened when the United Nations General Assembly adopted of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) on 10 December 1948. Drafted as ‘a common standard of achievement for all peoples and nations', the Declaration for the first time in human history spell out basic civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights that all human beings should enjoy. It has over time been…


Added by Tg. Thangno on December 18, 2011 at 9:20pm — No Comments

What are human rights?

Human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, whatever our nationality, place of residence, sex, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, language, or any other status. We are all equally entitled to our human rights without discrimination. These rights are all interrelated, interdependent and indivisible.

Universal human rights are often expressed and guaranteed by law, in the forms of treaties, customary international law , general…


Added by Tg. Thangno on December 18, 2011 at 9:15pm — No Comments

Christmas Gifts


Added by David Lian on December 16, 2011 at 9:35am — No Comments

Tulai Zomi te' Kalsuan zia

Globalization leh Zomi

Leitung piandan hong kilamdang  toto in tuhunciang Business atuam tuam leh ki pawl na atuam tuam te hongpiang in leitung in khantohna lam ah mun hong la mahmah ta ahih man’ tu in leitung pilnasang anei te in leitung pen khuakhat bang hi ta hi na ci uh hi. Hi mah hi banghang hiam cih leh tu hun ciang in phone bek hinawn lo in internet a hi zong in kizopna atuam tuam te…


Added by Tg. Thangno on December 13, 2011 at 12:29am — No Comments

Monthly Archives












© 2020   Created by Zomi Community Network.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service