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Hinam Turnam

An indigenous game of Arunachal Pradesh

Hinam Turnam is one of the famous traditional sports of Arunachal Pradesh. Local populace believes that this game is the struggle of life and death. In Hinam Turnam, the contestants take the role of the hunter and the hunted in the forest. The participant who missed the prey is supposed to follow and catches up with it and seizes it by the third leg. It is also considered as the part of the game.

Updated on 19th November, 2018

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