JHUMS

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JHUMSJohns Hopkins University Medical School
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After a day of hard labour at the jhums, the young men, having cleaned up and had their supper, would proceed to the zatvlbuk until it was time to go courting.
Since cultivation was their main occupation, people set off to work early and returned home in the evening after a hard day's work at the jhum, with the women carrying their heavy load of vegetables and other needs in their woven bamboo baskets called em, (4) while the menfolk walked home relatively free of load.
On arrival and after a brief rest in the jhum hut, work at the jhum would start in earnest.