Isilim is a biannual Dumi magazine, published by the Dumi Kirat Rai Funsikim.
Funsikim is oriented towards the preservation, promotion and development of the Dumi language and culture. Isilim was first published in 1999.
The meaning of Isilim is 'the bud of the chestnut, a holy plant among the Kirat Rai community'. The nut is occasionally used by Dumi shamans. On account of the compression format we have used for the PDF files, we advise that you install the most recent version of Adobe Acrobat which can be downloaded by clicking here. Please send us a short email to say whether this service is of interest and utility to you.