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Vai Lung Thlān (Vai Lung Thlan)





Southeastern Asia, Southern Asia


Board, Sow, Two rows.


Vai Lung Thlān is a two-row mancala-style board game played by the Mizo people of India, Bangladesh, and Myanmar.


2x6 board. Five counters in each hole. Sowing occurs from any hole in the player's row in a clockwise direction. If the final counter lands into an empty hole, it is captured. If there is an unbroken line of holes behind it also having single counters, these are also captured. The player who captures the most counters wins.

Shakespear 1912: 39.

Ludeme Description

Vai Lung Thlan.lud


Murray 1951: 169.

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