AbstractThis article deals with the oral myths that originated on Ho Jamalo, variations in these myths with time,
and the practicality of myths in society. This study aims to address how the oral myths on Ho Jamalo
are different from the written myths or oral myths that have been transmitted through written myths.
Secondly, at what level myths of Ho Jamalo have practically affected the social events. Though myth is
"A traditional story, especially one concerning the early history of a people or explaining a natural or
social phenomenon, and typically involving supernatural beings or events," they are the informal
tradition in traditional stories. Keeping up this in view, the Myths about Ho Jamalo many are connected
with an old society event. Variation in myths has constructed a change, so the lyrics and lyrical change
with reference to different stories and dialects.
1-Ahsan Ali Student, Department of Anthropology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Aneela Sultana Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
KeywordsOral Myth, Tradition, Variation, Dialects, Ho Jamalo, Sindhi Poetry
Volume & IssueVI - III