Zoti I ships-lord of the house,is the position of head of he household.
Plaku the old man or plural pleqet refers to the oldest generation and formal property owners.
Djemt the boys and used in this context only with reference to elders.
Robt the house folk also meaning prisoners,includes the rest of the household beside the men,woman of all categories and children.
Grate the woman,denotes the married woman of a family.
Baqica is the female equivalent to the household head.she leads the work of the married woman,and has particular duties herself like cooking,dinner and preparing agricultural products.the production and storing of bylmet (dairy products) is one of her important tasks.she milks the cows,but not the sheep which is a male occupation.
Magjatorja-is the wife on duty,this is a position held by the other woman five to seven days at a time and is rotated.
Plaka the old woman is the wife of the old man,usually the mother-in-law of the bride (nuse).
Nusja the bride,who are newly married woman still in the bloom of their youth.
Vajzat-the girls are adult unmarried woman still may be asked to do so by their mother.
Femijet are the children under age.
Fis as a generation term in Albanian fis means a patrilineal descent group or agnatic kin.
Bajraku these are administrative units,whose duty it was to furnish the Turkish army.
And today these persons duty is to hold the country flag at traditional weddings.
Woman has no right in any estate either from her father or from her household.
This is the traditional local rule.
Toka ndahet sipas hiseve- land is divided into hises (inheritance)
DUKAGJINI BALLKAN BOOK
CHANGING HOUSEHOLD ORGANIZATION AMONG THE ALBANIANS IN KOSOVA
THESE BOOK IS DEDICATED TO HAJRIJE,MIRADIA,MIRUSHA AND RABIA GIRLS WHO SHOCKED THE VILLAGE BY GOING TO SCHOOL
The people here are very peaceful,but there is no work here.
The traditional costume is of a white cotton and difficult to keep clean.
More use it only on special occasions like weddings, feasts and social visit.
Havale or seclusions iss still exepted from ordinary housewifes today.
Drnking water was traditionally brought up from weills.
On the arrivel of spring the village becomes as pleased and beautiful as it was dull in winter.making spontaneous visit is rather risky,the dog is the first to welcome the stranger and if one is not exepted,it will not be tied.this is naturally a good against thieves and other intruders.
Most of the buildings were erected during the second half of the nineteenth century and are of the type known as (kullat) fortified stone houses without windows looking out to the road.this was done mainly for military purpose.
The havy stone architecture of the kullas is of exellent craftsmanship and they may be up to four stories high.
In wintertime the village looks somber. the road turn into mud,the houses are damp and the weather cloudy and rainy.
It gets dark soon after five and from then on the village belongs to the dogs.
They are let loose at sunset and roan freely about the village.
Peja it also has some industrial work the most important being a car factory which is part of the (zastava) concern.this car is the yougoslave mani-factured fiat.
kosova once the centre of the medieval Serbian kingdoms with prizeren as the capital city has become today truly a peripheral area of yougoslavia.
As a region it is one of thepoorest in the country,despite important natural resources such as lead,zinc,nickel,mangariese,magnesite,lignite,kaolin and the raw materials for cement making.these resorce constitute on average 27 per cent of the federal and 52,6 per cent of the republics resources 9kosova dikur e sot 1972:506).
The market is divided into subjections according to the products sold:the wood market,the womans market,the dairy market ,the carpet market ect.
From four o clock in the morning,horse-carts are seem streaming towards the town in order to secure a good place to trade. Later the buyers arrive,sometimes by horsecart,often by bus or even by car.
An important group of costomers is ofcourse the population of the twon itself.
THOSE THINGS THAT HURT, INSTRUCT.
WHEN WE LOVE SOMETHING IT IS OF VALUE TO US,AND WHEN SOMETHING IS VALUE TO US WE SPEND TIME WITH IT,TIME ENJOYING IT AND TIME TAKING CARE OF IT.
THE FEELING OF BEING VALUABLE I AM VALUABLE PERSON IS ESSENTIAL TO MENTAL HEALTH,IT IS A DRIRECT PRODUCT OF PARENTAL LOVE.
THESE KNOWLEDGE IS WORTH MORE THAN ANY GOLD.
THE CHOICE TO LOVE HAS BEEN MADE.
THE DREAM OF TODAY WILL BE THE REALITY OF TOMORROW.
THE PURPOSE OF LIFE IS TO METTER TO COUNT TO STAND FOR SOMETHING,TO HAVE IT MAKE SOME DIFFERENCE THAT WE LIVED AT ALL.
ON BECOMING YOU
BIRDS NEVER SING IN CAVES
SOMETHING WITHIN THE YOU OF YOU THAT IS ONLY YOURS,THAT IS DIFFERENT FROM EVERYBODY ELSE,THAT COUSES YOU TO SEE DIFFRENTLY,TO FEEL DIFFRENTLY,TO REACT DIFFRENTLY.
WE THINK MUCH LESS THAN WHAT WE KNOW,WE KNOW MUCH LESS THAN WHAT WE LOVE,WE LOVE MUCH LESS THAN WHAT THERE IS,AND TO THIS PRECISE EXTENT WE ARE MUCH LESS THAN WHAT WE ARE.