Some examples :
A basic move :
It's your turn to play. Your area is on the
bottom, your holes 1, 3 and 6 are empty, you can't play them. You play
the hole 4. This action leads to this new configuration :
A capture :
It's your turn to play. You have three seeds in hole 4, one seed in
hole 5, and one seed in hole 6.
If you play hole 4, you reach hole 1 of your
opponent's area :
Your last seed falled into hole 1 of your opponent, which contains two
You capture them :
A multiple capture:
You play the hole 4 so that you reach hole 3 of your opponent's area
Hole 3 of your opponent contains two seeds now, you capture them. But
the previous hole contains two seeds as well, and the previous again contains
three seeds. You capture all these seeds ... So, seven seeds are captured
in a single turn !
It is the woman
whose child has been eaten by a witch who best knows the evils of witchcraft"