The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J. Shakespear

caption: View of village street. The houses stand to either side and are built with stake walls and grass-thatched roofs. The forked posts which stand before most houses indicate that the owners have performed feasts of merit. Tangkhul, Chadong village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Tangkhul
location: Chadong
person: Shakespear/ J.
note: documentation based on catalogue by Betty von Furer-Haimendorf unless uncatalogued, in which case text within square brackets
person: School of Oriental and African Studies, London
refnum: 206/SOAS/Shakespear