The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Bamboo palisade set up to enclose the site of the "fourth" ritual sowing. The four ritual sowings are done during the first sowing ceremony, which is held at the beginning of the agricultural year by one young man from each of the four morungs. Zemi, Diujung village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Duijung (Diujung)
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 1918-1945
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: 1100/SOAS/JPM