The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: gate at Kongan village
medium: notes
keywords: bihu
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Kongan
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 9:18
text: Konyak. Kongon. gate - a lych gate with a gate - 2 doors which join in the centre - incised with a sun - 2 triangular men SKETCH
text: - shut every night - once a year after the harvest and the bihu festival - the fence is repaired and a fowl is sacrificed