The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript 'Journey to Nagaland', by Mildred Archer. An account of six months spent in the Naga Hills in 1947

caption: visit to Litsimi
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Sema
location: Litsimi Tita R. Zungki R. (Zungkhi R.)
date: 21.11.1947
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: 21 November. Litsimi.
text: After a showery night with rain dripping through the grass roof on to the beds we emerged into bright sunshine. But the Tita and Zungkhi valleys were filled with white mist. They looked as though they were heaped with snowdrifts or estuaries of seething foam beating up between the hills.