The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: tall wooden forked posts with carvings and stones
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Angami
location: Ungoma (Iganumi)
date: 9.6.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1936
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: The most remarkable feature of Iganumi are tall wooden forked posts, the ends of which are carved into the shapes of human heads