The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: climb to top of village to stone commemorating Damant
medium: diaries
person: Damant
ethnicgroup: Angami
location: Khonoma
date: 27.6.1936
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: When I returned to the path we continued to climb up to the highest point in the village which is a dahu built of stone with a commemorative stone for the Deputy Commissioner Damant and his men who died at Khonoma in 1879