The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: anthropological research
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 26.7.1936
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
seealso: notebook 2, pp.68-70 , 78 ff
text: In addition I made a plan of the The-phong morung (notebook 2, 68-70). In the afternoon I talked once more at length with the gaonburas especially about religious matters. The sky deity here is Gha-wang-ba and Ga-shi is the earth goddess. (notebook 2 78 following).