The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: Zu-nyu village, size and tribute
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching Zu-nyu
date: 31.7.1936
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
text: Nowadays Zu-nyu has 120 houses. The ancestors of the people of Zu-nyu came from Pen-kon (Piang-kon) via Chongwe, Chui (Chi), Mon and Hang (Shang-nyu). Zu-nyu receives tribute, a small basket of rice from every household, from Long-ho and Wo-nu, and it pays tribute to no other village.