The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: return to Wakching
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shiong
date: 14.8.1936
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: As Ahon and I were pretty tired of all the questioning I started for home about three o'clock. Near Wakching there was a group of young men from the Au-kheang morung who were clearing the trail to the fields. They were very thorough and were opening up a path about two metres wide.