The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: after a bath, visit the village
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Oting
date: 6.10.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: After a bath, a brief rest and a snack, I return to the village with the Ang and the gaonburas. Previously though I had received their salaams, a goat and eggs. We sat down in the Long-shai morung which strangely enough has another name as well, Dingwen-ba.