The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: description of Hungphoi
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Hungphoi
date: 13.10.1936
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: Like Wangla the village consists of houses lying scattered between the trees and of rice granaries on poles which stand singly or in small clusters. At the upper village end there is no morung. Only when we have gone partly through the village do we come to the Mo-ha morung.