The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: along the path
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
date: 18.10.1936
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: Once we have reached the top it goes along a slope through tall forests. The weather is wonderful and not too warm. Where the path meets the trail from Punkhung the Ang is expecting us with rice beer and bananas. Because of the dysentery I refuse the former.