The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: strongly fortified and unfriendly village
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Yimchungr
location: Yimpang
date: 22.11.1936
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: The final climb to the village is very steep. (222) Two gaonburas expect us with madhu and try their best to appear friendly. The village is strongly fortified and gate and palisade are spiked with panjis