The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: strong fortifications of thorn and watch towers
medium: diaries
location: Pangsha
date: 26.11.1936
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: Noklak is strongly fortified in the direction of Panso. A three to four metre wide thicket of thorny bushes and creepers grows between two fences of which the outer one is built from the prickly ribs of the fan-leafed palm tree common here