The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: arrival at Tuensang
medium: diaries
person: Nakhu
location: Tuensang
date: 8.12.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 28.11.1936-11.2.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: The salt content of the water is only minimal. We go through the village to the camp on the other side where the Tuensang people have set up many good houses and one for Nakhu, richly decorated with a small morung behind it.