The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: through streets and morungs of Tuensang
medium: diaries
location: Tuensang
date: 9.12.1936
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: (49) First we went through the Kangsho khel. The projecting, closely interwoven gables form an almost uninterrupted roof over the narrow street where men and children sit full of expectation in front of the houses and on small platforms