The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: skull trees in 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: The Kangsho khel borders directly on the Bilaeshi khel. There is a skull tree, an erythrina, on a place surrounded by houses, with some old skulls on it and a small monolith immediately in front