The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: a safe return from punitive expedition
medium: diaries
date: 13.12.1936
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: (63) Mokokchung 13/12/1936
text: On Friday 13th November we had left, on 13th we return, but good fortune was with us and apart from a few injuries due to panjis there had been no accident. We can really congratulate ourselves on that. There were enough opportunities for fate to strike.