The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: trip to Abor hills
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Abor
date: 18.1.1937
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: Rotung 28/1/1937 - Visit to the village of Rotung. Description of burial place.
text: (222) Open space in the village centre with forked posts. The mithan are tied to these once a year.
text: (223) The mithan are very tame here and some stay in the village. The clans and village government.