The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary four

caption: weather improving
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Longkhai
date: 23.2.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.2.1937-31.3.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (60) In the morning the sun was shining through dark clouds pulling apart, but soon the wind drove thick fog up from the valley and during the whole morning the battle between clouds and sun remained undecided until finally the latter got the upper hand for a few hours.