The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary four

caption: half-cleared forest
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wangla
date: 28.2.1937
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: Wangla has cleared part of the jungle and the fallen and dried up trees and bamboo form an unsurpassable thicket which will soon fall victim to a fire. Oting again is planting on an old clearing where many of the tall trees are still standing