The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary four

caption: failed hunting
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 12.3.1937
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: failed hunting Later in the afternoon I went dove hunting with Shankok. However we were out of luck. Shankok expressed it as follows: "Teni-a Ghawang yam-mei bue" (Today Ghawang did not favour us).