The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary four

caption: wet night
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Namsang
date: 20.3.1937
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: (207) Namsang 21/3/1937 Although last night's downpour created a flood in the kitchen and in Niampong's hut, my tent held up and only in the front some water came in along the ground. By morning the clouds had gone and the forest shines in glittering glory.