The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook two

caption: fines and punishments
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Sangtam
location: Laruri (Kerami)
date: 29.6.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 23.6.1936-6.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (27) There are 4 clans in the village. Informant belongs to: Tauri clan, his mother to Pechungri. He cannot marry a Tauri girl, but he can marry a Pechungri. If he marries into the Tauri clan he would be exiled. The other clans: Tagiri and Shatsere, - he can marry any of them.