The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook two

caption: origins of villages, migrations
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
date: 9.7.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 23.6.1936-6.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (56) The original people of Chintang grew out of a gourd. Wakching and Wanching have the same origin and then split off. Metna and Kam-be, they were like brothers and were the founders of the Chingtang line.
text: Angpuhu is the clan of both of them.
text: The Ang of Chintang is an Ang from Chi.