The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook two

caption: family of Longmei
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 29.7.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 23.6.1936-6.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (109) Longmei had five wives, only Ngenpi was Great Ang clan, her two sons died. Chinkak's mother was from Chi, her name was Oi, she was of a small Ang clan.
text: If Ghawang had wished that the Wakching Great Angs should have survived, he wouldn't have let die Ngenpi's two sons. In Longkai is a 'Great Ang'.