The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga notebook six

medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 22.10.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 28.8.1936-26.10.1936
refnum: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (167) Wakching 23/10/1936
text: [musical notation]
text: (168) [konyak] The sense is: all the enemies, all the head-takers (from other villages), all the Angs, shall eat my rice (ie. theirs heads shall be fed by me).