The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook eight

caption: origins of village and clans
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Oting
date: 7.10.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 4.10.1936-23.2.1937
note: [konyak] means text omitted
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (53) They have the tradition to have come from the plains, migrated up the Dikhu, settled at Chongwe, then went to Hangnyu and from there came to Oting.
text: The Chang and the Konyak are one clan. Before Chongwe they settled at Angphan (a Konyak village near the Chang country). (The Kongan men come from Lang-pang-kon-leng in the Ao country). Ang-phan is on the same mountain as Yin-yu-shang.