The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook eight

caption: founding of village
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Longkhai
date: 23.2.1937
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: (185) Longkhai was founded by the Ang Tunie, who came from Ya-yu-ho, a village to the east. With Tunie, who was of Great Ang clan, came men of the Wangshu clan. A song about Tunie which the men sang in the morung last night: [konyak].