The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook nine

caption: genna on taking animals out of village
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 10.3.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 29.10.1936-24.3.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
seealso: Diary,pp.153-4)
text: (142) Wakching 10/3/1937
text: The gaonburas decided yesterday that the genna on taking animals out of the village will remain in force for one more month, till the Ouling-li (cf. Diary p. 153-154). The Neangbas didn't take part in the conference. They decide about gennas concerning the fields. The gaonburas decide about matters regarding the relation of the village to other villages and trade matters.