The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook twelve

caption: ritual for sore leg
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 3.4.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 24.3.1937-27.4.1937
note: [konyak] means text omitted
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (42) Wakching 3/4/1937
text: Shankok has been having a sore leg for some time. Last night he threw a bit of rice in all directions in front of his house and said: [konyak].