The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen

caption: group of stones
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 2.5.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 1.5.1937-3.6.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (10) Wakching 2/5/1937
text: There is a group of five or six stones called Wangyang yong (wind stone) in the fields near Wakching. When these fields are cut the owner of the site makes a fence around the stones. For should anybody throw them away, a great storm would come.