The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

Furer-Haimendorf manuscript spiral bound notebook three

caption: miscellanous notes on monogamy , marriage price , rain making
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Tamlu
date: 7.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 7.1936-12.1936
note: [konyak] means text omitted
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: In Tamlu a man can only have one wife - "because it is Ao land". No marriage price is paid. There is apparently no genna for rain making.
text: (34) Bang-go-mo - morung building ceremony - cows and pigs are killed - one day genna. [konyak].