The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970

caption: tombs on platforms
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Laisong
date: 16.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.8.1970-9.9.1970
person: private collection
text: There are tombs as well as square stone platforms in the central street. The latter are being put up by rich men to gain prestige,- the young men of the morung put them up and are feasted in return.