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: wife of Mon Ang gives birth, so village taboo and visit postponed
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Mon
date: 25.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.8.1970-9.9.1970
person: private collection
text: (52) Mon, 26th August
text: Today I should have gone to Mon village, but news has come that the chiefly wife of the Mon Ang has given birth to a child, and that his house is therefore genna.