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: visit to Shangnyu
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Sangnyu (Shangnyu)
date: 27.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.8.1970-9.9.1970
person: private collection
text: Mon, 27th August
text: Today we went to Shangnyu (or Hangyu), a village ruled by a Great Ang, which I mentioned in my Naked Nagas as the scene of a succession dispute of Angs.