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: little apparent change
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: In the villages of the Shangnyu one feels that the past 30 years have changed little except the suppression of headhunting. The basic economy is unchanged, and the development in places such as Mon is totally unconnected with the local situation.