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: a less traditional village than Wakching
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shiong
date: 31.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.8.1970-9.9.1970
person: private collection
text: Shiong is much less traditional than Wakching. Only older women wear the old-style skirts, while most girls and younger women were dressed in blouses and often skirts. Most people were in the fields and hence I am judging from the few who were in the village.