The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: fields in Laisong
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Laisong
date: 16.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 8.8.1970-8.9.1970
person: private collection
text: 16/8/1970 Laisong I.B.
text: Two men of Ha-dzailo, a village of 25 houses above I.B. visible on top of ridge. They came from their fields from the direction of Laisong. The fields of the two villages seem to dovetail. They say Laisong people have jhums near their village. The two villages do not have a common origin.