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: festival before harvest
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Kepelo
date: 19.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 8.8.1970-8.9.1970
person: private collection
text: Hemeubuido - festival before harvest when buffalo or bull is sacrificed. (Hemeu = rice, buido = cutting). Here the buffalo was bought for Rs. 420.