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: stones for love affairs
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Linglopungo
date: 20.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 8.8.1970-8.9.1970
person: private collection
text: Kure-ing is the man for whom 50 stones were put up as a tally of his love affairs. The stones were put up 6-7 years ago. Rs. 60/- were paid by his son to the young men of the Ingkangkianga morung to put up the stones. He was a member of that morung.