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: founding of village
medium: notes
person: Ramsangto/ of Chota Laisong
ethnicgroup: Zemi
location: Hemraichak
date: 22.8.1970
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 8.8.1970-8.9.1970
person: private collection
text: Hemraichak (known as Chota Laisong) 22/8/1970
text: Gaonbura: Ramsangto, he is also Kadepeo. The village was founded 40 years ago by people of Laisong. Ramsangto's grandfather was Kadepeo in Laisong and had some land here. He lived in Laisong and cultivated here, coming and going.