The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - Tour Diary of Keith Cantlie, 1919-1920

caption: Terhimi puja; Viyekhu's baby
medium: tours
person: Viyekhu
location: Chipoketami (Chipoktama) Phek (Phekrokezuma)
date: 1.1.1920
person: Cantlie/ Keith
date: 1919-1920
refnum: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: 1st January.
text: Counted Chipoktama and went on to Phekrokezuma. The Terhini puja was on and I spent all morning watching. I inspected the famous baby of Viyekhu dobashi. It and its mother are kept at village length from the childless first wife. Paid coolie bills.