The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

diaries kept by Ursula Graham Bower on visits to Manipur and North Cachar between 1937 and 1940

caption: photography in Chingjaroi Khulen
medium: diaries
location: Chingjaroi Khulen
date: 21.2.1939
person: Graham Bower/ Ursula
person: private collection
text: (156) Monday, Feb. 21st.
text: Went to take photos in Khulen.
text: Coming up from Khunao today I broke it to Luikai I was going to Chingjaroi hill to take photos, but told him there would only be one camera. 'Let it be five', said Luikai stoutly, bent double under the medicine tapu.