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: Chingjaroi to Kharasom
medium: diaries
date: 24.3.1939
person: Graham Bower/ Ursula
person: private collection
text: (25) March 24th Kharasom 8m.
text: Pandemonium getting off. Tea at 6.30 but didn't get breakfast till 2 hours later, and finally left about 9 with the 2 Ukhrul men who came with Saknio, 5 Chingjaroi men, 1 Lai-i, Saknio, his brother & Chinaorang. Khullakpa left us at Kuki village, and we got to Kharasom in good time. Met by headmen. Sent message to Lai-i, saying we could not come till 3rd.