The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

book : 'Konyak Nagas' by Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, (1969)

caption: Chapter One. The Material Background
caption: Konyaks have fixed villages and private property
medium: books
ethnicgroup: Konyak
person: Furer-Haimendorf/ C.
date: 1969
refnum: with permission from Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York30:1
text: In contrast to such mobility and the consequent fluidity of social units, the Konyaks have for centuries had lasting links with ancestral village sites, and nearly all land was privately owned.