The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: Chapter Three. Phases of Life
caption: girls games ; dolls and stone-hitting game
medium: books
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
person: Furer-Haimendorf/ C.
date: 1969
refnum: with permission from Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York67:7
text: While the boys had no imitative games, small girls played with dolls crudely made of rags or with the seeds of sword beans, which they used as missiles in a stone-hitting game.