The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

book : Return to the Naked Nagas (1939;1976)

caption: Chapter Six. Death in the Rain
caption: school not a success in Wakching
medium: books
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 6.1936-6.1937
text: The schoolmaster -- incidentally not a mission disciple, but a convinced adherent of the old faith -- went back to Tamlu. And the Wakching people were quite happy without a knowledge of reading and writing.