The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: Chapter Fifteen. Yimpang's Black Day
caption: relief of Yimpang villagers when troops leave
medium: books
ethnicgroup: Kalyo Kengyu
location: Yimpang
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 6.1936-6.1937
text: Although Yimpang had come off very lightly, all the old heads remaining on the tree, we felt we were anything but popular; we were very conscious of the relief on the faces of our "hosts" as we left the village with our booty.