The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database
  1. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wanching little change diaries Konyak Wanching 1970-09-01:1970-09-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wanching is even less touched by modern influences than Wakching. Only a minority of the inhabitants are Christians and the pagan ..
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  2. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wanching a few items of modern dress diaries Konyak Wanching 1970-09-01:1970-09-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection There are a few items of modern dress among the men and children, but otherwise the village is unchanged. Several ..
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  3. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wanching the resistance movement diaries Konyak Wanching 1970-09-01:1970-09-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection During the period of the underground movement Wanching was once completely surrounded by underground guerillas and forced..
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  4. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wakching bringing rice into the granary diaries Konyak Wakching 1970-09-01:1970-09-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection At Wakching I filmed the bringing in of rice into the (68) granaries. Their doors are carved in traditional style...
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  5. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Henlong Shoupa private collection Wakching 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next girls at the well ; Henlong's house Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 girls at the well ; Henlong's house diaries Henlong Shoupa Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private ..
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  6. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Wangpo private collection Wakching 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next son of former blacksmith (Wangpo) ; opium smoking Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 son of former blacksmith (Wangpo) ; opium smoking diaries Wangpo Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 ..
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  7. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Chinyang Shoupa private collection Wakching 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next many guns and few wild animals Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 many guns and few wild animals diaries Chinyang Shoupa Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection ..
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  8. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wakching carrying baskets into village diaries Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In the late afternoon I went once more to the village and even in the dusk men and women with heavy baskets were ..
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  9. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Liplung private collection Wakching 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next Liplung sings songs of the old times in the girl's dormitories Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 Liplung sings songs of the old times in the girl's dormitories diaries Liplung Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-..
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  10. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wakching leaving in sadness diaries Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection I left Wakching sadly with the feeling that probably I would not return. Perhaps it is better not to repeat this visit, - in a..
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  11. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wakching useless new hall diaries Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection (69) In the centre of the village, on the very highest part is a tin-roofed building, - decorated however with carvings of ..
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  12. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Wakching a good meal diaries Konyak Wakching 1970-09-02:1970-09-02 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tonight we were lavishly entertained in the house of the S.D.O.P.W.D., who is from Kerala and provided an excellent meal. Next R71282..
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  13. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Ngamang private collection Wakching 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next saying goodbye Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 saying goodbye diaries Ngamang Konyak Wakching 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon, 3rd September The morning was lovely and I ..
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  14. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai disappointment , only Ang's house remains in Longkhai diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection After breakfast we went to Longkhai, the village I remembered as one of the most colourful...
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  15. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Likau Mauwang private collection Longkhai 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next old woman greets Haimendorf with enthusiasm Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 old woman greets Haimendorf with enthusiasm diaries Likau Mauwang Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 ..
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  16. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai older women and school children gather diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection While we talked to her other old women gathered and marvelled at the pictures in my book "The Konyak". At ..
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  17. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai most people in modern dress diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Ang's brother and a gaonbura were still more or less in traditional dress, but most people - except the very old ..
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  18. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai mass conversion to Christianity diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection There are various reasons for the changes in Longkhai. The entire village was converted to Christianity some ..
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  19. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai morungs collapsing diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Of the three morungs only one is being maintained, while the other two have been allowed to collapse. Next R71289 R71289 ..
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  20. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Mauwang private collection Longkhai 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next Longkhai burnt for involvement with resistance movement Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 Longkhai burnt for involvement with resistance movement diaries Mauwang Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12..
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  21. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Longkhai tattoo of man after 1936 expedition diaries Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The gaonbura who had welcomed us has still a face tattoo, and said that he had it done after the celebration ..
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  22. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Ngapnun private collection Longkhai 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next Ngapnun dead Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 Ngapnun dead diaries Ngapnun Konyak Longkhai 1970-09-03:1970-09-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Ngapnun, the beautiful Ang girl, is dead, and I left ..
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  23. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon permit extended for four days diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection (71) Mon, 4th September Today was to be my last day in Nagaland, but my permit has been unexpectedly extended for four days. ..
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  24. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon a friend dead diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The second news I received is tragic. A telegram from Betty, relayed from Shillong, contained the news that Armgart died in Unterweiland on ..
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  25. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Rikon Lhota private collection Mon 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next Mon village Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 Mon village diaries Rikon Lhota Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Both these news came only in the afternoon. In the morning ..
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  26. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon Ang of Mon with little power ; village guards diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Ang is an attractive looking young man with a full face tattoo and serow horns in his ear-lobes. He has ..
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  27. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon mound of head stones diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Ang's home burnt accidentally some years ago and hence there are few trophies. But there is a very large mound of head-stones in ..
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  28. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon photo of attractive girl in grass skirt diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection On the way back I photographed an attractive girl with a grass skirt. Next R71298 R71298 Previous R71296 R71296 ..
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  29. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Totok Totok unchanged and dress unchanged diaries Konyak Totok 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection This afternoon the ADC suggested a visit to Totok, and I am glad to have seen this village. It also occupies a ..
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  30. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Totok forked mithan post diaries Konyak Totok 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection A peculiarity of the village are the many clusters of forked posts, which stand in front of the houses. They are put up on the ..
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  31. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Totok menhirs connected with a cross-piece diaries Konyak Totok 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Hutton, 'Two Tours' In front of one morung stand two menhirs connected with a cross piece overgrown with orchids. ..
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  32. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Totok sitting board with hornbill heads and double-faced heads diaries Konyak Totok 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In a morung there is a peculiar sitting board. It not only ends in hornbill heads, but has ..
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  33. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Totok women carrying baskets of rice to village diaries Konyak Totok 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Strings of women, mainly clad only in small skirts were carrying baskets of rice up the steep slopes to the ..
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  34. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Chingai private collection Mon Mon 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next Chingai, retired translator of Oting living in comfort in Mon Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 Chingai, retired translator of Oting living in comfort in Mon diaries Chingai Konyak Mon Mon 1970-09-04:1970-09-04 Furer-Haimendorf ..
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  35. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon giving an address at the High School diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-05:1970-09-05 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon, 5th September Instead of going to Jorhat I stayed on and saw something of modern Konyak life. Today is "Teachers'..
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  36. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Chingai private collection Mon 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next photos of Chingai Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 photos of Chingai diaries Chingai Konyak Mon 1970-09-05:1970-09-05 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection At sunset I went to take photographs of Chingai and his..
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  37. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon delays in starting off diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection (74) Tang, 6th September We got up at 5 am intending to leave early in order to avoid the greatest heat. But there was the usual ..
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  38. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon Tapi R. (Tapti R.) down through the rice fields , through jungle and over bridge diaries Konyak Mon Tapi R. (Tapti R.) 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection From Mon the path descends steeply through jhum fields...
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  39. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang walk towards Tang diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection After crossing the river a long and steep climb began. It lead through old jhums and there was no shade. I took off my bush-shirt and ..
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  40. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang grave houses with decorations diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection A rest-house on a raised stone-built platform indicated that we were approaching the village. Soon we entered high forest, ..
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  41. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang morung diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection After crossing an old-type ditch which used to be part of the fortifications of Tang, we came to a morung, set high with stone steps flanked by ..
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  42. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang huge houses diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Most of the houses are very large, and the roofs look like the humps of gigantic animals. Instead of straight ridge-posts, - there are ..
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  43. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang settling in diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection A gaonbura in red cloth and a teacher came to meet us. As the rest camp is very far down, arrangements have been made to put us up in the ..
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  44. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang men engaged in rice cultivation doing ritual diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection There was a genna on, and this meant that for the moment we could not enter. But we passed along the side ..
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  45. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang using bamboos to divine which fields to cultivate diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In front of the door a small fire was built, and specially prepared pairs of bamboo were held over it. ..
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  46. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang smoked rats and other food diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection After the omen of the bamboo sticks had been taken, the food brought by the men and that was provided by the Ang's household ..
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  47. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang Christianity in Tang diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang contains 204 houses, and of these 87 are Christian. Christianity was brought to Tang only 5 years ago, but today there is an Ao..
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  48. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang the Ang and his family and enormous house diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Ang's house is enormous and was newly repaired by the villagers giving 3 days of free labour earlier this ..
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  49. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang old Ang with twenty wives diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The old Ang has still some 20 wives, but most of them are of Ben class and quite old, and hardly distinguishable from domestic ..
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  50. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang the advantages of Christianity diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Towards dusk we went to the house of the "Area Council Member", a middle aged man of Ben class, who seems to be more ..
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  51. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang a Christian with two wives diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Our host admitted that he had two wives and that Christians should have only one, but excused himself by saying that he had ..
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  52. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang old Ang smoking opium diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In the evening we took two bottles of rum to the house of the Ang. We found him sitting at his hearth with his half brother and a ..
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  53. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang daos and utensils in house of the Ang diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The hall used by the Ang is very orderly, and a large collection of dao of various shapes and other weapons and ..
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  54. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang a drinking party and singing diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-06:1970-09-06 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Ang has little personality and did not feel like talking very much, though the rum gradually mellowed the atmosphere. ..
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  55. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang slept well despite noise diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-07:1970-09-07 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection (79) Tang, 7th September Being very tired I slept well despite the noise in the house we stayed. People talk and laugh till well..
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  56. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang no sign of promised dance ; man combing hair diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-07:1970-09-07 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection The Area Council Member and the gaonburas had promised to arrange for a dance, and we were up early thinking..
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  57. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang mock head-hunt and dance , girls dance diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-07:1970-09-07 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Later a first group of dancers arrived, - very well attired and most colourful. nagafilmsC39191.jpg nagafilms..
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  58. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang a walk round the village diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-07:1970-09-07 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In the afternoon we made a round of the village. It is very large and dispersed. The morungs are in good order and all contain ..
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  59. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang the Ang's house and communal group diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-07:1970-09-07 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection In the evening we first talked to the gaonburas and then visited a group of boys and girls in the Ang's house. They ..
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  60. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Tang return to Mon diaries Konyak Tang 1970-09-08:1970-09-08 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon, 8th September This morning it rained and we started from Tang in slight rain at about 10 am. - Yesterday we had heard that a young ..
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  61. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Yoting preparations for a funeral , funeral of a Christian diaries Konyak Yoting 1970-09-08:1970-09-08 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection However, on our way to Mon we had intended to visit Yoting, a village of some 80 houses, and a ..
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  62. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon return to Mon diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-08:1970-09-08 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection When we left Yoting it was 2.45 pm and the weather was fine. We reached the bridge quickly and the climb to Mon was not as hot as I had ..
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  63. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Chingwang Konyak private collection Mon 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 diaries Next dinner with a Konyak minister Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 5 dinner with a Konyak minister diaries Chingwang Konyak Konyak Mon 1970-09-08:1970-09-08 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection We arrived in..
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  64. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf Naga diary on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Mon leaving Mon for Assam diaries Konyak Mon 1970-09-09:1970-09-09 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-12:1970-09-09 private collection Jorhat, 9th September This morning I recorded an interview for All India Radio, - the Minister asking questions. We left Mon at 10.30..
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  65. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Shillong tribal populations of NEFA in 1961 notes Shillong 1970-08-08:1970-08-08 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Tribal Populations of NEFA 1961 Shillong 881970 Tirap District Nocte 19,349 Tangsas 10,892 Wanchos 23,392 ..
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  66. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Longkhai (Longkai) clans and marriage notes Zemi Longkhai (Longkai) 1970-08-13:1970-08-13 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Longkai 1381970 Zemi clans: Heneumi Nkome M-Pame Hezalme ? (Hezan-me) Sogame Marriages are not exogamous...
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  67. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Waphu (Bara Wapu) clans in Dimasa village notes Dimasa Waphu (Bara Wapu) 1970-08-14:1970-08-14 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection 1481970 Bara Wapu. Dimasa village. Owun clan: Naidingsa Gaonbura of this clan. Clans are exogamous, with ..
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  68. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Jatinga founding of village notes Jaintia Jatinga 1970-08-15:1970-08-15 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection 1581970 Jatinga - Jaintia village was founded in 1905. Next R71505 R71505 Previous R71503 R71503 notes Next founding of village ..
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  69. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong fields in Laisong notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-16:1970-08-16 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection 1681970 Laisong I.B. Two men of Ha-dzailo, a village of 25 houses above I.B. visible on top of ridge. They came from their fields ..
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  70. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong clans and early history of village notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-17:1970-08-17 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection 1781970 Laisong clan = heke Henume Indriami Nekome Henueme (sic) Garengsa Tarausame_______all exogamous unit ..
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  71. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Deusuba of Laisong Mekolang of Laisong private collection Laisong 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 notes Next boys and girls dormitories; stories and animals Furer-Haimendorf Previous Zemi 7 boys and girls dormitories; stories and animals notes Deusuba of Laisong Mekolang of Laisong Zemi Laisong 1970-08-17:..
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  72. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong colonies of Laisong notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-17:1970-08-17 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Colonies of Laisong: Chota Laisong (Henraitsa) Hepokolo Guilong is a colony of Tungdze. Borolinglo is an original village; ..
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  73. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong clans and original landowners notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-18:1970-08-18 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong 1881970 Other Zemi clans: Mpenme Hezatme & Sogame - in Hokai, near Haflong. Kadepeo - original landowners, ..
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  74. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong clearing of land notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-18:1970-08-18 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection In December the village elders decide where the new jhums are going to be cleared. If in one area there is not enough room for all ..
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  75. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong brideprice notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-18:1970-08-18 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Brideprice: It used to be paid in mithan, one mithan was the minimum, more could be given. Cash price was Rs. 300-400, and is today Rs. 600...
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  76. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong wedding notes Zemi Laisong 1970-08-18:1970-08-18 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Wedding: The wedding lasts one day. In the bride's house a pig is sacrificed and food prepared. This is sent to the groom's house, where the ..
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  77. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajaichak (Hosaichak) clans and girl's dormitory notes Zemi Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hosaichak 1981970 Clans: Ne-ume ________Indrame 2 morungs: Hangsuebeme (upper) ..
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  78. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Kuitalang of Hosaichak Dekuying of Hosaichak private collection Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 notes Next clan lands and morungs Furer-Haimendorf Previous Zemi 7 clan lands and morungs notes Kuitalang of Hosaichak Dekuying of Hosaichak Zemi Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 ..
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  79. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajaichak (Hosaichak) deities notes Zemi Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Deities: Tingwang - the highest god (ting = sky, wang = rajah). Ke-de-wang - (male) god of the earth Ship-rai - god..
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  80. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajaichak (Hosaichak) death and funerals notes Zemi Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Buffaloes or mithan are sacrificed on the death of a big man. The sacrifice is made immediately. The ..
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  81. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo morungs and clans notes Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo 1981970 Three morungs: Inkakianga 30 members Hangsenbeikianga Sumkianga Clans: Nkome Indiame Niu-me (= Henume) Next R71518..
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  82. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo festival before harvest notes Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hemeubuido - festival before harvest when buffalo or bull is sacrificed. (Hemeu = rice, buido = cutting). Here the buffalo was ..
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  83. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Hegesimba of Hosaichak private collection Kepelo 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 notes Next morungs and clans Furer-Haimendorf Previous Zemi 7 morungs and clans notes Hegesimba of Hosaichak Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hegesimba is the 'owner' of..
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  84. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo birth notes Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Birth - On the 5th day after the birth the child is named by the father or grandfather. The mother is not segregated. There is no genna imposed on ..
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  85. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo land of dead notes Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection There is no deity in Haruiram, the land of the dead. Next R71522 R71522 Previous R71520 R71520 notes Next land of dead Furer-Haimendorf ..
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  86. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kepelo morung membership and re-building notes Zemi Kepelo 1970-08-19:1970-08-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection There is no rite connected with the entrance of a boy to the morung, but it is the morung members who decide when a boy..
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  87. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Linglopungo size and founding of village notes Zemi Linglopungo 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection (Nolou) Linglopungo 2081970 They are a colony of Hosaichak, not of Borolinglo. There are 37 houses. Two morungs ..
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  88. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Linglopungo stones for love affairs notes Zemi Linglopungo 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Kure-ing is the man for whom 50 stones were put up as a tally of his love affairs. The stones were put up 6-7 years ago..
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  89. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Linglopungo clans and land notes Zemi Linglopungo 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection There are three Kadepeos in Linglopungo. One of them Helamtsong (gaonbura), another Hekungkeyung, third Heingkambe - all Indrame..
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  90. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajaichak (Hosaichak) history of family and various customs notes Zemi Hajaichak (Hosaichak) 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hosaichak 2081970 Inf. oldest man of Hosaichak He was born in Hosaichak. His father ..
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  91. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Pakai of Impoi private collection Impoi 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 notes Next Impoi customs Furer-Haimendorf Previous Zemi 7 Impoi customs notes Pakai of Impoi Zemi Impoi 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Inf. Pakai, son of Namkia - of Imphoi and Mpame clan...
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  92. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajaichak (Hasoichak) crimes and offences notes Zemi Hajaichak (Hasoichak) 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection (out of order) Hasoichak 2081970 In informant's youth offenders were exiled from the village. Offences ..
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  93. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong Bagan founding and lands and clans notes Zemi Laisong Bagan 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong Bagan (garden) 2081970 The village was founded 11 years ago. They came from Hasoichak. They came here ..
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  94. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong Bagan intermarriage notes Zemi Laisong Bagan 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Christians observe clan exogamy. They have not yet intermarried with the Christians of Laisong. They can intermarry with non-..
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  95. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Laisong Bagan festival before rice harvest notes Zemi Laisong Bagan 1970-08-20:1970-08-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection The festival before the rice harvest is celebrated if they have money. The pre-harvest festival is celebrated ..
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  96. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajailo various customs and rites, morungs notes Zemi Hajailo 1970-08-21:1970-08-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Hajailo 2181970 There are two morungs Clans: Garengsa (sub-clan of Ne-ume). There is only this one clan. As there ..
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  97. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Boronienglo clan history notes Zemi Boronienglo 1970-08-21:1970-08-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Boronienglo 2181970 There are two clans: Indrame & Ne-ume. Here are no Garengsa houses. While the Hajailo people were here ..
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  98. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    Ramsangto of Chota Laisong private collection Hemraichak 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 notes Next founding of village Furer-Haimendorf Previous Zemi 7 founding of village notes Ramsangto of Chota Laisong Zemi Hemraichak 1970-08-22:1970-08-22 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection ..
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  99. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Haflong officials notes Zemi Haflong 1970-08-23:1970-08-23 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Haflong 2381970 N.L. Daulagupu, Secretary to the Executive Committee of the District Council, North Cachar Hills. S.C. Dam, E.A.C. Haflong G...
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  100. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook on his return to Nagaland, 1970
    1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Chi (Chui) clans and Angs notes Konyak Chi (Chui) 1970-08-26:1970-08-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1970-08-08:1970-09-08 private collection Chui 2681970 Clans: Wang-ha, Wangshu, Chingtaulim - exogamous Bin: Toakin, Wangnaulim, Niemlim, Ketlim, Lonpholim. Koklim - ..
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