Crowd of boys sitting

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'The boys are waiting to take part in a ceremony, possibly the Thekrangi genna, which is marked by dancing and singing on the part of young, unmarried boys and girls and takes place over three days. They are holding banana leaf cups for rice beer.'

Access Information



Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Angami Naga

Ethnic group: Eastern Angami Naga

Ethnic group: Khezha Naga

Genna is a Naga word for 'feast'

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

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