Bilaeshi khel of Tuensang is holding a dance : Row of Dancers

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'Bilaeshi khel (village part) of Tuensang is holding a dance. There is no clue as to the reason for this particular dance; it may have been in J.P. Mills' honour. This is the largest and most powerful of the Chang villages. The dancer form a large circle holding hands. This photograph was taken at 8 am after 11 hours of dancing.'

Access Information



Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Chang Naga

This event is also seen in images D.26 through D.27, D.29

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by J.P. Mills