Kuki (people) "genna" post, ritual post

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'A carved post with three forks, commemorating a ceremony (genna). The word genna was used by many contemporary ethnographers to describe any type of ritual. It is probably derived from the Angami word kenna.'

Access Information



Ethnic group: Chin

Ethnic group: Thado Chin

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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