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The book on the tattooing tradition of the Konyak tribe has been launched!! – The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters

The Konyak tribe, once notorious for their headhunting and famous for their facial tattoos, live in the remote North East India and the northwestern tip of Myanmar. The prominent and iconic “specs” facial tattoo of the Konyak men is a depiction of this unique cultural practice that distinguish the Konyaks to the rest of the Read more…

National Seminar on “Cultural Heritage of Nagaland” (29-30th September,2015) at Kohima Science College. – The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters

A presentation and lecture on the topic “The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters: The Konyak’s” was made by Ms. Phejin Konyak. Attending the seminar were academics and students from Kohima Science College, Nagaland University and professors from several other universities in India. Ms. Konyak shared about her research and documentation on the vanishing tattoo tradition Read more…

National Seminar on “Cultural Heritage of Nagaland” (29-30th September,2015) at Kohima Science College. – The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters

A presentation and lecture on the topic “The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters: The Konyak’s” was made by Ms. Phejin Konyak. Attending the seminar were academics and students from Kohima Science College, Nagaland University and professors from several other universities in India. Ms. Konyak shared about her research and documentation on the vanishing tattoo tradition Read more…

Interview Travel Channel Kunzum TV on Konyak Tattoo

Interview on Konyak tattoo cultural tradition for Kunzum TV channel on the 12th of August,2015 at Kunzum Travel Café, Hauz Khas village, Delhi by Ajay Jain, the owner who is a travel blogger for the Huffington Post, Tourism Authority of Thailand and Tourism Authority of Israel. Information was also shared about the Aoling festival of Read more…

Exhibition at the Indian museum Kolkata 6 September 2015

Interview on Konyak tattoo cultural tradition for Kunzum TV channel on the 12th of August,2015 at Kunzum Travel Café, Hauz Khas village, Delhi by Ajay Jain, the owner who is a travel blogger for the Huffington Post, Tourism Authority of Thailand and Tourism Authority of Israel. Information was also shared about the Aoling festival of Read more…

admin, Author at The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters

Jointly organised by Department of Anthropology, Kohima Science College and Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS), Bhopal. A presentation and lecture on the topic “The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters: The Konyak’s” was made by Ms. Phejin Konyak. Attending the seminar were academics and students from Kohima Science College, Nagaland University and professors from several Read more…

Uncategorized Archives – The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters

Jointly organised by Department of Anthropology, Kohima Science College and Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS), Bhopal. A presentation and lecture on the topic “The Last of the Tattooed Headhunters: The Konyak’s” was made by Ms. Phejin Konyak. Attending the seminar were academics and students from Kohima Science College, Nagaland University and professors from several Read more…

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