Category: About Manipur

The people of Manipur

The people of Manipur include Meitei, Naga, Kuki, Meitei Pangal and other colourful communities which have lived together in complete harmony for centuries. These are the people whose folklore, myths & legends, dances, indigenous games and martial arts, exotic handlooms & handicrafts are infested with the mystique of nature. The wonders has no end in Manipur.

Flora and Fauna

Flora & Fauna FLORA AND FAUNA : Blessed with an amazing variety of flora and fauna, 67% of the geographical area of Manipur is hill tract covered forests. Depending on the altitude of hill ranges, the climatic condition varies from tropical to sub-alpine. The wet…

Museum

Museum Manipur State Museum: -This museum, located near the Imphal Pologround has a fairly good display of the state’s heritage and a collection of portraits of Manipur’s former rulers. Items of special interests are costumes, arms and weapons, relics and historical documents. It opens at…

Art and Culture of Manipur

ART AND CULTURE: – Its own art-forms and cultural expressions and ramifications distinctly showcase Manipur to the World. Its famous classical dance remains unique in all Manipuri dance forms whether it’s folk, classical or modern and has a different style and gesture of movement. Love…

Festivals of Manipur

Festivals of Manipur Manipur is a land of festivities. Merriments and mirth-making go on round the year. A year in Manipur represents a cycle of festivals. Hardly a month passes by without a festival which, to the Manipuris, is a symbol of their cultural, social…

Indigenous games of Manipur

Photo Games Description Sagol Kangjei (Manipuri Polo):- The Sagol Kangjei has been adapted and adopted by the international enthusiasts of the game as Polo and now it’s now being played worldwide. Today, the world has accepted that the game of Polo originated from Manipur. The…

Handicrafts

Since cane and bamboo are abundantly available basketry has been a popular occupation of the people of Manipur. Different shapes and sizes with different designs are manufactured for domestic and ritualistic. Heijing Kharai, Phiruk & Lukmai are exclusively meant for ceremonies such as wedding, birth…

Handloom

Manipur enjoys a distinct place amongst the Handloom zones in India. Handloom industry is the largest cottage industry in the State. This industry has been flourishing since time immemorial. One of the special features of the industry is that women are the only weavers. According…

How to reach Manipur

The beautiful city of Imphal, the capital of Manipur is connected by Air, Train and Bus from other places as follows : By Air to Imphal Imphal Tulihal Airport is located about 8km from the heart of the City and is well connected directly from…

Where to stay in Manipur

Where To Stay in Manipur Hotels  Address  Telephone Hotel Imphal North AOC,Imphal 2220459,2224354, 2223250,2223723 State Guest House Babupara ,Imphal 2221212  Assembly Guest House Majorkhul,Imphal 2222623  Youth Hostel Khuman Lampak , Imphal 2223423 Hotel Nirmala Thangal Bazar ,Imphal 2229014,2224354 Hotel Excellency Keishampat ,Imphal 2225401 Hotel Anand Continental Thangal…

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