DatesStart Date: 13-12-2020 End Date: 15-12-2020
Manipur is a state with an amalgamation of different cultures and traditions where each of the tradition has its own unique charm and dedication. There are numerous festivals of Manipur which is celebrated all year long. Some of the festivals of Manipur are as follows:
Apart from these, there are other festivals as well which the people of Manipur celebrate with great pleasure and happiness.
The Chumpha festival is an Annual Harvest festival which is celebrated by the Tanghul Nagas, and this is the community for whom this festival is of utmost importance. This festival is celebrated for seven days, out of which the last three days is the most enjoyable as it includes social gatherings between friends, families and relatives where they rejoice and have a great time. Also, this is the only festival where women have a significant role in order to make this festival much merrier.
This harvest festival of Manipur is celebrated at the end of the year i.e. in the month of December
This tribe of Manipur usually resides in the Ukhrul district in the state of Manipur. The people of this tribe are mostly seen to speak in their Tanghul language. Earlier the Tanghul Nagas lived on the hills, and later they were seen to migrate towards Manipur, Nagaland, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. Als, it was found that along with the Tanghul Nagas the other tribes which migrated was Chakhesangs, Angamis, Zeliangrongs, Poumais, Marams and Maos.