Supermoon

Full moon of December 3, 2017; Scientists have been described the full moon as ‘Supermoon’ and will be witnessed by each individual during December 3 to December 9, 2017. During this period, it will be seen 14% larger and will be seen 30% brighter than those seen on usual days. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

Full moon of December 3, 2017; Scientists have been described the full moon as ‘Supermoon’ and will be witnessed by each individual during December 3 to December 9, 2017. During this period, it will be seen 14% larger and will be seen 30% brighter than those seen on usual days. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 – Day 8

Cultural performance by artists from Pherzawl during Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 Day 8 at main venue BOAT, Palace Compound, Imphal. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir 

Cultural performance by artists from Pherzawl during Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 Day 8 at main venue BOAT, Palace Compound, Imphal. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir 

Manipur Sangai festival 2017 – Day 7

Pung Cholom performance by Guru Irabot Institute of Manipuri Culture on November 27 during Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 Day 7 at main venue BOAT, Palace Compound, Imphal. Thang Ta performance by troops of Meetei Indigenous Thang Ta & Cultural Institute on November 27, 2017, 7th Day of Maniour Sangai Festival 2017 at Main Venue BOAT, […]

Pung Cholom performance by Guru Irabot Institute of Manipuri Culture on November 27 during Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 Day 7 at main venue BOAT, Palace Compound, Imphal. Thang Ta performance by troops of Meetei Indigenous Thang Ta & Cultural Institute on November 27, 2017, 7th Day of Maniour Sangai Festival 2017 at Main Venue BOAT, […]

Manipur Sangai Festival 2017

On the second day of the Tourism Festival of Manipur Sangai Festival 2017, the cultural show was performed by various artists, including a traditional performance from Nagaland at BOAT. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

On the second day of the Tourism Festival of Manipur Sangai Festival 2017, the cultural show was performed by various artists, including a traditional performance from Nagaland at BOAT. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

2nd Kwatha Festival – Day 3

2nd Kwatha Festival, 2017 hosted by Roots For Freedom and Kwatha Peoples Welfare Organisation was held from October 27 to October 29, 2017. Various events including cultural items, songs and even thabal chongba were performed during the three day long festival which was organised at Kwatha Village in Tengnoupal District. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

2nd Kwatha Festival, 2017 hosted by Roots For Freedom and Kwatha Peoples Welfare Organisation was held from October 27 to October 29, 2017. Various events including cultural items, songs and even thabal chongba were performed during the three day long festival which was organised at Kwatha Village in Tengnoupal District. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

2nd Kwatha Festival – Day 2

2nd Kwatha Festival, 2017 hosted by Roots For Freedom and Kwatha Peoples Welfare Organisation was held from October 27 to October 29, 2017. Various events including cultural items, songs and even thabal chongba were performed during the three day long …

2nd Kwatha Festival, 2017 hosted by Roots For Freedom and Kwatha Peoples Welfare Organisation was held from October 27 to October 29, 2017. Various events including cultural items, songs and even thabal chongba were performed during the three day long festival which was organised at Kwatha Village in Tengnoupal District. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

Nightlife of Khwairamband Keithel

Women vendor of Khwairamband Ima Keithel, the only women market known in the world, on the street (despite heavy rain), at the wee hour of October 21, 2017. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

Women vendor of Khwairamband Ima Keithel, the only women market known in the world, on the street (despite heavy rain), at the wee hour of October 21, 2017. Photos by: Laishram Ranbir

Deepavali night in Imphal city

Deepavali night in Imphal city. Less celebration of the festive has been witness this year apart from thunders of different fire crackers despite banned by district administration, on October 19, 2017. Photos by :Laishram Ranbir

Deepavali night in Imphal city. Less celebration of the festive has been witness this year apart from thunders of different fire crackers despite banned by district administration, on October 19, 2017. Photos by :Laishram Ranbir

Sinnai Leichal

Sinnai Leichal, a fashion event to promote traditional Wangkheiphee organised by Wangkheiphee Mantri’s Handloom at Wangkhei Meiphoupham Lampak on October 14, 2017. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

Sinnai Leichal, a fashion event to promote traditional Wangkheiphee organised by Wangkheiphee Mantri’s Handloom at Wangkhei Meiphoupham Lampak on October 14, 2017. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

Construction work of Barak and Makru bridges along NH37, Imphal and Jiribam

Beginning of construction work of Barak and Makru bridges along National highway 37, Imphal and Jiribam at the location of their foundation stones by N Biren Singh, Chief Minister of Manipur on October 12, 2017. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

Beginning of construction work of Barak and Makru bridges along National highway 37, Imphal and Jiribam at the location of their foundation stones by N Biren Singh, Chief Minister of Manipur on October 12, 2017. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

Royal Riders Manipur in Association with Nagaland Motorcycle Club organised Free Health Camp at Tening, Nagaland

Royal Enfield riders from Royal Riders, Manipur (RRM), toured the border areas of the neighbouring states which do not have proper roads and communication system and organised free medical camp. For four days from September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017, the riders of RRM in association with Nagaland Motorcycle Club toured to Tening Village […]

Royal Enfield riders from Royal Riders, Manipur (RRM), toured the border areas of the neighbouring states which do not have proper roads and communication system and organised free medical camp. For four days from September 29, 2017 to October 2, 2017, the riders of RRM in association with Nagaland Motorcycle Club toured to Tening Village […]

RRM organised a Free Medical Camp at Tening Village, Peren District

Free Medical Camp at Tening Village, Peren District in Nagaland organised by Royal Riders Manipur in association with Nagaland Motorcycle Club on Semtember 29 to October 2, 2017 Photos – Laishram Ranbir

Free Medical Camp at Tening Village, Peren District in Nagaland organised by Royal Riders Manipur in association with Nagaland Motorcycle Club on Semtember 29 to October 2, 2017 Photos – Laishram Ranbir

World Tourism Day – 2017

World Tourism Day, 2017 organised by Tourism Department, Government of Manipur under the theme “Sustainable Tourism – a tool for development” was held at Phayeng Village, Imphal West on September 29, 2017. Cultural items like Khou Chongba, Thougal Jagoi, Exhibition of Mukna, Wa-Chingba (Khangching), Chakpa Song and different musical items were performed including “The Vinyl […]

World Tourism Day, 2017 organised by Tourism Department, Government of Manipur under the theme “Sustainable Tourism – a tool for development” was held at Phayeng Village, Imphal West on September 29, 2017. Cultural items like Khou Chongba, Thougal Jagoi, Exhibition of Mukna, Wa-Chingba (Khangching), Chakpa Song and different musical items were performed including “The Vinyl […]

World Tourism Day – 2017

World Tourism Day, 2017 organised by Tourism Department, Government of Manipur under the theme “Sustainable Tourism – a tool for development” was held at Phayeng Village, Imphal West on September 29, 2017. Cultural items like Khou Chongba, Thougal Jagoi, Exhibition of Mukna, Wa-Chingba (Khangching), Chakpa Song and different musical items were performed including “The Vinyl […]

World Tourism Day, 2017 organised by Tourism Department, Government of Manipur under the theme “Sustainable Tourism – a tool for development” was held at Phayeng Village, Imphal West on September 29, 2017. Cultural items like Khou Chongba, Thougal Jagoi, Exhibition of Mukna, Wa-Chingba (Khangching), Chakpa Song and different musical items were performed including “The Vinyl […]

11th Mega Marathon, Manipur 2017

Laithangbam Ranjan Singh and Nongthombam Chaoba Devi clinch men’s and women’s title in 11th Mega Marathon 2017 Laithangbam Ranjan Singh (1303) of Sunu Siphai in Bishnupur District and ASI in Pune and Nongthombam Chaoba Devi (857)of Luwangshangbam respectively clinched the men’s and women’s title of the 11th Mega Marathon – Run for Your Nation, organised by […]

Laithangbam Ranjan Singh and Nongthombam Chaoba Devi clinch men’s and women’s title in 11th Mega Marathon 2017 Laithangbam Ranjan Singh (1303) of Sunu Siphai in Bishnupur District and ASI in Pune and Nongthombam Chaoba Devi (857)of Luwangshangbam respectively clinched the men’s and women’s title of the 11th Mega Marathon – Run for Your Nation, organised by […]

Leikang Thambal

Night Blooming Cereus also known as Leikang Thambal in Manipuri taken during night time. As indicated by the name, flower of these cactus family plant blooms appear at night time and soon close after the sun rises. In late spring to early summer, the plant is adorned by a very large white fragrant flower where […]

Night Blooming Cereus also known as Leikang Thambal in Manipuri taken during night time. As indicated by the name, flower of these cactus family plant blooms appear at night time and soon close after the sun rises. In late spring to early summer, the plant is adorned by a very large white fragrant flower where […]

Villages in the remote border areas remain the worst of all ?

Laishram Ranbir With the BJP-led coalition government already completed 100 days with various developmental projects being undertaken up as compare with the past government has been quite an eye-opener for the state but when we look at our villages in the 21st century, our heads hang in shame. If writings on development issues of the rural […]

Laishram Ranbir With the BJP-led coalition government already completed 100 days with various developmental projects being undertaken up as compare with the past government has been quite an eye-opener for the state but when we look at our villages in the 21st century, our heads hang in shame. If writings on development issues of the rural […]