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How to Plan a Bridal Shower in Manipur!

Fancy Bridesmaids Manipuri Weddings

Our experts quip on How to Plan a Bridal Shower in Manipur and which Vendors will work!

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From Hobby to Art: A Profile of Manipur’s Best Wedding Photographer Rashingam Ngoruh!

Rashingam Ngoruh Photography

Read about Rashingam Ngoruh a seasoned photographer travelling in different parts of India on invitation to cover weddings and to hold photo exhibitions of his works ranging from nature, landscape, faces, to abstract photography. 

Manipuri Wedding Trends to watch out in 2018

Manipuri Weddings Trends

The last two- three wedding seasons in Manipur were quite a riot in terms of fashion trends, makeup, decor, photography and everything else! We loved it all but there are certain trends which we wouldn’t mind if it would repeat this season and the next too!

How to plan a Green Wedding/Event in Manipur

garden wedding

Green events are environment friendly events that focus on minimising waste and use of plastic materials during the set up of the event. As responsible citizen of this earth, we must be aware and conscious about the environment we live in, a sense of responsibility for the environment needs to be developed. With Mother Nature

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Venue Decorators in Manipur

Meitei Bride on her wedding day

Venue Decorators make our dream weddings a reality! From making the wedding stage to setting up a cosy space to hang out, these people can make your weddings a memorable one! 

Luhongba: The Wedding Day

Luhongba: The Wedding Day

Luhongba or the wedding day is a day long ritual among the Meiteis. It comprise of different stages of rituals which lay the foundation of a new life for the couple.

Meitei (Hindu) Wedding Rituals

Manipuri Weddings: Lei Chaiba

Meitei wedding rituals run into months. It begins from the day the groom’s family visit the bride’s house for “haina singnaba” or the Mangon Kaaba; (the go-between) and culminates with the Tha-phaba (or the first-month anniversary luncheon). Numerous rituals and rites are followed of which the waroipot (sealing the deal or formal engagement), the heijingpot (can be likened to bridal shower of the west but is also similar to engagement as well), the luhongba (wedding) and the mangani chakouba (luncheon reception at the brides’ residence) are considered the most important ones. Of the long list of rituals, we have listed out the most important and significant ones here.