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Jun
22
Fri
Ambubasi Mela @ Kamakhya Devi Temple
Jun 22 – Jun 26 all-day
Ambubasi Mela @ Kamakhya Devi Temple | Guwahati | Assam | India

Ambubachi Mela or Ambubasi festival is also known as Ameti or Tantric fertility festival and is a four-day mela (fair).The festival is related to the Tantric cult.

Jul
13
Fri
Naknyulem @ Tuensang
Jul 13 all-day

Naknyülüm is celebrated by the Chang tribe in the month of July. Chang is one of the tribes of Nagaland.

Aug
8
Wed
Metumniu @ Tuensang/Kiphire
Aug 8 – Aug 12 all-day

Yimchungru, one of the tribes of Nagaland, celebrate Metumniu festival during the month of August every year.

Sep
3
Mon
Mongmong @ Tuensang/Kiphire
Sep 3 all-day

Mongmong festival is one of the major festival of the Sangtam tribe of Nagaland.

Oct
5
Fri
Yemshe @ Zunheboto
Oct 5 all-day

Yemshe is the main festival of the Pochury tribe of Nagaland. The festival is celebrated at the end of harvest season every year.

Nov
7
Wed
Tokhu Emong @ Wokha
Nov 7 all-day

Tokhü Emong is the harvest festival of the Lotha tribe of Nagaland. The festival marks the end of harvest season.

Nov
21
Wed
Manipur Sangai Festival
Nov 21 – Nov 30 all-day
Manipur Sangai Festival

The premier tourism festival of Manipur.

Dec
1
Sat
Hornbill Festival @ Kisama, Nagaland, India
Dec 1 – Dec 10 all-day
Hornbill Festival @ Kisama, Nagaland, India

Hornbill Festival is the premier tourism festival of Nagaland.

Jan
17
Thu
Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament @ Mapal Kangjeibung
Jan 17 – Jan 21 all-day
Manipur Statehood Day Women's Polo Tournament @ Mapal Kangjeibung | Imphal | Manipur | India

Manipur Tourism organizes the women’s polo tournament every year to commemorate the Manipur statehood day. Manipur is the birthplace of modern Polo.

Manipur Tourism will organize the 3rd Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament from January 17-21, 2018 at the Mapal Kangjeibung, Imphal. The tournament is a groundbreaking showcase of the only international women’s polo tournament in India. The teams and players for this unique polo event will be announced soon.

Manipur Tourism presents this tournament as a fitting event in the Birthplace of Modern Polo, in recognition of Manipur’s contribution of 2/3 of the women polo players of India. The league tournament will be played at Mapal Kangjeibung, the world’s oldest living polo ground.  The indigenous Manipuri pony will be exclusively used for the tournament. This tournament is also a part of Manipur Tourism’s initiative to save the unique endangered Manipuri pony and to promote Polo tourism in the State. 

Apr
24
Wed
Shirui Lily Festival @ Shirui Village Ground
Apr 24 – Apr 28 all-day
Shirui Lily Festival @ Shirui Village Ground | Shirui | Manipur | India

Manipur will celebrate its State Flower- Shirui Lily at the Shirui Lily Festival from April 24-28, 2018 at Ukhrul district. The festival will feature demonstrations of the age-old traditions and culture of the inhabitants of the district of Ukhrul.

Live music, cultural shows, beauty pageants, exhibits, folk songs, traditional dances and indigenous games and sports competitions like the Shirui Lily Grand Prix will form part of the celebration this year. The festival is being sponsored by the Department of Tourism, Manipur and organized by the Shirui Lily Festival Organizing Committee. Manipur Tourism aims to spread awareness about the endangered Shirui Lily and promote the district of Ukhrul as a must-visit tourist destination in Manipur through this festival. Manipur Tourism recognizes the importance of Shirui Lily as the State Flower of Manipur and the event is a part of its efforts to develop and implement sustainable and responsible tourism in the State.