It was an unplanned trip that day which took us to Wangoo. I had been told about this little village and its presiding deity, Tampha Lairembi, in connection to a study. And it was this connection that took me to the little village. Wangoo is about 63 kilometers by road from Imphal and roughly 19 … Continue reading A trip to Wangoo: the journey, the shrines
Today is Cheiraoba, the start of another year in the Meitei calendar. It is a day ideally spent with one’s own family. In many homes, guests are not really welcomed with open arms on this day. The first half of the day is typically spent in and around the kitchen while the remaining half would … Continue reading A happy meal, a Hillock and the Flora of the Season : Happy Cheiraoba!