Ukhrul

Ukhrul

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<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities for details -->Ukhrul is a town in Ukhrul district in the state of Manipur, India. It is the administrative headquarter of the Ukhrul district. There are also four Sub-Divisions in the district for administering the villages in and around it. The villages however are govern by the 'Church' and the 'Village Heads'.

Geography

Ukhrul is located at . It has an average elevation of above sea level. It has wet summer and cold and dry winter.

Culture

Ukhrul is dominated by the Tangkhul Nagas.They have a rich culture. Each cultural activity is centred on the propitiation of deity known as 'Kameo". They have their own traditional folk dance known as 'Pheichak'. Pheichak occupies an important place in the live of the Tangkhul. There are many forms of pheichak and every pheichak depicts or expresses the live of the people. Raiyot is the war dance which is performed before and after going to war. Luivatyot, shomkhapyot, Luirayot etc. are different forms of pheichak associated with agricultural live of the people.

Dress

Tangkhul wears a colourful traditional dresses.Women wear 'Kashan' and 'Kongsang' while men have their shawl known as 'Haora'. However, with the advance of Christianity, they have been rapidly westernized.

Language

The common language is 'Tangkhul'. However there are different kinds of dialects for every village. There are more than 200 dialects estimated be spoken in each and every......
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