MANIPUR: PLACES TO VISIT

Manipur is a small state at the eastern most part of India, with Assam on its West, Nagaland to the North, Mizoram to the South and Myanmar to the East.

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Manipur Locator Map

MANIPUR STATE STATS:

Total Area: 22,327 Sq. Km (8,621 Sq. Mi) Rank: 23rd
POPULATION (2011): 2,721,756 Rank: 22nd
CAPITAL CITY: Imphal  
LITERACY RATE: 79.85%
HDI: 0.707 Rank: 5th
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: Manipuri  
Official Website: www.manipur.gov.in  

 

 

Kangla Gate, West entrance to Kangla Fort
Kangla Gate, West entrance to Kangla Fort

Kangla Palace
Kangla Palace

A Sanamahi Temple at Kangla
A Sanamahi Temple at Kangla

Imphal City (Capital)
Imphal City (Capital)

Kangla Sha, the State Emblem
Kangla Sha, the State Emblem

Leimaram Falls
Leimaram Falls

Shree Govindajee Temple
Shree Govindajee Temple

St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Imphal
St. Joseph's Cathedral, Imphal

Manipuri  Dance
Manipuri Dance

Manipuri  University
Manipuri University

Manipuri  Tribal  Women
Manipuri Tribal Women

Manipuri  Dancers
Manipuri Dancers

Pena, a musical instrument
Pena, a musical instrument

FOLLOWING PHOTOGRAPHS SHOW THE NATURAL BEAUTY OF MANIPUR:

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STATE SYMBOLS: (COURTESY WIKIPEDIA)

State animal Sangai (Rucervus eldii eldii) sangai
State bird Nongyeen  
State flower Siroi Lily (Lilium mackliniae) siroi lily
State tree Uningthou  


TOURIST INFORMATION:

WEBSITE: www.tourismmanipur.nic.in
Commissioner of Tourism
Govt. of Manipur
Phone: +91-0385-2451916

Sr. Manager of Hotel Imphal
Phone: +91-0385-2443967, 2443969