Moirang Sai – Women’s Ballad

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Moirang Sai – Women’s Ballad


Manipuri traditional women’s musical ballad accompanied with Pena, Pung & Sen (or Mandila). Stories of Khamba and Thoibi sung widely in the valley at many social occasions. Such kind of performance was flourishing during the period of 2nd world war. Langathel Thoinu is the pioneer of the Moirang-sai. Main resources foundation of the Moirang-sai’s musical tunes is derivative form of Pena music and blending with other forms of Manipuri traditional music.

Number of Performers: 5+
Duration: 30 min & more