Ningol Chakouba is the festival of people of Manipur which represent their traditional heritage through its celebration. The festival is celebrated by married women who come to their parental house on the day to revive and cherish with the family. It is very popular social festival of the Meiteis or the Vaishnavites.
Time to Celebrate:
The Ningol Chakouba Festival is celebrated on the second day of the bright half in the Manipuri month of Hiyangei (November)
Manipur has an ethnic and traditional culture which is unique in its own terms. During the Ningol Chakouba festival, married women are specially invited along with their children by their parents and offered lavish meal and other supreme greetings to enjoy.
The festival provides an opportunity to the family members for being got together and strength the bond of affection between them. The festival revives the family values and makes the people able to share happiness and enjoyment with other.
The festival shows the love of the parents towards their daughters. A wonderful occasion to visit the house of the parents, the married women of Manipur eagerly waits for the festival to meet their family members.