Entertainment

Different types of entertainment were performed during Luira celebration. The various entertainments include Laa khanganui (song competition), khangatuk (wrestling), thingneira (tug-of-war), pheichak (folk dance), zeipa kaphar (javelin throw), rai khangathat (warrior art) etc. were performed.

Far left: A group of girls singing folk song. Second & third left: Tug-of-war competition. (Photo: Perennial Studio)
Middle: Young women performing folk dance.       

Third right: Youth performing folk dance Second right: Warrior displaying defense technique. Far right: Youth portraying warrior attack.

Luira festival folk songs Khayao laa, Saotheila, Thingneira khangakhun laa and Sinakeithei Luira phanit.

Luita sakha lailu

Foksa shai ngaiuya ayanga,
Ayang tak changrane,
Shangrei tak theng kazang mafara,
Kazang mafar farkhalailu,
Harvozane thui kapam. By: KM. Khongson. more...