Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, October 6, 2022

Manipur

 

 

 Nungjeng Pukhri

 

 

Kangla is one of the holy places for Manipuris. It is an important place of pilgrimage for the Manipuris who live in Manipur,Assam, West Bengal , Uttar Pradesh, Bangladesh and Mayanmar. There is the belief that Lord Pakhangba is the presiding deity of Kangla.There are about 360 important temples in Kangla. There is also holy tank which is believed  to the be the  abode of  Lord Pakhangba .There are also sacred pools like "Chingkhei Nungjeng", "Manung Nungjeng" and "Lai Pukhri."