Friday, 01 May 2015 13:36


Yaosang is a 5-day celebration during the spring season starting from the full moon day of Lamta (March). It is practiced by Manipuris living all across the globe. It is the Manipuri version of the famous Hindu festival, Holi. ThabalChongba, a Manipuri folk dance is performed during this festival. The Hindus of Manipur play with colours during this festival. This year, we witnessed some sensational activities across different provinces in Manipur.
Manipuri youth thronged at Route39 Mantripukhri, Imphal to celebrate Holi, the festival of colours on the first day. With the theme 'Let's Colour', Holi EDM and Dance Festival 2015 was organised by the exquisite restaurant Route39 in association with Youth Street News for the youth of this region.In this fest, innumerable youth enjoyed the beats of DJ Ted, DJ Rewben, DJ Lum and DJ Sacc. They grooved to the tune of the Electronic Dance Music with lots of colours. As a special performance, members from dancing groups Pumpkin Crew and Ardac led by Sumeet and Vivek performed amazing steps to enthrall the youth. The event concluded was a triumph.
Notably, on the second day, colourful youth pedaled at ‎PedalAttack‬‬'s Holi bicycle ride in around Imphal city. The event proved successful with tons of participants called present and wholeheartedly realized the pedal round.
The “Yaosang Metal Fest” was the main event on the third day of the festival. The concert was organized by local bands, Pariah of Paradise‬ and 3 Strings‬.‬‬
“Peace Blast” started amazingly on the fourth day; however, due to unwanted disturbance it was halted. It was a great put up by the organizers wherein thousands of youth attended the event.
Last Day of the grand 5-day colour festival in and around Imphal featured various activities. ThabalChongba, EDM and dance fest closing, as well as various other Yaosang sports concluded with much success on this day.

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