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Ritual Music of Manipur (India)

Various Artists
Ritual Music of Manipur (India)

Released in 1960, Ritual Music of Manipur (India) features spiritual and devotional songs from Manipur state in northeastern India. Around 250 years ago Hinduism came to Manipur from Bengal, and the majority of the population now belongs to the Vaishnava sect of Hinduism. The liner notes include a history of Manipur's religion, explanations of each song, and black-and-white photographs of the region's religious rituals.

Track Listing

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Devotional song To Ima Leimaren n/a 1:29
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102
Invocation to Ima Leimaren n/a 3:34
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103
Lai Loukatba Ritual Music n/a 5:14
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104
Laipou Jagoi Ritual Music Women-devotees dancing at the shrine of the Lai Harouba 2:55
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105
Khamba Ritual Dance Dancers at the Lai Haroube 7:37
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201
Lei Katbe Ritual Maidens dancing 7:52
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202
Song of Ima Leimaren n/a 1:21
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203
Palace Song n/a 1:04
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204
Arti Ritual Music Devotee at the shrine of Shri Radha-Krishna 4:53
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205
Krishna Abhisar Shri Krishna with flute 4:29
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206
Basok Song Young girl 3:49

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