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About kut festival
Kut Festival is an important festival celebrated in Manipur on 1st November every year, particularly by the Kuki-Chin Mizo groups of people. It is a harvest festival and a very happy occasion as their granaries are filled with sufficient stock of food. It is a thanksgiving festival as well as merry making festival when people come together to eat, drink, sing and dance. While people celebrate it throughout the state, a beauty parade called Miss Kut is organized at the 1st Bn Manipur rifles Parade Ground, which is an exciting event to watch.
Celebrated at every home and at 1st Bn Manipur Rifle Parade ground
Do and Don't
It is a celebration of prosperity in the form of singing, dancing and merry making. Don’t miss the Miss Kut beauty pageant held at 1st Bn Manipur Rifle Parade ground.
Kut festival is similar to the Punjabi harvest festival Baisakhi, a festival of prosperity.