Every year the State of Manipur celebrates the “Manipur Sangai Festival” from 21st to 30th November. The ‘Festival’ is named after the State animal, Sangai, the brow-antlered deer found only in Manipur.
It started in the year 2010 and has grown over the years into a big platform for Manipur to showcase its rich tradition and culture to the world. The festival is labeled as the grandest festival of the State today and helps promote Manipur as a world class tourism destination.
Every edition of the festival showcases the tourism potential of the state in the field of Arts & Culture, Handloom, Handicrafts, Indigenous Sports, Cuisine, Music and Adventure sports of the state etc.
This year’s Sangai Festival will more epic with the addition of a downhill mountain bike race organized by Manipur Xtreme Sports.
The Sangai MTB Downhill will take place on 29th and 20th Novemeber 2019 in Thanga, Manipur. The race will be held on short distance track with technical features which will be good fun for new and expert riders.
There will be cash prizes for first 6 riders.
The Sangai MTB Downhill organized by Manipur Xtreme Sports (Creators of X-Jam) is a great initiative to keep the sports alive in a great occasion to celebrate the famous Sangai Festival.
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