Laa Khanganui

Laa khanganui is a form of beauty contest in our ancient society.  It is performed during the seed-sowing festival called Luira, by all unmarried women in the village including teenage girls who have attained puberty.  Participants clad in traditional attire with bangles and necklace (kongsang), sing folk songs and walk gracefully in circle.  Their mesmerizing bodies and beauties are enchanted …