Imphal is the capital city of Manipur. Complimented by numerous age old monuments and the worlds oldest existing Polo ground, the place is an attractive tourist destination where one can spend moments of tranquility in the lap of nature. The dense forests, the sprawling grasslands and lovely rivers add to the splendor of this raw and untouched place that awaits exploration. Even though the place has been constantly disturbed by insurgencies, the spirits of people soars high in this beautiful valley.
This quaint city is home to the peaceful and hospitable Manipuri civilians that are basically divided into many ethnicities, among which the Meitei, Naga and Kuki can be mentioned. Meitei, the main community of Manipur, has an interesting Vaishnavite culture. The local people here believe in gender equality and many females are seen working in commercial places.