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Khongamalei – indigenous Manipuri orchid

The answer to the stumbling block of where the Meiteis came from is still in the realm of folklore. And folk traditions, notoriously, have a way of getting into history in stable identity but not in genealogy. A handful of colonial officials in the first half of the 20th century, wrote our ethnographies, in which they always included a guesswork …

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