Akongjamba facts for kids
Akongjamba (Meitei: ꯑꯀꯣꯡꯖꯥꯝꯕcode: mni is deprecated ) or Akongchampa (Meitei: ꯑꯀꯣꯡꯆꯥꯝꯄcode: mni is deprecated ) is one of the principal characters in ancient Moirang Kangleirol legend. He is a lover of goddess Phouoibi and a mortal being belonging to the Thoidingjam. Fate doesn't permit the lovers to unite, which induces both to take rebirth for the unfulfilled love.
In popular culture
- "Phouoibi, the rice goddess", a bailad opera, was performed by the Laihui Ensemble in 2009, based on the mythical saga of the goddess Phouoibi and Akongjamba.
- "Phouoibi Shayon", a 2017 mythology based Manipuri language feature film was released, based on the love story of goddess Phouoibi and Akongjamba.
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