Manipur State Symbols

Manipur State Symbols

The Following are Manipur State Symbols. Manipur State Government have revealed symbols to be used in acceptable places and acceptable occasions to represent the state. These symbols the image of the state categorical its policy, It refers wealth and virtues within the terms of Animal, Bird, Flower and Tree.

Manipur State Animal

Sangai (Brow-antlered deer)


Scientific Name : Rucervus eldii eldii

Manipur State Bird

Manipur State bird

Mrs. Hume’s Pheasant

Scientific Name : Syrmaticus humiae

State Flower

Manipur State Symbols-Siroi Lily

Shirui Lily or Siroi Lily

Scientific Name : Lilium mackliniae

State Tree

Manipur State Symbols-Toona-Sinensis-Tree

Toon or Toona

Scientific Name : Toona sinensis

Emblem of Manipur

The Emblem of Manipur is the state emblem of Manipur. It features a Kangla Sha, a mythological creature that is half-lion and half-dragon.  The emblem was officially adopted by the state government on 18 December 1980.


Manipur is a state of India, Imphal is the capital capital of the state. It is bounded by Nagaland to the north, Mizoram to the south, and Assam to the west, Myanmar lies to its east. The state covers an area of 22,327 square kilometres. Manipur has been at the crossroads of Asian economic and cultural exchange for more than 2,500 years. It has long connected the Indian subcontinent to Southeast Asia, China, Siberia, Micronesia and Polynesia, enabling migration of people, cultures, and religions.

The name Manipur means “land of gems”. Its economy centres on agriculture and forestry, and trade and cottage industries also are important. Agriculture and forestry are the main sources of income. Rice is the major crop, and the rich soil also supports Corn, Sugarcane, Mustard, Tobacco, Orchard fruits, and pulses.