Hmuifang

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Hmuifang
Hmuifang Mountain Side.jpg
Hmuifang Mountainside
Elevation 1,619 m (5,312 ft)
Prominence 1,619 m (5,312 ft)
Location
Location Aizawl District, Mizoram, India

Hmuifang is a tourist spot near Aizawl, Mizoram. It is about 50 km from Aizawl With an elevation of 1619 metres, the mountain is still covered with virgin forests reserved since the Mizo Chief's time.[1] Hmuifang is on the way to Lunglei.

History[edit]

Hmuifang Tourist resort has been built right on the former land of Lallianvunga the erstwhile chief who used to rule over the villages in the mountain.[2] Hmuifang is also the source of Tuirial River.

Thalfavang Kut[edit]

Thalfavang Kut, a Mizo festival is being regularly being held in Hmuifang organized the Tourism Department of Mizoram to promote Tourism.[3] Different Mizo dances like Cheraw, Sawlakai, Siktuithiang lam and Chheihlam[4] are showcased in the festival.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HMUIFANG TOURIST RESORT". Govt of Mizoram. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 
  2. ^ Patawrawt. "Hmuifang tlang ah lawn ru". misual.com. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "V Purushothaman Keen to Build Mizoram Tourist Destination". Northeast Today. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Thalfavang Kut hawn a ni". Ralvengtu. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 
  5. ^ "GOVERNOR IN THALFAVANG KUT A HMANPUI". DIPR Mizoram. Retrieved 24 August 2012. 

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