Lai Haraoba is festival of Meiteis people group of Manipur in India. The festival is a piece of memory of the creation stories played by the gods with the primary birthplace of this universe and advancement of the plants and creatures through the will of Atiya Shidaba.
The Lai haraoba is the party of the Gods. Sanamahi, Pakhangba, Nongpok Ningthou, Leimarel and Panthoibi are a portion of the real divinities and separated from them around 364 Umang Lais or Jungle gods are likewise worshiped by the Meiteis. According to legendary conviction, the festival was first held at Koubru Ching.
Koubru Ching is a slope arranged in the northern end of Manipur. The festival is set apart to praise the formation of the universe and the memory of the development of plants, creatures and people. A similar custom and culture has been taken after down the ages by the individuals.