Dr. M Macha Chaoreikanba

Designation: Assistant Professor

Specialization: Manipuri Dance

Contact:

Email: chaoreikanba.chaorei [AT] gmail.com

Ph.D in Manipuri Dance,  Master in Manipuri,  Double graduate in Manipuri & Economics,  Certificate course in Dance Diploma in Dance Double, P.G. in Dance (Lai-Haraoba & Raas)

Website: http://manipuruniv.ac.in/faculty/224

EXPERIENCE

  • Presently working as an Asst. Prof. Dance (Manipuri) Department of Dance & Music, Manipur University, Canchipur, Full time
  • Worked as Instructor Manipuri Dance and Music in Slope Land English School, 2003-05 (10.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m.)
  • Worked as Instructor for Manipuri Dance in Huyen Lallong Manipur Thang-Ta Cultural Association, Irilbung, 2000-2005 (4.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.)
  • Instructor for Manipuri Dance for Hourakpam Sindam Voluntary Association, Kwakheithel, 1994-2000 (4.00 p.m. to 5. 30 p.m.)

KEY SKILL

  • Manipuri Folk Dance, Manipuri Classical Dance, Contemporary Dance, Creative Dance.
  • Choreography, Art Direction & Direction in Films, Shumang  Leela & Drama.
  • Designing, Model Designing & Choreography.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

  • International award “Umang Lai Haraoba Jagoi” by Umanglai Kanba Apunba Lup (UKAL) on 22nd October 2010.
  • Dr. Ambedkar Fellowship National Award-2010, in recognition of the Commendable Literacy, Social and Cultural Services by Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi on 11th December 2010.
  • Citation by Huyen Lallong Manipur Thang-Ta Cultural Association, Irilbung, Imphal East Manipur.

PAPER AND PUBLICATIONS

International Publication

  1. Costumes of Kanglei Haraoba
  2. The role of Thougal Jagoi
  3. The role of Thougal Jagoi- org: Dhamaji, Assam, India, 21/3/2007.

Web Publication (http://www.manipuruniv.ac.in/DMLTwebsite/home%20page.html)

  1. Lai-Haraoba
  2. Costumes
  3. Laiching Jagoi in Lai-Haraoba
  4. Thougal Jagoi and Instruments

National Publication

  1. The place of Laiching Jagoi in the Lai-Haraoba (National), org: Institute of Jai Studies & Research, 3/12/2005.
  2. Dance in Sumang Leela, (State), org: Imphal Jatra cum Drama Association, 9/6/2005.
  3. The role of Tangkhul Nurabi in Lai-Haraoba festival (National), org: Epathoukok, Imphal, 18/2/2007.
  4. Manipuri Jagoigi Itihas (National), org: Huyen Lallong Lala Thang-Ta Cultural Assn. Assam, 11/6/2009.

Books published

  1. Kanglei Haraoba Jagoigee Masak, ISBN – 978-8-2-925395-4-3(Man.), 2014.
  2. Costume of Manipuri (Meetei) Dance, ISBN – 978-8-2-925395-4-2(Eng.), 2014.
  3. Kanglei Haraobagi Phijet, Eshei Amasung Jantra, ISBN – 978-8-2-925395-6-9, (Man.), 2nd Edt., 2014.
  4. Awang Sekmai Haraoba, ISBN – 978-8-2-925395-4-1, (Eng.), 2nd Edt., 2014.
  5. Khurkhul Haraoba, , ISBN – 978-8-2-925395-4-0, (Eng.), 2nd Edt., 2014.
  6. Chakan Gaan-Ngai, 2010
  7. Phayeng Haraoba, 2010

 Journal publication

  1. Kanglei enatta Meitei jagoigi mapham amasung thoudang of Meephamgee Kholao, ISSN.No. 23204583, Vol-II.
  2. Kanglei haraoba jagoida mityeng ama of Meephamgee Kholao, ISSN.No. 23204583,  Vol-III.
  3. Lai haraobada Maibee, Asheiba, Maibagee Sinthada Meetyeng ama of Meephamgee Kholao, ISSN.No. 23204583, Vol-IV.

CAREER ACHIEVEMENT

  • Awarded Senior Fellowship in Different Cultural Works (Dept. of Human Resource Development Tourism and Culture, New Delhi) in Manipuri Chakpa Haraoba, under the guidance of Padmashri Kh. Mangi Singh and Padmashri R.K. Achoubisana, 2014.
  • Awarded Junior Fellowship in Different Cultural Works (Dept. of Human Resource Development Tourism and Culture, New Delhi) in Manipuri Dance, Goora Leela under the guidance of Grindasabi and Naran, 2002-04.
  • Awarded Junior Fellowship in different cultural fields (Manipuri State Kala Academy) in Manipuri Dance, “Lai Haraoba” under the guidance of Ng. Kumar Maibi from 25-05-2000 to 24-05-2002.
  • Scholarship to Young Artist in different Cultural fields from Human Resource Development, Department of Culture, New Delhi, in Manipuri Dance (Rass) under the guidance of M. Kaminikumar, 1997-99.
  • Scholarship to Young Artist in different Cultural fields from Human Resource Development, Department of Culture, New Delhi, in Manipuri Dance (Lai-Haraoba) under the guidance of R.K. Achoubisana, 1993-95.
  • Scholarship to Young Artist in different Cultural fields from Human Resource Development, Department of Culture, New Delhi, in Manipuri Dance (Solo-Composition) under the guidance of Th. Babu Singh, 1989-91.
  • Awarded merit scholarship from JNM Dance Academy, 1986-89.

SELECTED CAREER ACHIEVEMENT

  • Awarded A-Grade artist of Doordarshan Kendra, India as a Classical Manipuri Solo Dance in the year 2001.
  • Awarded Gold Medal, Lourembam Tombi Gold Medal in post Diploma (P.G) from JNM Dance Academy, 1999.
  • Awarded Gold medal, Dr. Ambedkar Fellowship National Award- 2010 by Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi on 11th December 2010.