The Chada Laihui (Meitei: ꯆꯥꯗꯥ ꯂꯥꯢꯍꯨꯢ) is a historical document (puya), about the genealogy of the Meitei kings from their mothers' sides.[1][2] It traces the genealogical account of the kings' mothers' lineage.[1][2][3][4] It is a supplementary reader to the Cheitharol Kumbaba, the foremost royal chronicle of Manipur.[1]

Chada Laihui
CountryAncient Manipur (Antique Kangleipak)(historical)
India (current)
LanguageMeitei language (Manipuri language)
SubjectHistory of Manipur
Account of the mothers of the successive ruling kings of Manipur kingdom right from 33 AD


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Datta, Amaresh (1987). Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature: A-Devo. ISBN 9788126018031.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics: IJDL". 2011.
  3. "Proceedings of the Session". 1973.
  4. "Documents of Anglo-Manipur War, 1891". 1991.