The Centre for Youth and Cultural Activities, is a cultural organisation established in the year 1984 by a group of young artists and eminent social workers with a view to take up various activities to promote art and culture and welfare of the people of Manipur. Later in the year 1985, it was registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 as non profit organisation.
The CYCA, Khurai has its own performing unit consisting of well-trained and certified degree holder, Artists and Instrumentalists including child artists. It has been running successfully a school of music since 1996 and later it is developed with a dance training class. Now, it is one of the leading cultural organisation.