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Daily Archives: November 2, 2023

West Bengal folk dance

In ancient Bengal, dancing was popular entertainment. Courtesans and temple girls were required to be proficient in the art of dance prescribed by Bharata in his ‘Natysastra’. Popular forms of dancing were rendered at mundane celebrations and on other occasions by low-caste tribes Nats and

Maharashtra Folk Dance

Maharashtra is a land of culture and traditions, where religious festivals are great occasions of social entertainment. Various folk dances of Maharashtra are performed during festive or special occasions, representing its rich cultural heritage. Some of the dance of Maharashtra are (Lavani, Dhangari gaja, Povadas,