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Discussion Forum : Indian Culture - Section 1 (Q.No. 7)
7.
Which of the following folk dance forms is associated with Gujarat?
Nautanki
Garba
Kathakali
Bhangra
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Kaneenika Sarkar said:   4 years ago
Garba is folk dance of Gujarat.

Anjali Dahiya said:   6 years ago
Why Garba is a famous dance of Gujarat?

Ritika said:   7 years ago
Garba is a famous folk dance of gujarat. The word Garba in Sanskrit refers to Garbha deep (womb lamp). It is performed during Navratri festival.

Kamal pradhan said:   7 years ago
Why is Sikkim not included in any cultural and religious group?

Gohil Suresh said:   8 years ago
@Nipun.

THANKS for giving the attractive and knowledgeable information.

Nipun said:   8 years ago
Folk dance in India is a term broadly used to describe all forms of folk and tribal dances in regions across India. While Indian classical dance is considered a higher form of art and was practiced in courts, temples and on special occasions, folk dance forms are practiced in groups in rural areas as an expression of their daily work and rituals. They are performed on religious, seasonal festivals or entertainment. Some of the popular folk dances that are performed in villages and cities are Bhangra, Garba, Kalbelia, and Bihu.

The state-wise distribution of folk dances are.

Assam: Khel, Gopal, Rakhal Lila, Tabal Chongli, Canoe, Nongkrem, Ankiya Nat, Kirtania Natak, Ojapali, Bihu.

Bihar: Jadur, Kathaputli, Bhako, Jhijiya, Karma, Jatra, Natna, Bidesia, Senkela Chhau, Jat-Jatni Bidpada, Ramkhelia.

Gujarat : Bhavai, Garba, Tippani Dance, Padhar dance, Dangi Nritya, Hudo, Matukdi, Aagwa, Siddi Dhamal.

Haryana : Swang, Naqqal.

Himachal Pradesh : Kariyala, Bhagat, Ras Ihanld, Harnatra Haran or Harin.

Jammu and Kashmir: Bhand Pathar or Bhand lashna, Vetal Dhamali.

Karnataka: Yakshagana, Bedara Vesha, Dollu Kunitha, Santa, Doddata-Bayalata, Tala Maddle or Prasang. Dasarata, Radhna. , veeragase.

Kerala: Kodiyattam, Margam Kali, Mudiattam, Thirayattam, Chavittu Nadakam, Chakyar koothu,

Madhya Pradesh: Maanch, Nacha.

Maharashtra: Tamasha, Lalit Bharud, Gondha, Dashavatar, Lavni.

Orissa: Pala Jtra, Daskathia, Mayurbhanj Chhau, Mangal Ras, Sowang. Sambalpuri (dalkhai, rasarkeli) , parbha.

Punjab: Naqqal, Swang bhangra.

Rajasthan: Khyal, Rasdhari, Rammat, Turra Kilangi, Gauri, Nautanki, Ihamtara.

Andhra Pradesh: Veethi Natakam, Burrakatha, lambadi, koya.

Tamil Nadu: Therukuttu, Veethi Natakam, Bhagwat Mela Natakam, Kurvaanji, Pagal Vasham, Kavadi Chindu.

Telangana: Bathukamma.

Uttar Pradesh: Bhagat, Sang-Swang, Naqqual.

Uttrakhand : Chholiya.

Goa : Fugadi, Dashavatar, Perni jagar, Musal khel, Samai nrutya, Gonph dance, Dekhni, Kunbi dance, Ghode modni, Dhalo, Tonya mel, Talgadi.

West Bengal : Chhau (Purulia), Santhali.
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Ashok said:   8 years ago
@Rashmi.

Nautanki is famous drama of Uttar pradesh.

Ashok kumar said:   8 years ago
Dandiya is also a popular dance of Gujarat.

Rashmi said:   9 years ago
What about Nautanki?

Deepa said:   1 decade ago
Why garba is famous dance of gujarat?


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