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06/12/2022 9:46 AM

“The Knowledge Library”

Knowledge for All, without Barriers……….
An Initiative by: Kausik Chakraborty.

The Knowledge Library

State-wise Folk Dances of India

State Folk Dances
Andhra Pradesh ➤ Kuchipudi,
➤ Vilasini Natyam,
➤ Andhra Natyam,
➤ Bhamakalpam,
➤ Veeranatyam,
➤ Dappu,
➤ Tappeta Gullu,
➤ Lambadi,
➤ Dhimsa,
➤ Kolattam,
➤ Butta Bommalu.
Assam ➤ Bihu,
➤ Bichhua,
➤ Natpuja,
➤ Maharas,
➤ Kaligopal,
➤ Bagurumba,
➤ Naga dance,
➤ Khel Gopal,
➤ Tabal Chongli,
➤ Canoe,
➤ Jhumura Hobjanai
Bihar ➤ Jata-Jatin,
➤ Bakho-Bakhain,
➤ Panwariya,
➤ Sama Chakwa,
➤ Bidesia.
Gujarat ➤ Garba,
➤ Dandiya Ras,
➤ Tippani Juriun,
➤ Bhavai.
Haryana ➤ Jhumar,
➤ Phag,
➤ Daph,
➤ Dhamal,
➤ Loor,
➤ Gugga,
➤ Khor,
➤ Gagor.
Himachal Pradesh ➤ Jhora,
➤ Jhali,
➤ Chharhi,
➤ Dhaman,
➤ Chhapeli,
➤ Mahasu,
➤ Nati,
➤ Dangi.
Jammu and Kashmir ➤ Rauf,
➤ Hikat,
➤ Mandjas,
➤ Kud Dandi Nach,
➤ Damali.
Karnataka ➤ Yakshagan,
➤ Huttari,
➤ Suggi,
➤ Kunitha,
➤ Karga,
➤ Lambi.
Kerala ➤ Kathakali (Classical),
➤ Ottam Thulal,
➤ Mohiniattam,
➤ Kaikottikali.
Maharashtra ➤ Lavani,
➤ Nakata,
➤ Koli,
➤ Lezim,
➤ Gafa,
➤ Dahikala Dasavtar
➤ Bohada.
Odisha ➤ Odissi (Classical),
➤ Savari,
➤ Ghumara,
➤ Painka,
➤ Munari,
➤ Chhau.
West Bengal ➤ Kathi,
➤ Gambhira,
➤ Dhali,
➤ Jatra,
➤ Baul,
➤ Marasia,
➤ Mahal,
➤ Keertan.
Punjab ➤ Bhangra,
➤ Giddha,
➤ Daff,
➤ Dhaman,
➤ Bhand,
➤ Naqual.
Rajasthan ➤ Ghumar,
➤ Chakri,
➤ Ganagor,
➤ Jhulan Leela,
➤ Jhuma,
➤ Suisini,
➤ Ghapal,
➤ Kalbeliya.
Tamil Nadu ➤ Bharatanatyam,
➤ Kumi,
➤ Kolattam,
➤ Kavadi.
Uttar Pradesh ➤ Nautanki,
➤ Raslila,
➤ Kajri,
➤ Jhora,
➤ Chappeli,
➤ Jaita.
Uttarakhand ➤ Garhwali,
➤ Kumayuni,
➤ Kajari,
➤ Jhora,
➤ Raslila,
➤ Chappeli.
Goa ➤ Tarangamel,
➤ Koli,
➤ Dekhni,
➤ Fugdi,
➤ Shigmo,
➤ Ghode,
➤ Modni,
➤ Samayi nrutya,
➤ Jagar,
➤ Ranmale,
➤ Gonph,
➤ Tonnya mell.
Madhya Pradesh ➤ Jawara,
➤ Matki,
➤ Aada,
➤ Khada Nach,
➤ Phulpati,
➤ Grida Dance,
➤ Selalarki,
➤ Selabhadoni,
➤ Maanch.
Chhattisgarh ➤ Gaur Maria,
➤ Panthi,
➤ Raut Nacha,
➤ Pandwani,
➤ Vedamati,
➤ Kapalik,
➤ Bharthari Charit,
➤ Chandaini.
Jharkhand ➤ Alkap,
➤ Karma Munda,
➤ Agni,
➤ Jhumar,
➤ Janani Jhumar,
➤ Mardana Jhumar,
➤ Paika, Phagua,
➤ Hunta Dance,
➤ Mundari Dance,
➤ Sarhul, Barao,
➤ Jhitka,
➤ Danga,
➤ Domkach,
➤ Ghora Naach.
Arunachal Pradesh ➤ Buiya,
➤ Chalo,
➤ Wancho,
➤ Pasi Kongki,
➤ Ponung,
➤ Popir,
➤ Bardo Chham.
Manipur ➤ Dol Cholam,
➤ Thang Ta,
➤ Lai Haraoba,
➤ Pung Cholom,
➤ Khamba Thaibi,
➤ Nupa Dance,
➤ Raslila,
➤ Khubak Ishei,
➤ Lhou Sha.
Meghalaya ➤ Ka Shad Suk Mynsiem,
➤ Nongkrem,
➤ Laho.
Mizoram ➤ Cheraw Dance,
➤ Khuallam,
➤ Chailam,
➤ Sawlakin,
➤ Chawnglaizawn,
➤ Zangtalam,
➤ Par Lam,
➤ Sarlamkai/ Solakia,
➤ Tlanglam.
Nagaland ➤ Rangma,
➤ Bamboo Dance,
➤ Zeliang,
➤ Nsuirolians,
➤ Gethinglim,
➤ Temangnetin,
➤ Hetaleulee.
Tripura ➤ Hojagiri.
Sikkim ➤ Chu Faat Dance,
➤ Sikmari,
➤ Singhi Chaam or the Snow Lion Dance,
➤ Yak Chaam,
➤ Denzong Gnenha,
➤ Tashi Yangku Dance,
➤ Khukuri Naach,
➤ Chutkey Naach,
➤ Maruni Dance.
Lakshadweep ➤ Lava,
➤ Kolkali,
➤ Parichakali.

These Folk Dances are performed by men, women, or a group of people.

Classical Dances of India : 

List of Classical dances in India  State of Origin
Bharatnatyam Tamil Nadu
Kathak Uttar Pradesh
Kuchipudi Andhra Pradesh
Odissi Odisha
Kathakali Kerala
Sattriya Assam
Manipuri Manipur
Mohiniyattam Kerala

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