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Dances Of India Coloring Pages

Dances of India coloring pages

Dances Of India Coloring Pages: Dance in India comprises the varied styles of dances in the country. As with other aspects of Indian culture, different forms of dances originated in different parts of India, developed according to the local traditions and also imbibed elements from other parts of the country. There are eight distinctive traditional dances as Indian classical dances – Bharatnatyam, Kathakali, …

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What is the difference between Dandiya Raas and Garba Raas?

Dandiya and Garba are the featured dances of Navratri evenings in Gujarat. Originated as devotional Garba dances, which were performed in the honor of Goddess Durga, this dance form is actually the staging of a mock-fight between the Goddess and Mahishasura, the mighty demon-king. The sticks of the dance represent the sword of Durga. Women normally perform it in a …

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