Folk Dances of India for Competitive Exams

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Here is a list of important folk dances from India.

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Folk Dances of India
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No.

Folk Dance

State

1.

Tamasha and Dahi Handi

Maharashtra

2.

Garba and Ras Lila

Gujarat

3.

Chhow and Maya Shavari

Orissa

4.

Jhumar and Kathputli

Rajasthan

5.

Lota Dance

Madhya Pradesh

6.

Dussehra Dance

Himachal Pradesh

7.

Gidda and Bhangra

Punjab

8.

Ras Lila, Nautaknki, Ahir and Thali

Uttar Pradesh

9.

Spear Dance

Nagaland

10.

Keli Gopal and Bihu

Assam

11.

Kirthand and Kathi

Bengal

12.

Chhow, Maghe and Durga Dance

Bihar