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Thursday, January 9, 2014

10 Most Famous Dances of India

The Sangeet Natak Akademi currently confers classical status on this first 8 "dance" forms:

Dances of India
  1. Kuchipudi  in Andhra Pradesh
  2. Kathak in Northern India (Rajasthan, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh)
  3. Mohiniyattam in Kerala
  4. Kathakali in Kerala
  5. Manipuri in Manipur
  6. Sattriya in Assam
  7. Odissi in Odisha
  8. Bharatanatyam in Tamil Nadu  Other 2 famous Indian folk dances are 
  9. Bhangra in Punjab
  10. Garbha in Gujarat


1 comments:

  1. Scored 7/10! Confused Kuchipudi with Bharathnatyam... Sattriya is totally new to me. Couldn't identifiy Bhangra and Garbha even though I knew them... Any way, it was fun having this id test!

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