list of 28 states Indian folk dances pdf .Indian States And Folk Dances pdf bankers adda General Awareness.India is a state of different and diverse cultural and ethnic values and a lot of ethnic groups live in India. This is due to the huge diversity in languages, religions, styles, eating habits, ethnicity that India is called to have unity in diversity. It is also called a sub continent country for its rich diversity in the flora and fauna which is found in numbers here and some of the species which are greatly tropical and one cannot found them anywhere in world except in India. Here the states are mainly divided on the basis of languages but they are also different in respect of their history and historical and cultural values. Each state has its own dance and folk style of singing which is different from each other and it makes each state unique in India. Here we are covering some of the different dances mainly fork dances which pertains to a specific region of the country..
Various fork dance forms for SSC and other examinations:
In various examinations mainly for SSC and UPSC examination where the History portion is covered, a lot of questions from this section is always asked. In fact in higher UPSC examination one or 2 questions from the dances and their styles are always asked. For the civil services examinations the questions are designed to make it more difficult but it is asked from the dance form. They will give you the style of dance and some special feature and you will have to choose the correct name of the dance and its state. This is always asked in UPSC, SSC examinations. A lot of candidates find it favorite question of UPSC examinations. Here we are covering all the major Dance force of the states which is called the folk dances.
List of Indian States folk dances
All these dance forms have their own style and cultural values associated with them. There are very diverse differences between any 2 dance forms of the states. You can simply tell the name of the state if you are aware of the dance style of that state.
Dances are mainly of two forms related to the state. One is the folk dance which is always the dance on happy events mainly related to the agriculture and other is the fighter dances which are the symbol of the war time and the styles used by the ancestors are depicted.
Various India States Dance forms for All SSC,UPSC And Bank Examinations:
NAME OF THE DANCE
|Andhra Pradesh||Kuchipudi, Kolattam, Dhimsa, Veeranatyam|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Bardo Chham|
|Assam||Bihu, Jumar, Bagurumba, Ali Ai Ligang|
|Bihar||Paika, Kajari, Bidesia, Jhijhian|
|Chhattisgarh||Panthi, Raut Nacha|
|Gujarat||Raas, tippani, Padhar, Garba|
|Haryana||Dhamal, Daph, Phag, Ghoomar, Jhumar, Loor|
|Himachal Pradesh||Kinnauri Nati, Namgen|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Kud, Dumhal, Rouf, Bhand Pather, Bachha Nagma, Hafiza Dance, Bhand Jashan, Wuegi-Nachun|
|Karnataka||Yakshagna, Bayalata, Dollu Kunitha, Veeragaase dance|
|Kerala||Mohiniattam, Kathakali, Padayani|
|Madhya Pradesh||Tertali, Charkula, Jawara, Matki dance, Phulpati dance, Maanch, Gaur Maria, Grida|
|Maharashtra||Pavri Nach, Lavani, Dangi, Koli|
|Manipur||Thang Ta, Dhol Cholom|
|Nagaland||Chang Lo or Sua Lua|
|Odisha||Ghumura, Chau, Goti Pua, Nacni, Odissi, Dhap, Dalkhai, Baag Naach|
|Punjab||Bhangra, Jhumar, Karthi, Kikkli, Malwai Giddha, Sammi, Jindua|
|Rajasthan||Ghoomar, Kalbelia, Bhavai, Chirami, Gair, Tera Tali|
|Tamil Nadu||Bharata Natyam, Devarattam, Kamandi, Kummi, Karagattam, Mayil Attam, Paampu attam, Oyilattam|
|Telangana||Perini Thandavam, Lambadi, Dappu, Tappeta Gullu, Burra Katha, Pagati Vesham|
|Uttar Pradesh||Charkula, Kathak, Karma, Dadra|
|Uttarakhand||Barada Nati, Botiya, Cancheri, Chhapelia, Choliya, Jagars, Jhora, Romala|
|Goa||Dekhnni, Fugdi, Corridinho, Dashavatara|
|Meghalaya||Nongkrem, Shad Suk mynsiem, Behdienkhalm, Lahoo|
|West Bengal||Gambhira, Kalikapatadi, Nanci, Alkap, Domni|