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Jammu Sanskriti School Kathua hosts folk...

Interschool dance competition winners posing for a group photo at Jammu Sanskriti School Kathua. Excelsior correspondentKATHUA, November 23: In an effort to hone students’ dance skills and instill cultural ethics under the aegis of Jammu Sahodya, an interschool folk dance competition was held by the Jammu Sanskrit School, here.Ganshyam Singh, DC Additional Kathua was the […]

West Odisha folk dance ‘Nachniyan’ fades

Jamtikra: Traditions evolve over the years and are passed down to posterity over time through a process of socialization. However, we have left behind the traditional folk dance form “Nachniyan” of Western Odisha, in our march towards modernity. According to reports, the Nachniyan folk dance was traditionally performed on auspicious occasions such as weddings, thread […]

Kangana Ranaut performs Pahadi Nati folk...

Actor Kangana Ranaut recently attended his brother Aksht Ranaut’s engagement ceremony with members of his family. A video of the same feature is currently going viral on social media. Video shows Kangana joining other women in her family to perform the traditional Pahadi dance known as Nati in the region. This folk dance belongs to […]

Kangana Ranaut as an adorable little gir...

Renowned for displaying her great talent on screen, Kangana Ranaut has been a sacred performer since her first film Bandit(2006). His flair for performance dates back to the adorable throwback pic shared by the actor’s team on Instagram. The photo is of a school function in which a little girl in a traditional green outfit […]

Bridport Folk Dance Club celebrates 100 ...

AS Bridport Folk Dance Club celebrates its 100th anniversary, Gwenda Selley and Monty Crook take a look at its long history. It was on Monday, September 19, 1920 that a group of women first met in the congregation’s classroom in Bridport, and the Bridport Folk Dance Club (BFDC) officially began. With the support of the […]