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April 28, 2022, 2:36 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a traditional folk dance at Khanikar Ground in Dibrugarh, Assam #LOOK | Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a traditional folk dance at Khanikar Ground in Dibrugarh, Assam Prime Minister Modi will soon dedicate six more cancer hospitals to the nation and lay the foundation stones […]

Georgia Tech Filipino Students Go Viral ...

A “Gen Z” performance of a traditional Filipino folk dance by students at the Georgia Institute of Technology has gone viral on social media. The university’s Filipino Student Association performed a modern interpretation of the folk dance “Tinikling,” the national dance of the Philippines, for a cultural event on April 16. The group’s performance, which […]

On camera, IAS officer Devansh Yadav’s f

IAS officer Devansh Yadav dances with the people of Arunachal Pradesh New Delhi: An Indian Administrative Service officer stationed in Arunachal Pradesh received a warm farewell in the form of a folk dance. In a video tweeted by Justice Minister Kiren Rijiju, IAS officer Devansh Yadav is seen dancing with locals as his posting draws […]

Shehnaaz Gill sings and performs the Pun...

Shehnaaz Gill took to Instagram to share the video which shows her singing and performing the Punjabi folk dance giddha with her family. Actor-singer Shehnaaz Gill recently shared a video to give people a glimpse of her having fun with her family. Taking to Instagram, she shared the clip which shows her singing and performing […]

Club Spotlight: Folk Dance Club

(Photo courtesy of Glen Cote) “Members of the UMass Lowell Folk Dance Club dance at a club meeting.” Emilie TeagueConnector editor Every Tuesday at 7 a.m., the UMass Lowell Folk Dance Club meets at the campus recreation center and on Zoom to share two hours of folk dancing, bringing people and cultures together. The club […]

DC Folk Dance Group Raises Thousands of ...

With bright costumes and lots of energy, the Carpathia Folk Dance Ensemble showed off their moves during a performance to raise funds for Ukraine. Artists take part in the Dancing to #StandwithUkraine fundraising show. (WTOP/Valerie Bonk) OMCP/Valerie Bonk Artists take part in the Dancing to #StandwithUkraine fundraising show. (WTOP/Valerie Bonk) OMCP/Valerie Bonk A donation box […]

Fugdi Folk Dance – History, Meaning, Cos

Fugdi folk dance is mainly the dance of the Konkan women of Goa. Only women participate in this dance. This dance is performed during festivals and religious activities. It is also performed during the harvest season when the women gather at their leisure. This dance also represents the women’s break from their daily work. They […]

Israeli Folk Dance Festival to be Held a...

(March 31, 2022, New York, NY, JNS thread) The Jewish National Fund-USA (JNF-USA) is delighted to announce that the 70th Annual Israel Folk Dance and Arts Festival will take place on Sunday, April 3 at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, 524 West 59th Street, New York. The festival, which will run […]

Ukrainian folk dance, henna and pop-up m...

Henna tattoo. Have a nice week end! Hello neighbor, Hope your weekend is filled with less April Fool’s Day pranks and more sunshine. Ramadan Mubarak! So what should you do? For your convenience, this newsletter includes emojis to help you during these unprecedented times: The 🛋 indicates that an event is happening in person inside. […]

SCVNews.com | March 29: American Folk D...

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Tuesday confirmed seven additional deaths and 541 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 16 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley. This new data brings the total number of deaths in Los Angeles County to 31,626, the total number of cases in the county to 2,831,655 […]

Watch: Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah ...

Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah portrayed Veera Kunitha, a folk dance form of Karnataka, during a temple fair. Now a video of the politician performing the dance has created an online buzz. In the video, Siddaramaiah, the opposition leader in the Karnataka Assembly, can be seen dancing with a group of men in his home […]

Prince Charles puts his best foot forwar...

PRINCE Charles became Lord of the Dance yesterday as he and Camilla joined expert performers in a lively Irish jig. The future king, 73, and his wife, 74, held hands with experts as they took traditional dance lessons. 3 The future king, 73, held hands with an expert as he took traditional dance lessonsCredit: Arthur […]

Mexican folk dance | | mtexpress.com

When she first arrived in the Wood River Valley, there were no traditional Mexican folk options. “I am confident that with the work we are putting into this program, more children will be part of it in the near future.” She explains to children to children that Mexican folk dance is a way of reflecting […]

E’quibo Dance Troupes Shine in Rang Rasi

Last weekend, two of Essequibo’s leading dance troupes won the top spots in Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha’s Rang Rasiya folk dance competition. The event, held at Dharmic Sanskritik Kendra, Prashad Nagar last Saturday, was held to inaugurate Phagwah celebrations. Sara-swattie Dance Academy and Kandhiya Dance Troupe, which placed first and second respectively in the competition, […]

Orange City Craft Mela and Folk Dance Fe...

Nagpur: The 28th Annual Orange City Craft Mela and Folk Dance Festival organized by South-Central Zone Cultural Center every year will start on March 11 and end on March 20. The fair, famous throughout the country, features folk and tribal dances, handicrafts and delicious food from different states of the country. Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh […]

Tirked Houston! will lead a whirlwind w...

Dance at the J organizers have plans for Tirkedu Houston! the Israeli Folk Dance Workshop, which will meet Thursday through Sunday, March 3-6, at the J. “Guest instructor Ken Avner is looking forward to the in-person gathering of dancers,” said Shira Moses, co-organizer of the event. Avner began his involvement in Israeli dance in 1975 […]

Archbishop of America at the 45th Annual...

Archbishop Elpidophoros of America attended the 45th Annual Folk and Choral Dance Festival held at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown, Arizona. In his closing remarks during the awards banquet on February 20, 2022 at 7:00 p.m., Archbishop Elpidophoros emphasized that “This 45th Annual Folk and Choral Dance Festival is a source of pride throughout the Greek […]

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros, Cl...

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros Synaxis and Clergy Dinner – 45th Annual Folk and Choral Dance Festival February 18, 2022 Sheraton Phoenix Downtown – Phoenix, Arizona Beloved Brother, Your Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos, I am delighted to be with you again at FDF, but my experience today of visiting monasteries has highlighted something that I would like […]

Bigg Boss Tamil 5 Winner Raju Jeyamohan’

Raju can be seen dancing with full energy and enthusiasm. After winning Bigg Boss Tamil Jeyamohan wants to focus more on movies. It’s been a month since Bigg Boss Season 5 ended, but news related to the series is still trending. Many stars and celebrities have become a part of this show including Raju Jeyamohan. […]

Prayagraj’s ‘Dhediya’ folk dance draws n

PRIYAGRAJ: Prayagraj’s traditional ‘Dhediya’ folk dance captured national attention on Thursday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted a picture of the city’s artists performing the traditional dance form during Republic Day celebrations on Rajpath in New Delhi. Taking his official handle, the Prime Minister shared a collage of four photos under the caption ‘Grabs in […]

Yalli – a masterpiece of Azerbaijani fol

Baku, January 24, AZERTAC Yalli – a masterpiece of Azerbaijani folk dance is not just an ordinary dance, it shows the characteristics of the Azerbaijani nation, symbolizing its bravery, unity and solidarity. Yalli, a traditional group dance, is considered the pearl and the oldest type of Azerbaijani culture. These dances are an expression of the […]

Experts team up to preserve Armenian fol...

Perhaps even more influential than this dual background was bred in the thriving and culturally traditional Armenian community of Fresno, where, immortalized by William Saroyan, Armenian winegrowers attempted to preserve to some extent a village way of life. Anatolian on American soil. “In 1944, I started Saturday Day School at St. Paul’s Armenian Apostolic Church,” […]

Watch the Saudis perform the Dahha folk ...

The Saudis welcomed the first snowfall of the year by performing a folk dance in videos widely shared on social media. The show was recorded in the town of Tabuk, in the northwest of the kingdom. People have been flocking to Jebel Al Lawz since Saturday when snow started to fall in many areas. “Well, […]

300 women present Ghoomar to revive Raja...

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): About 300 women from different walks of life performed the ghoomar dance to bring Rajasthani folk dance to life at the Bhojpur club on Saturday. It was part of an event, Ghoome Re Ghoomar: A Cultural Evening Dedicated to Rajasthani Folk Culture, organized by Siya Cultural And Welfare Society, Bhopal. Most of […]

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra performs folk danc...

Secretary General of Congress Priyanka Gandhi Vadra recently toured the tribal tunes of folk songs from Morpirla village, Goa. Priyanka is currently campaigning for the upcoming legislative elections in Goa. The video of Priyanka dancing with the women of the Morpirla tribe was shared by the Indian National Congress on Twitter. In the video, a […]

Pandemic uncertainty negatively affectin...

The song and dance festival for young people, originally scheduled for 2022, has been postponed for a year and will take place in June 2023 due to the pandemic. This is in addition to the general song and dance festival that will take place in 2025, ETV’s “Aktuaalne kaamera” reported on Sunday. Tallinn Dance Academy […]

Eliza Carthy announced as President of t...

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) has announced that famous folk singer and violin player Eliza Carthy will be its next president. Carthy succeeds singer Shirley Collins who held the role between 2008 and 2020. Only three others have held the position since the Company’s inception in 1932: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Princess Margaret […]

Saswat Joshi Partners With UK Company To...

Bhubaneswar: Odissi dancer and choreographer Saswat Joshi collaborated with a UK-based production house to introduce the folk dance form “Dhemsa” of Odisha to the world. He is choreographing a sequence for an upcoming feature film called “Wheels of Civilization”. The film is about four doctors, who visit a tribal hamlet in Koraput of Odisha. “These […]

ICCR Bhopal organizes Panthi folk dance ...

Regional office of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Bhopal organizes presentations of various art and music forms for art lovers. In the same sequence, a “Panthi Folk Dance” program was held Monday as part of the Horizon Online series as part of the Kala Vishwa special campaign. The presentation was given by Kala […]

Miss Vietnam Do Thi Ha to play T’rung an

Miss Vietnam Do Thi Ha showed off her preparations for the Miss World 2021 pageant in Puerto Rico at an event on Nov. 15. Ha showed off her costumes, performed a folk dance she prepared for the talent show, and talked about the upcoming trip. The young woman, born in 2000, also expressed her pride […]

RTL Today – November 11 at the Luxembour

World-renowned folk dance group Mazowsze will perform at the Luxembourg Conservatory on Poland’s Independence Day this Thursday, after a year filled with celebrations marking the centenary of relations between the countries. The event is placed under the joint patronage of HRH the Grand Duke and the President of Poland Andrzej Duda. The group was founded […]

Girl performs traditional Rajasthani fol...

Tribune Web Office Chandigarh, October 24 Talent has no limit and in the internet world, it doesn’t take long for a real artist to win hearts. This time around, it is a young girl from Rajasthan whose folk dance performance has blown Internet users away. What is extraordinary about her traditional Rajasthani dance are her […]

Woman performing Rajasthani folk dance w...

Social media is updated daily with entertaining posts, which can keep viewers hooked for hours, and adding to the long list of entertainment is the inclusion of an amazing dance video, in which a woman is Seen perfectly grooving to a traditional folk song wearing inline skates. at a cultural event in Udaipur. Shared on […]

Woman performing Rajasthani folk dance o...

In a video that went viral on social media, a woman named Krishna Kanwar Gehlot, a professional speed skater, performed a Rajasthani folk dance to live music on inline skates. Krishna Kanwar Gehlot performed a Rajasthani folk dance on inline skates in a viral video. There is no shortage of hidden talents in the country […]

LGBTQ + Folklorico group redefines the b...

CENTRAL COAST, Calif. (KION) Ensamble Folclórico Colibrí is a Mexican folk dance group whose mission is to promote the pride of those who identify as part of the LGBTQ + community in the art of dance. Through every twist and turn of their rainbow-colored faldas, the harmonious strumming of the guitar and the rhythmic tapping […]

Dance made accessible by the Multicultur...

Nicole J Estrada RosarioConnector staff Dancing can be exciting, thought-provoking, and new, but it doesn’t have to be out of reach. “Dancing is walking… on patterns,” said Andy Taylor-Blenis, folk dance teacher at UMass Lowell. She, along with Folk Dance Club President Sarah Bustin, and other students hosted the Multicultural Dance Party on October 15. […]

🌱 Virtual class for small businesses + M

Hey, Reno! Let’s start this Tuesday on the right foot. Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Reno today. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Partly sunny and warmer. High: 62 Low: 40. Here are the best stories today in Reno: The University of Nevada, Reno Extension announced this […]

Folk dance: an expression of joy

Kashmiri folk dance has different significance for everyone. For some it is about connecting with God, for some it is about revisiting the past and for others it is about keeping the tradition alive. An art of expressing joy, happiness and faith; Rauf, Hikkat, Bache Nagma and Dhumali are some of the Kashmiri folk dance […]

“Fulfilling Nagaland Classical and Folk

Dimapur, October 11 (MExN): To honor and celebrate the cultural diversity of India, the Ministry of Culture of the Northeast Zone Cultural Center (NEZCC) and the Government of India, together with the Vivekananda Welfare Foundation (VWF), organized the event “Bridging Classical and Folk Dance of Nagaland” at Christian Higher Secondary School. Auditorium, Dimapur. Special Judge […]

Egypt participates in Cyprus folk dance ...

Egyptian Culture Minister Inas Abdel Dayem on Monday appointed the National Folk Orchestra of the Artistic House of Popular and Performing Arts to represent Egypt at the folk dance festival. The group, led by Adel Abdo, will travel to the Cypriot city of Limassol to present their shows from October 4 to 9. She also […]

New performance combines hip-hop with an...

A message of unity through diversity is at the heart of a unique new dance performance presented by the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company. “Together: Yingge and hip-hop uniteWill feature Chinese folk dances, hip-hop and modern dance. The finale will end with a presentation of the two dance troupes dancing side by side. The show takes […]

3-day folk dance, song festival from Sep...

Academy of Tribal Folk Arts and Dialect Development, Madhya Pradesh Sanskriti Parishad hosted a three-day folk dance festival from September 24-26 focusing on folk dancing and singing. On the first day, Prem Singh Depalpuria from Rajgarh and his colleagues sang Kabir and Arvind Yadav from Sagar and the companions performed the congratulations and the Naurta […]

South Indian folk dance classes start Fe...

Chennai City Gangzta Dance Academy Offers Special Offers Venkat Raman If you are passionate about learning South Indian folk dances, film music as well as Bollywood, Hip Hop and Free Style, then you should consider enrolling in an Auckland school right away. . The “Chennai City Gangzta Dance Academy” has announced that it will start […]

Jashn-e-Kashmir folk dance festival unde...

ANI | Update: August 31, 2021 20:08 STI Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Aug 31 (ANI): A Jashn-e-Kashmir folk dance festival organized by Shah Qalandar Folk Theater, a local folk club, in collaboration with the Union Ministry of Culture, is currently underway.The festival has played a big role in reviving the centuries-old folk dance culture […]

AnupamZ Mixes Sambalpuri Folk Dance in B...

Bhubaneswar: Known for fusing dance and fitness, Odia choreographer Anupam Nayak aka AnupamZ still has something up his sleeve with his new brand called “Bworkz”. This Bollywood Indian music and dance routine will prepare instructors around the world to teach the Bollywood dance style incorporating Indian folk dances like Sambalpuri, Bihu, Garba, Ghoomar, Bhangra and […]

Traditional Mexican folk dance show is a...

LYNNWOOD, Washington, August 17, 2021 – After a week of hard work and rehearsal, dance troupes Bailadores de Bronce and Mexican Herencias stunned spectators at Cedar Valley Gym on Sunday with traditional Mexican folk dances from Guerrero and Oaxaca. Concepción Bello Nava (Conchita), artistic director of the famous Chilpancingo dance troupe Campañiade Danza Folklórica Xochicalli, […]

Folk dance, patriotic songs, poetry reci...

As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the Reasi district administration organized a colorful cultural program here at the Auditorium that included folk dancing and music, patriotic acts, skits on social themes and the message regarding various government programs. Deputy Commissioner Charandeep Singh was the main guest. The program began with the lighting of the […]

Folk dance, puppets used to promote the ...

Folk dancing and puppets are used to promote the Covid-19 vaccine in the vast Ganjam district of Odisha. An official said folk dance groups hold their performances primarily in villages in the district, also to raise awareness of the need to follow appropriate Covid behavior. No less than 278 folk dance groups organized their performances […]

Folk dance, puppets used to promote the ...

Folk dancing and puppets are used to promote the Covid-19 vaccine in the vast Ganjam district of Odisha. An official said folk dance groups hold their performances primarily in villages in the district, also to raise awareness of the need to follow appropriate Covid behavior. No less than 278 folk dance groups organized their performances […]

How performing arts like drama and folk ...

A bright colorful ghagra, carefully embroidered. Silver jewelry chains. Aasha Sapra was five years old when she saw Kalbeliya dancers, women of her family, put on this outfit. Aasha also started learning the ethnic art form of Rajasthan at this age; she must have been 12 when her bare feet got acquainted with the scene. […]

Croatian police defend cadet’s deportati

Croatian font. Photo: EPA-EFE/ALEX HALADA. Croatian police told BIRN that a student from the Zagreb Police Academy who “launched and posted the video” of fellow cadets dancing Uzicko kolo, a traditional Serbian folk dance, and which was also filmed in dancing in her police uniform, was expelled from the Academy. Police also said disciplinary proceedings […]

Promote Chinese folk dance in the Philip...

He Peilan poses for a photo with the children. He Peilan, president of the Philippines Peilan Dance Art Center and leader of the Philippine Chinese Folk Dance Troupe, has lived in the Philippines since 1987. For the past 34 years, she has promoted Chinese culture and Chinese folk dance in the country of the Philippines. […]

Dance Dance Junior Season 2 shines the s...

Banglar Joyogaan episodes feature a stellar performance by traditional Raibeshe dancers, who bring “Raibeshe”, “a lost martial art form of Birbhum, Bardhaman and Murshidabad to life. The telegraph | Posted 01.07.21, 00:15 AM New episodes of the show Star Jalsha Dance Dance Junior Season 2 sheds light on Bengal folk and festive dance forms in […]

English Folk Dance and Song Society re-e...

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) in London issued a statement saying it was reassessing its archives because of historical documents containing racist language and attitudes. Material considered to be offensive will be reported to readers in the future. The statement reads: “We make every effort to flag all inventory items in the […]

THIS Traditional Goan Drama Dance Folk F...

A medley of prayers, songs, sketches and dances from different religions employing a myriad of linguistic traditions, the Zagor Festival exudes a truly secular aura. Recalling the Portuguese occupation, this annual ritual is celebrated in several villages in Goa, such as Anjuna, Nageshi and Siolim. Let’s explore more of this complex yet entertaining drama which […]

Malawian folk songs, kathi folk dance pe...

The folk music and dance impressed the audience with its tranquility. As part of the Gamak series, Malawian folk songs and Kathi folk dances were featured on the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum Youtube channel on Tuesday. Tribal Folk Kala and Boli Vikas Akademi broadcast the presentation of “Malawi Gayan” of Shalini Vyas, Bhopal and […]

watch contemporary Georgian folk dance v...

Masterfully shot by New York-based Uzbek-born cinematographer George Itzhak and choreographed by Georgian and Moscow-raised dancer and performance artist Lea Elisha, the clip portrays Elisha as the goddess; a wanderer like the wind, swaying to a rhythmic and meditative melody and set against the backdrop of the Californian desert at golden hour. “We proposed a […]

Morenada: Bolivia and Peru compete for A...

To the rhythm of drums, cymbals, rattles and trumpets, hundreds of dancers marched in front of the Bolivian government palace on Tuesday to defend the morenada, an Andean folk dance of uncertain origin, declared cultural heritage by Peru last week . Costumes full of sequins and multicolored masks combined with the thunder of drums under […]

Sama Chakwa: Mithila folk dance needs sa...

Sama Chakwa: Mithila folk dance needs saviors International Dance Day: final act of the dance drama Bihari Performers say Sama Chakwa dance is not only about physical movement, but also expression and storytelling Sama Chakwa, a lesser-known folk dance from Bihar that once represented the creations of poets and artisans working together, is taking its […]

Discovery of folk dance: how an unlikely...

The first thing I learned in folk dancing was the categorical excuse. “Sorry!” “Forgive me!” and “Does it hurt? On this dance floor, I was a well-meaning threat. My wife, Chrissie, said that dancing would improve our quality time together. Folk dance circles had few African Americans at the time. I was as easy to […]

Folk dance group gives Irish twist to bh...

An Ireland-based Bhangra band left the internet mesmerized with a special St. Patrick’s Day performance. Shamrock Bhangra, who usually performs to traditional Punjabi songs, gave their dance a unique groove twist to the beats of an Irish song. They then shared the video on their official Instagram account, which has now been viewed nearly 500 […]

85-year-old grandfather keeps rare folk ...

Eevery now and then you meet people who break down barriers and inspire us to achieve our goals, without excuses. Bhathirappan, 85, from Thekampatti village in the Coimbatore district, is one such person. He is a representative of Tamil Kummi folk art – a mixed form of song and dance and has performed in various […]

WATCH: Samantha Bernardo performs Filipi...

MANILA – After being one of the winners of the “Top 5 on Arrival” contest, Samantha Bernardo is determined to make her mark in the next challenge presented by Miss Grand International. Applicants were asked to create short introductory videos from their respective hotel rooms as part of the “How to Know Yourself in 1 […]

Filipino folk dance and music take cente...

Oakland, California – The Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) will present its second virtual concert in the “Celebrating Our HeART-filled Heritage” performing arts series, featuring members of the Parangal Dance Company, a Filipino folk dance ensemble from the Bay Area which aims to preserve the indigenous people of the Philippines culture through captivating performances and […]

Folk dance, music performed at the Triba...

Folk dance and music were performed at the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum on Wednesday. Ganesha Gurjar and the Khandwa Dara group performed the “verses of the saints of Nimari” and the Baiga “Karama” tribal dance was performed by Devi Singh and Sathi Dindori. Ganesh Gurjar and the band started playing with Ganesh Vandana – […]

Shanvi Srivastava: From horseback riding...

Filming for director Abrid Shine Mahaveeryar’s next film, which has Nivin Pauly and Asif Ali as male protagonists, has started in Rajasthan. Actress Kannada Shanvi Srivastava is the heroine and the actress says she is thrilled to be making her debut in the Malayalam industry. She says, “We had workshops for a few days and […]

Junagarh immerses in the flavor of the t...

Through Express news service BHAWANIPATNA: Bodo dance from Assam, Paik dance from Jharkhand and Bajasal from Kalahandi were a visual and rhythmic treat for art lovers and locals on the second day of the three-day National Tribal Tribal Dance and Music Festival in Junagarh, Kalahandi district. The three-day carnival, organized by Odisha Sangeet Natak Akademi […]

Pallavi Krishnan and his troupe perform ...

Bhopal: Pallavi Kishan and his troupe performed “Matki, Panihari” and Sanja folk dances and wowed audiences at the town’s Tribal Museum on Wednesday. It was part of the ‘Gamak’ series of programs, organized by the Culture Directorate. Ujjain’s troupe started with the Matki dance which is mainly performed in the Malwa region of the state. […]

Barle Obtains Padma Shri For Promotion O...

Radhe Shyam Barle, 54, received Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honor, for her contribution to art. A resident of Durg of Chhattisgarh, Barle has been associated with the state’s Panthi folk dance since his childhood. He has also taught dance across the country and abroad. Panthi is mainly performed by men from the Santnami […]

Kalahandi Folk Dance Troupe Gets the Rep...

BHUBANEWAR: When Guru Dhyanananda Panda (41) arrived in New Delhi earlier this month, he was a happy man. It was not his first visit to the national capital, but it was surely the most special, as his students will perform “Bajasal” or “Bihasal”, a folk dance from the Kalahandi district, during the parade of the […]

Rajmani Tiwari and his troupe perform ‘D

BHOPAL: Rajmani Tiwari and Rewa’s troupe performed the folk dance ‘Dul-Dul Ghori’ at the town’s tribal museum on Friday. It was part of the ‘Gamak’ series of programs, organized by the Culture Directorate. Folk dance is performed on the occasion of marriage by men. In the dance, a hollow case of ghori (mare) is prepared […]

National folk dance festival from Decemb...

Excelsior correspondent JAMMU, December 25: The Cultural Center of the North Zone, Patiala (Ministry of Culture, Government of India) and the Academy of Arts, Culture and Languages ​​of Jammu and Kashmir jointly organize five days of “National Folk Dance Festival” from December 26 at the Abhinav Theater, here.It was leaked by the director of the […]

Awadhi music, folk dance performed under...

As part of the Gamak series, awadhi music and folk dancing were performed here on Thursday at the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum, Ayodhya artist Vandana Mishra performed “Awadhi” songs and Vikas Shukla from Harda performed “Danda” folk dance. The presentation began with vocals from Vandana Mishra and the troupe, in which she performed “Awadhi” […]

With few people willing to step up, Kash...

As a child, Dilshad Ara mischievously entangled women’s braids with each other as they performed the Kashmiri folk dance, deck-house. Over time, her focus shifted to their actions and she was able to synchronize the movement of her feet with that of other women. Over the years, 65-year-old Ara, a resident of Karan Nagar region […]

Dance Academy celebrates 40 years of tea...

02:26 It has been 40 years since students were finally able to choose ethnic Chinese folk dance as their specialty. The Beijing Dance Academy, one of the leading institutions of its kind in China, marked this milestone with a special exhibition and a series of performances at the 798 Art District in Beijing. When the […]

Quest Elementary to Host First Evening o...

Natalia Roman, a fifth grade student from Quest Elementary School, can’t wait to show her parents some dance moves at the school’s first ever family folk dance night. This also applies to his younger brother. “My brother, he loves music, so he will be happy to learn that too,” Roman said. “My brother is 4 […]

No folk dancing, new rules for Rath Yatr...

Kullu, the Valley of the Gods, is one of the most picturesque places in India. Kullu is known for its magnificent gorges, marvelous waterfalls, chatty mountain stream, and ancient temples, and the valley is also known for its larger-than-life grand Dussehra celebrations. It is a beautiful mix of culture, history and rich rituals.Also Read – […]

Yanhe dance: the distinctive folk dance ...

04:51 China’s ethnic minorities have long been known for their diverse and distinctive folk music and dance styles. Here in Yunnan Province (southwest China), the Yi ethnic group has a unique dance style with tobacco cases. The Yanhe dance, which literally means tobacco case dance, uses round tobacco cases, usually made of bamboo and wood, […]

The history of Mexican folk dance

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – As we continue our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, we take a look at traditional Mexican folk dance, its history, and how the people of southern Nevada keep the culture alive. “It’s all about attitude and expression,” said Juan. “Dancing is important because it’s something that can be passed down from […]

Melodious classical music and colorful f...

The Indian Heritage Center’s diverse and eclectic range of programs at CultureFest 2020 revolves around the epic Indian literary work – The Ramayana. From September 5 to 20, CultureFest 2020 brings a wide variety of performances, exhibitions and workshops to the public in its first-ever digital edition via the Indian Heritage Center Facebook page. Part […]

International folk dance club steps to z...

When COVID-19 ended many student activities at UMass Lowell last spring, UML folk dance club president Sarah Bustin did not take the time to sit down. Life without folk dancing would be difficult for Bustin, who says her body and soul are enriched by the human connection it brings. The Folk Dance Club would continue […]

Nimadi folk dance projected on MPSTM You...

It was a delicious and energetic Sunday evening for the Bhopalites. The broadcast of Nimadi’s folk dances ‘Kathi’ and ‘Gangaur’ took place on the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum YouTube channel on Sunday. Music lovers spent an evening with calm classical music and Nimadi and Kathi’s fun dancing on the floor. As part of the […]

Croatian National Folk Dance Association

When dancers from the professional Slovak folk art ensemble Sl’uk took to the stage at the Croatian National Theater in Zagreb last September, not everyone comfortably seated could have known what to expect. Known for their acrobatic and zealous performances, Slovaks have circled in the air, mirroring the celebratory movements practiced by their ancestors at […]

Legényes at home: social media challenge

During this period of home quarantine, more and more challenges are appearing on social media sites, including movements that encourage exercise, healthy eating or environmental awareness. The initiative of the Hungarian National Dance Ensemble, the To dance Legényes at home!, asks folk dance lovers to show off their dancing skills at home. Since the start […]

BYU International Folk Dance Ensemble Br...

The ensemble arrives in the region on Tuesday March 10 and will present a unique exhibit of history, rhythm and dance from around the world at the Meyer McLean Performing Arts Theater at the Four Rivers Cultural Center. A dancer from the Ballet Folkórico Mexico Lindo performed at Lions Park last year. The Nampa-based dance […]

‘And Then We Danced’: Queer As Folk Danc

“It is not the lambada,” a grim-faced dance teacher reminds his students in Levan Akin’s And then we danced, directing his comments primarily at Merab (Levan Gelbakhiani), whose movements have leaned too much towards the feminine for his liking. In the traditional Georgian dance, he tells her, “You should be like a nail,” and his […]

Dancing through history – creation of a

Folk songs and dances have long been an integral part of Latvian historical culture. So much so that the Baltic song and dance celebrations, which date back to 1873 in Latvia and can bring together up to 40,000 singers and dancers, have joined the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2008. According to Latvia […]

5 popular folk dance forms from Manipur

The origin of Manipuri dance goes back to ancient times that go beyond recorded history. The dance, originating in the state of Manipur, is associated with many rituals and traditional festivals. There are legendary references to the dances of Shiva and Parvati and other gods and goddesses who created the universe. However, Manipuri is not […]

The folk dance of the students of Rayaga...

Koraput: Much to the delight of the students and the authorities concerned, the tribal folk dance performed by the students of the Bhakurguda Ashram in the Rayagada district found pride of place in a clip titled “Wake Up”. It was prepared by Unicef ​​for children on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the world […]

I Dance Hungary: Online courses aim to i...

The sound of bagpipes, violins, violas, double basses, rotating lutes, lyres and various shepherd’s flutes form the basis of enchanting Hungarian folk dances. Somogia and Szek. And now foreign dance lovers can easily learn these dances thanks to I dance Hungary, the first online platform for non-Hungarians, created under the patronage of the Friends of […]

Chinese folk dance kicks off New Year’s

[Photo/Xinhua] A Chinese folk dance stunned thousands of people in Times Square in New York (NYC) on Tuesday night as it kicked off one of the world’s most famous New Year’s countdowns. Co-hosted by the Sino-American Friendship Association and the Times Square Alliance, the show featured more than a dozen dancers dressed as figures from […]

Rahul Gandhi takes part in a folk dance ...

New Delhi: head of Congress Rahul gandhi participates in a folk dance at the inaugural ceremony of Rashtriya Adivasi Nritya Mahotsav in Raipur. The Congress leader is the guest of honor at the event chaired by Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel. The National Tribal Dance Festival is held for the first time in Chhattisgarh. #LOOK Chhattisgarh: […]

Folk Dance a huge draw

Long before the curtain rose for the folk dance competition on the Aingoth Pitch on Sunday morning, TT Rasna had secured a spot in one of the front rows. She wanted to watch the HSS girls play from a point of view. Like Rasna, who belongs to Kasaragod district and a former candidate for district […]

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 […]

Celts – Irish folk dance and ballet – KC

Your security is our priority The Kansas City Ballet requires proof of full COVID-19 vaccination along with proper identification and a valid event ticket to attend performances at the Kauffman Center. Negative test results will not be accepted at this time. Masks are mandatory at all times on Kauffman Center premises, unless actively eating or […]

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 […]