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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]