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List of Folk & Classical Dance forms in India

Here we have included the list of Folk & Classical Dance forms in India. This will help you improve your general knowledge and mainly for your competitive exam preparations.

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List of Folk & Classical Dance forms in India

StateClassical Dance formTribal and folk dances
Andhra PradeshKuchipudiKottam
Lambadi
Koya
Kolannalu
AssamSattriyaBagurumba
Ojapali
Bihu
 Jhumur
Ankia Nat
Arunachal PradeshBardo Chham
Chalo
Popir
Aji Lamu
Lion and Peacock dance
BiharPurbi
Jata Jatni Bidpada
Jadur
Kathaputli
Jatra
Jhijiya
Bhako
Natna
Bidesia
Senkela Chhau
Faguna or Fag
ChhatisgarhRaut Nacha
Panthi
GujaratDandya Ras
Garba Lasya Nritya
Bhavai
Garba
Rasila
Siddi Dhamal
Hudo
Matukadi
Aagawa
Tippani
GoaFugdi
Dekhnni
Kunbi
Gonph
Ghode modni
Tonya mel
Dhalo
HaryanaDhamal
Khoria
Manjira dance
Gogaji or Gugga dance
Loor
Naqqal
Swang
Ghoomar
Himachal PradeshNati
Munzra
Luddi Dance
Kanayala
Giddha Parhaun
Hikat
Jammu and KashmirDumhal
Rouf
 Vetal Dhamali
Bhand Pathar
Chakri
JharkhandKarma
KarnatakaYakshagana Veeragase
Simha Nutrya
Dollu Kunitha
Bedara Vesha
Santa
Doddata-Bayalata
KeralaKathakaliChakyar koothu
MohiniattamOttam Thullal
Chavittu Natakam
Kaikotti Kalai
Oppana
Koodiyattam
Krishnavattam
Thitambu Nritham
Mudiyettu
Thirayattam
Theyyam
Padayani
Duffmuttu
LakshadweepLava
Madhya PradeshGrida dance
Lota
Pandvan
Tertali
Charkula
Jawara
Matki dance
Phulpatti dance
Macha
Maanch
Gaur maria dance
MizoramChiraw (Bamboo Dance)
ManipurManipuriThang ta
Dhol cholom
MaharashtraPavri Nach
Lavani
Koli dance
Lezim
Gondha
Tamasha
NagalandChang Lo (Sua Lua)
OdishaOdissiGhumara
Pala Jtra
Paika
Chhau
Goti pua
Karma Naach
Ghumra
Baagh Naach
Savari
Puducherry Garadi
PunjabBhangra
Giddha
Daff
Dhaman
Malwai
Jhumar,
Karthi
Kikli
Sammi
Dandass
Ludi
Jindua
RajasthanGhumar
Chakri
Gangaur
Jhulan
Kachchhi Ghodi
Jhuma
Banjaara
Kalbelia
SikkimSinghi chham
Yak Chaam
Maruni
 Kali Topi
Rechungma
Tamil NaduBharatnatyamKummi
Kolattam
Kavadi
Karagattam
Theru koothu
Bommal attam
Puliyaattam
Oyilattam
Mayil Attam
Poikal Kudirai Attam
Parai Attam or Thappattam
Paampu attam or Snake Dance
TelanganaKuchipudiPerini Thandavam
Dappu
Bhurakatha
Bhathukumma
Gusadi
Lambadi
TripuraHojagiri
Goria
Lebang Boomani
UttarakhandChholiya
Jagars
Thali-Jadda
Jhainta
Barada Nat
Uttar Pradesh Mayur Nritya
Raslila
Nautanki
Kajri
Jhora
Chhapeli
Jaita
West BengalChau
Gaudiya Nritya
Jatra
kathi
Alkap
Domni
Dhunachi
Dadra and Nagar HaveliTarpa Dance 
Bhawada Dance
Dhol Dance
Gheria Dance

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