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Dance of Uttarakhand - Uttaranchal - Kumaon - Garhwal
make special efforts to encourage folk & tribal arts & to frame
special programmes for the preservation and strengthening of the vanishing
The objective of Nainital Tourism is to cut across territorial boundaries
and to reach the larger identity of cultural relationship and commonality,
to provide facilities for creative development of arts and literature with
special emphasis on folk and tribal arts.
To preserve, innovate and promote the projection and dissemination
of the arts in Uttarakhand - Uttaranchal falling under the broad
disciplines of Sangeet, Natak, Lalit Kala and Sahitya. To develop and promote
the rich diversity and uniqueness of various arts and to upgrade and enrich
consciousness of the people about their cultural heritage. To lay special
emphasis in its activities on the linkages among various arts through
evolution of styles and their contribution to the larger composite identity
of cultural heritage of India. To make special efforts to encourage folk
and tribal arts and to frame special programmes for the preservation and
strengthening of the vanishing art forms. To frame
such programmes as would encourage and involve the youth of the rest of
the country in creative cultural communications.
The emphasis was to outreach by also having cultural performances
in open areas for the common people not restricted for the elitist audiences.
VideosOf Uttarakhand - Uttaranchal Culture - Folk Dance
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Folk Dance
Vandana - Maa Nanda Sunanda
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Ghasiyari Dance
The young women of the Kumaon - Garhwal himalayas
often have to travel long distances to collect grass and fodder
for their animals. they do so in groups, and as they perform
the chore, they sing to pass away the time, this has given rise
to a dance called the Ghasiyari Dance.
Chapeli or Chhapeli is a Folk Dance song
sung at high speed. Chhapeli dance is a social dance of the
Kumaon region. Chapeli Dance is performed in fairs, melas, and
festive occasions, known as pair dance.
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Jonsari Dance
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Lok Nirtya Chapelli
Chapeli or Chhapeli
is a Folk Dance song sung at high speed. Chhapeli dance is a
social dance of the Kumaon region. Chapeli Dance is performed
in fairs, melas, and festive occasions, known as pair dance.
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Tandi Dance
Tandi Nritya Geet: Tand means to stand and
dance in single line. The tandi dance-song is performed by males
and in half circle as Chhpati dance. The subject of tandi dance-song
iare of varied subjects.
Uttarakhand Tourism Culture - Yugal Dance
Nainital Tourism promotes Uttarakhand Culture and Organise
- Arrange Folk Events presenting the unique culture programmes of
Uttarakhand - Uttaranchal in various parts of the country.
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