Classical dance forms of India can be traced to the period between 1300-1400 A.D. India offers a number of classical dance forms, each of which can be traced to different parts of the country.
Each form represents the culture and ethos of a particular region or a group of people. Bharata Natyam - Tamil Nadu, Kathak - Uttar Pradesh, Kathak - Kerala, Kuchipudi - Andhra Pradesh, Manipuri - Manipur, Mohiniyattam - Kerala, Odissi - Orissa.
In India, dance and music pervade all aspects of life and bring colour, joy and gaiety to a number of festivals and ceremonies. In fact, dance and music are tied inextricably to festivity of any kind.
Indian dancing is a highly skilled and historic art form, which has reached the west in Bollywood dance acts. To hire Bollywood dancers to bring dazzling colour to your wedding or corporate event, contact some of the artists listed below. Solo dancers are ideal for small parties, but larger groups performing choreographed Bollywood dance acts can also be hired. Also listed are Indian dance schools, offering classes or tuition in one of the most exhilarating dance forms around.
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