Paso Doble Dance

Paso Doble – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps!! My letter for the Day is ‘P’ Paso Doble is a Spanish dance form but it became so popular in the higher society of Paris during 1930s.The Paso Doble has both Spanish and French characteristics but the dance remind you the bullfight. It has flamenco-like qualities also throughout …

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A to Z Blogging 2018 - Odissi Dance

Odissi – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps! My letter for the Day is ‘O’ Odissi is one of the famous Indian classical dance forms. It has its root in Orissa but it has got international popularity. Previously it was performed predominantly by women,and expressed religious stories and spiritual ideas, particularly of Vaishnavism (Vishnu as Jagannath). …

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Nachni Dance

Nachni – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps!! My letter for the Day is ‘N’ Every day, I am writing about different dance forms as the theme is #DanceKaPunchnama! Dance has no boundaries; we have huge dance forms across the globe. My intention is to cover as much as possible through this A to Z Blogging …

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Lavani Dance

Lavani Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘L’ Lavani is a popular folk dance form of Maharashtra as well as the surrounding areas in the Konkan or Coastal Region. It is a combination of dance and music. The word ‘Lavani’ comes from Lavanya which means ‘beauty’. In 18th – …

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Kathak Dance - #DanceKaPunchnama

Kathak Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘K Today, I am going to write about my favorite dance form – Kathak. I am a trained Kathak dancer but now out of practice at all. Wiki says, Kathak is traditionally attributed to the traveling bards of ancient northern India, known …

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Jazz Dance - A to Z Blogging April

Jazz Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘J’ Jazz Dance is a old dance form, originated from African American dance. Basically Jazz dance includes tap dance and jitterbug both along with Jazz music. Then choreographers introduced steps from ballet and contemporary dance which is known as ‘Modern Jazz Dance’. …

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Ghoomar Dance

Ghoomar Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘G’ Well, today I am going to talk about an Indian folk dance form of Bhil tribe. This dance form was adopted by the Rajputs. Yes, my today’s dance form is ‘Ghoomar’. Now it is not only popular among Rajasthani communities, even …

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Flamenco Dance

Flamenco Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘F’ Flamenco is a old-style art form of Spain which includes guitar playing (toque), cante (singing) and baile (dance), jaleo (vocalization), palmas (handclapping) and pitos (finger snapping). The original Flamenco was about singing and clapping. In modern Flamenco we can see the …

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EISA Dance

Eisa Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps My letter for the Day is ‘E’ Eisa is a folk dance form and is originated from the Okinawa Islands, Japan. This dance form is performed by young people during the Bon Festival & All-Okinawa Festival to honor the spirits of their ancestors. It is one of the …

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Chhau Dance

The Chhau Dance – A to Z Challenge April 2018 #DanceKaPunchnama

Hello Peeps 🙂 My letter for the Day is ‘C’ Chau or Chhau, is a semi classical Indian dance form. It is originated in the eastern part of India – West Bengal, Jharkhand and Odisha. The dance form is a mixture of martial arts, acrobatics and athletics.It is performed during …

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