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Kaksar Dance

Kaksar Dance

Kaksar Dance, Kaksar Dance travel, Kaksar Dance of Madhya Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Madhya Pradesh, Madhya PradeshThe dance of the Hill Marias of the Abujhmar Mountains is quite different. In one of their dance-forms they carry dummy horses on their shoulders and move slowly into a wide circle.

Kaksar is a festival dance, performed by the Abhujmaria of Bastar. Prior to the rains, the Maria cultivators in every village worship the deity for reaping a rich harvest. To invoke the blessing of the deity, Kaksar, a group dance, in which young boys and girls take part, is performed.

Boys put on a peculiar costume of a long white robe while girls are clad in all their finery. The dance presents to girls and boys, a exclusive opportunity to choose their life partners, and marriage is enthusiastically celebrated afterwards.

There is a beat and melody in this dance. The melodious music, the tinkling of the bells combines to generate an atmosphere of spell and attraction.

 

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