Doregata Dance festival is another interesting dances where, while dancing the women try to knock off the turbans of their male partner using their head. If the women succeed, it is followed by peals of laughter.
The Khasis have the famous colourful Nongkrem dance- an very old religious ritual tracing it's origins to ancient times, and Shad
Suk Mynsiem festival, a thanksgiving dance with display of traditional
Khasi fineries and also the jovial harvest dance of the War's of Southern