There are various dance forms in our culture that represent various acts and dance moves and styles. Bharatnatyam happens to be the oldest Indian dance form.
Kathakali is one of the major dance forms in the Indian classical dance forms. The dancer depicts a story in the form of actions and movements. These actions are combined form of movements made through eyes, facial expressions, hands, and legs.
Manipuri is a dance form originating from state of Manipur, state in India. Origination dates back to ancient times that come from beyond the history that we know today. Manipuri references Gods and Goddesses like Shiv and Parvati who are known to have created the universe.
Ghoomar is a traditional folk dance from Haryana and Rajasthan. One is bound to think that the kind of dance form Ghoomar is, it would originate only from Rajasthan. But originally it started from Haryana and was later adopted by Rajasthani community as well.
Garba is a folk dance from the western state of Gujarat. It is a dance performed in a circular fashion during the festival of Navratri.
India has a transcendent history of dance and music; thus, many traditional dance forms have contributed in movies to form an entire Bollywood dance style. Because drama and enthusiasm are the significant elements of Bollywood dance, it’s easier to enjoy and learn for everyone.
The Kuchipudi is one of the oldest Indian dances like Lasya, Abhinava, and Thandava, consisting of comprehension of various slokas and mantras. In this dance style, every step and movement has equal importance that indicates its balanced nature.
Ballet is known as the concert dance form, and it involves cinematic choreography, creativity, dramatic staging, alluring costumes, lightings, heavy footwork, body movements, and intense music.
Hip-hop is considered as an unexpected dancing art risen from the American and African culture. In the late 1960s and 1970s, New York became the origin place for Hip-hop dance.