Bhawai Dance Theatre

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Country and Region IndiaGujarat
Type of Festival Dance, Drama
Location of Festival Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Festival Description

This dance exemplifies the dexterity of folk dancers and their ability to balance numerous objects while dancing. Originating in Gujarat, the Bhawai form of folk dance and theatre consists of a dancer balancing a minimum of seven vessels on her head. The dancer gyrates while balancing herself on two or four glass tumblers or a steel plate (thali).

Festival Dates October
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