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August 2017

About Dhangari Folk Dance

Dhangarior DhanagriGaja is a very vibrant and unique traditional folk dance of Maharashtra. It is an exquisite dance firm that belongs to Buffalo keepers, shepherds, cowherds, blanket…

ArdhaHalasana – Yoga Asana

Considered as one of the similar yoga poses to Uttanapadasana, ArdhaHalasana is also like Halasana but the only difference is that the legs are kept perpendicular in the former. In Sanskrit…

About Deodhani Folk Dance

Deodhani dance is a folk dance from the Indian state of Assam. It is as a solo or group performance. In the group performance, it essentially comprises 3 or 4 women.  This dance form is…

Sarvangasana – Yoga Asana

Sarvangasana is a part of the Padma Sadhana Yoga sequence that is a shoulder stand where the entire body is balanced on the shoulders. ‘Sarv’ refers to all, ‘anga’ implies a body part and…

About Dandiya Dance

Dandiya DandiyaRaas or only Raasis the traditional folk dance form of Rajasthan and Gujarat in India. This dance form is associated with the Raaslila of Radha and Krishna and also associated…

About Makarasana

The word maker ‘makar’ means crocodile in Sanskrit. This is an asana that is very similar to Savasana and is best used for relaxation. This is an asana that is simply best for relaxing your…