Indian Dance Forms – Classical , Folk and Tribal
Dance in a simple lay man’s language is an expression of the inner feelings and emotions. Dance can convey the innermost feelings and emotions through the medium of physical postures, gestures and expressions. Without speaking a word that which enables you to convey your message is what we call the; Dance. Dance has many forms and purposes. A dancer can dance for self-contentment, for some worldly purpose or to convey a message to the mass. With every purpose, the form of the dance does change. Dance is an art, it is a dialect of the soul and it is fundamentally a discipline. People who are inclined towards and devoted to dance, they truly worship this art of dance as their God. India is a land of Art and Culture and also a land of Dance. Dance has been deeply rooted in the core of India. India possesses a variety of dances. Numerous of dance forms are performed in our country. In fact there are varied dance forms which were actually originated in India at different parts. We can divide the dance forms of India in three broad categories; The Classical Dance, Folk and Tribal Dance and Contemporary Dance.