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Dancers hold their masks as they pose for pictures after taking part in the day long village festival of Chhau, at Malti village in Purulia district, in West Bengal January 31, 2015. Chhau is a traditional folk dance which involves singing, dancing ... Reuters India, 4 days ago

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How to earn while you learn chhau

How can one keep Seraikela Chhau, unique to the sleepy southern district of Jharkhand, with very few present-day takers, alive?
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

State in designer hunt for R-Day tableau

- Five themes doing the rounds Seraikela Chhau is one of the five themes that the government is toying with Jharkhand, which couldn't present a tableau in the Republic Day parade in Delhi this year, doesn't want to miss the show next year. ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Union of movements, acrobatics

The Indian Council of Cultural Relations, Kolkata, provided a platform to Jodharam Kumar's team of Purulia Chhau dancers to perform Shumbha Nishumba Badh. Chhau productions are generally all-night affairs where villagers come from far and wide and ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Immersed in his art

Jodharam Kumar, the third generation Chhau exponent, tells us how he is engaged with all aspects of the dance form. Shiva Shakti Dance Academys leader or rather dance director, Jodharam Kumar is a third generation Purulia Chhau dance ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Chhau artiste missing

A chhau artiste from Purulia district of Bengal who apparently fell into Damodar after a mini truck, in which he was travelling along with his troupe, met with an accident on the river bridge in Ramgarh late last night, is still missing. Police suspect Uttam ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago

A movie on Odisha's Chhau dance to hit theatres soon

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 1: Odisha's famous Chhau dance will be soon captured on celluloid in the form of a commercial movie in Odia. The film in Odia being produced under Maa Creatives banner by Manoj Kumar Rout has been ...
 OdishaSunTimes.com3 weeks ago 9 folk dances that make Odisha a dancer's paradise  OdishaSunTimes.com1 month ago
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New Indian Express

Gotipua steals the show

VISAKHAPATNAM: IT was a visual treat for the dance aficionados at the Vysakhi Nrithyostav, the ninth All India Classical Dance Festival, that began at Kalabharthi Auditorium here on Thursday. The Gotipua dance performed by the artistes from Odisha ...
 New Indian Express2 days ago Vysakhi Nrithyotsav to showcase 8 dance forms  Times of India1 month ago
India Today

The hills are alive

Head to the unfrequented hills of purulia for a weekend break. Till recently, Purulia was just one of the 21 districts in West Bengal, known for the Chhau dance-a form that celebrates martial arts and acrobatics that originated in the region.
 India Today2 days ago
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