Classical Dance of India

What is Indian Classical Dance?

Indian classical dance is an umbrella term for various performance arts rooted in musical theatre styles.

Total No.of Classical Dance

The number of classical dances range from eight to more, depending on the source and scholar.

Who Recognize Classical Dance?

The Sangeet Natak Academy recognizes the Classical Dance.

Note: This table is designed for Government Entrance Exam Aspirants.

For example, Sattriya is not a recognized classical dance of India, but it is asked as one of the GK question in 2019 IBPS Clerk.

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S.NoDanceState
1BharatanatyamTamil Nadu
2KathakaliKerala
3Kathak
  • Rajasthan
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • North India
4ManipuriManipur
5KuchipudiAndhra Pradesh
6OdissiOdisha
7Chhau
  • Jharkhand
  • Odisha
  • West Bengal
  • Eastern India
8MohiniyattamKerala
9SattriyaAssam

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