Dhimsa Dance

Performer : Mainly performed by Females, male performers join in sometimes.
Duration :
Approximately 10 minutes.

This Dance is performed by the farming folk of Andhra Pradesh. The Dhimas Dance of the Porja Caste, was an exclusive Women's Dance. Now it is performed by both Women and Men on special occassions, and is dedicated to the welfare of the domestic life.

The Men and Women of the Porja caste perform the Dance with great feeling. It is considered a must for newly-wed because on this day the women pray for a peaceful and happy married life. Women Dance around in unison holding their hands together at wrists.


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