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Folk Dance Forms of Indian States:

StatesFolk Dances of India
AssamBihu, Khel Gopal, Canoe, Maharas
Arunachal PradeshMask Dance
Andhra PradeshGhanta Mardala, Ghurayayal Tholu, Chaddi
BiharJata Jatin, Bakho, Jhijhiya, Natua, Oroan, Bidesia
ChattisgarhKarma, Jhumar, Dagla, Pali, Mundari
GujaratGarba, Dandiya Rasa, Tippani
HaryanaJhumar, Dhamal, Phag Dance, Gugga, Khoria, Rasa Leela
Himachal PradeshThali, Nati, Jadda, Jaintia
Jammu & KashmirRauf, Hikat, Damali
KarnatakaYakshagana, Huttari, Suggi, Kunitha
KeralaOottam Thulal, Krishnattam, Kaliyattam, Mohiniyattam
Madhya PradeshGhero
MaharashtraDasavatar, Mauni, Lavani, Tamasha
MeghalayaLaho, Baagla
MizoramKhanatam, Pakhupila, Cherokan
ManipurBasant Rasa, Nat Rash, Rakhal
NagalandChong, Lim, Nuralim, Khaiva
OdishaBahaka Wata, Dandanata, Jaddur, Ghumara, Chhau
PunjabBhangra, Giddha, Dhaman
RajasthanGhumar, Chakri, Jhulan Leela, Gopika Leela, Khyal, Susini
Tamil NaduKolattam, Kavadi, Kummi, Karagam, Pinnal
Uttar PradeshRasa Leela, Kajri, Jhora, Kumaon, Nautanki
UttarakhandGadhwali, Ras Leela, Kumayuni, Kajari
West BengalKeertan, Katti, Baul, Jatra
GoaMandi, Khol, Dakni, Jhagor


Objective questions on Folk Dance Forms of Indian States:

1. Ghero is the folk dance form of which Indian state?
(a) West Bengal
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Rajasthan
(d) Madhya Pradesh
Answer (d)
2. Gadhwali is the folk dance form of which Indian state?
(a) Uttarakhand
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Gujarat
Answer (a)
3. Garba is the folk dance form of which Indian state?
(a) Rajasthan
(b) Punjab
(c) Gujarat
(d) Odisha
Answer (c)
4. Giddha is the folk dance form of which Indian state?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Punjab
(c) Tamil Nadu
(d) West Bengal
Answer (b)
5. Ghumar is the folk dance form of which Indian state?
(a) Rajasthan
(b) Gujarat
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Himachal Pradesh
Answer (a)