The diversity of the Indian subcontinent is known to hide within itself an array of cultural marvels. As a nation that loves to celebrate, the thriving culture of folk and religious dance forms is one such aspect that adds up to the vibrancy of India.

Despite the fact that almost every part of the country has its own unique dance forms to speak for their heritage, southern India is home to few of the most spellbinding folk dance forms that the country has to offer.

Aside from their significant religious and cultural meanings, these dance forms are a visual treat due to the costumes that provide them with a unique identity along with the vibrancy and drama. They are a combination of symbolism and tradition, and play a very important role in creating the pleasant sensory overload that is unique to these dance form.

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