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Langvir Dance in Uttarakhand

Langvir Dance is one of the major dance forms of Uttarakhand. It is a unique dance famous in the Tehri Garhwal region of the state. This is an acrobatic dance that is performed solely by men. In the Langvir dance, a long bamboo pole is fixed at a place. The dancer climbs to the top of this pole and balances himself on his navel on the top. A band of musicians play the dhol and damana under the pole. The dancer balances skillfully and rotates on the top of the pole, performing other acrobatic stunts with his hands and feet.

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