India | Orissa

Bandi Nata

A folk play

Bandi Nata is a folk play of Orissa. It depicts the life of Bandi, the wife of Lord Krishna. The play centers on the sacrifice done by Bandi for the sake of the love Krishna and Radha. The music is provided by a simple drum called dhol. Although a stage is setup, the actors often mingle with the audience while performing the play.

Updated on 4th January, 2016


Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments