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Ho Dance

Ho Dance is a colourful dance performed by the Ho Tribe of Orissa. It is mainly observed during the Magh Festival, which falls in January, when the granaries are full. Illi, a kind of home brewed rice beer, is the chief beverage taken during the celebrations. All restrictions are set aside during the celebrations.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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