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Kajri, also called Kajli, is a folk song performed by women of Uttar Pradesh and nearby areas. This song is sung throughout the night on the third day of the second half of Bhadrapad (August) month. It is composed and taught by professional singers named ‘Gounharin.’ One can enjoy folk dance performed along with the song. Dangal is an occasion where competitive presentations of Kajri are done.

Updated on 6th March, 2016


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