India | Assam

Nimso Kerung Dance

A folk dance of Assam, Nimso Kerung features the close interaction between young men and women. The dance is accompanied by a song, called Karaera, which contains some elements of lust in it.

The male performers hold a shield in one hand and a stick in another. The girls have their head covered with black scarves. During the performance, a girl holds on to the coat of the neighboring boy, while he holds her belt.

Updated on 1st October, 2018


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