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Rai Dance

Rai is a dance form native to Sagar District of Madhya Pradesh. It is performed by the Bednis community, who are basically professional dancers. The members of this community are invited to different villages to perform the special dance.

The Rai dance is performed during the harvest season. The people celebrate the successful harvest with this dance. It is usually accompanied by traditional songs and music produced by drums.

Updated on 24th November, 2015
District: Sagar


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