Bollywood dance moves are now a familiar sight on Western TV and cinema screens. But what is the symbolism of the gestures, footwork and costumes drawn from classical Indian dance styles?

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Bharata Natyam (Tamil: பரதநாட்டியம்). A classical Indian dance form popular and practised in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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NAVRATRI festival gujarat - Whether it’s simply choosing to walk in streets of Indian cities or sight seeing the royal palaces, or visiting peppy Indian festivals; one can enjoy every moment during his or her Indian holidays.

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