India –Manasi will perform a folk dance form named Lavani. Lavani (Marathi: लावणी) is a genre of music popular in Maharashtra, India.
Lavani is a combination of traditional song and dance, which particularly performed to the beats of Dholki,
a percussion instrument. Lavani is noted for its powerful rhythm. In Maharashtra and southern Madhya Pradesh, it is performed by
the female performers wearing nine-yard long sarees. The songs are sung in a quick tempo.
There are 9 remotions in our life defined in Ayurveda.
- Shringara (love/beauty),
- Hasya (laughter),
- Raudra (anger),
- Veera (heroism/courage),
- Bhayanaka (terror/fear),
- Bibhatsa (disgust),
- Adbutha (surprise/wonder),
- Shantha (peace or tranquility)
Today’s dance form “Lavani” performed under Shringara (love/beauty) emotion.
Hope you all will like it.