Mass bamboo dance at Reiek, Mizoram

Mizo youngsters take part in the “Cheraw dance” – a traditional mass bamboo dance of Mizoram on the occasion of Anthurium Festival 2013 at Reiek Village. Is it true that the Mizos call this dance Cherawkan while the Maara call it “Rakhâ tla”? So says a viewer! The Anthurium Festival is a 3 day-long event […]

Tlanglam Dance – Mizo folk dance from India

Mass Tlanglam dance performed by Mizo youth during Anthurium Festival in Mizoram. Tlanglam is performed throughout the length and breadth of the State. Using music of Puma Zai, there have been several variations of the dance. This dance is one of the most popular dances these days by our cultural troupes in various places. Both […]

Dancing in the rain: Mizo harvest dance tradition

The show goes on, even in the rain! And how apt that the theme involves broadcasting seeds and sowing a new crop in the fields… Young Mizo girls show the traditional way of ploughing rice field, weaving clothes, sowing seeds, cleaning rice grains etc in the form of dance at Anthurium festival 2013. Viewer Pau […]

Mizo girls burn up the floor with dance to K-Pop song

Mizo girls putting up a dance performance at the Anthurium Festival which takes place in Aizawl, Mizoram, in the north-east of India. The Anthurium Festival is a 3 day-long event organized every year in September by the state govt. of Mizoram with the aim to promote tourism in the state and also encourage Anthurium cultivation […]