FOLK DANCES OF INDIA – PANTHI
Panthi is one of the prominent dance forms of Chhattisgarh State in India. The Panthi dance reflects the rich cultural heritage and traditional legacies of the indigenous tribal groups of the region. Representing the vibrant and dynamic cultural life of the local inhabitants of Chhattisgarh Region. Panthi dance epitomizes the unique dance styles of the state.
In this, Panthi Folk Dancers are Dressed in colorful costumes with exquisite jewelries, and the performers of the Panthi dance display their artistic caliber with complete dedication and enthusiasm which is reflected in their flawless performance. The expressive body language coupled with unique dancing steps, the splendid performance of Panthi dance casts a magical spell on the audience. The spectators of Panthi dance remain spell bound with the marvelous presentation of unique cultural traits of the indigenous tribal communities.
Endowed with enriched in cultural traditions, the district of Durg boasts of a plethora of indigenous performing arts of the region which is reflected in the beautiful Folk dance forms, and melodious songs and expressive dance dramas. The beautiful Panthi Folk dance is one such indigenous dance forms of the several tribal communities of the Durg district that has percolated from the ancient times to the modern era.