Bhawada: The Festival of Masks

Bhawada: The Festival of Masks that takes place in south Dang, involves the folklore of Ramayan and Mahabharat’s Gods and Goddesses, told th

Belpola: Worshiping Oxen

The oxen are bathed before they are adorned with accessories, and painted by the farmers...

Diwali Traditions: Kansari Puja

Annually, before Diwali, the Dangi people hold a puja dedicated to Kansari Devi. Kansari Devi is the tribal goddess of agriculture, food,...

Dera: Music from Leaves & Feathers

Dera is an instrument devised by the Dangi people. Teak leaves are tied around the neck of clay matki (pot) and the matki is placed in a...

Announcement: Homestays

We're excited to announce that we are bringing homestays to Dang! You can now visit the Dang forest and enjoy its nature and culture...

Holi: Dhol, Bonfire, and Rotis

For the tribespeople of Dang, Holi, the Hindu festival of colours is the biggest and most popular festival. Bhairavi's depiction of a...