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...

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