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Step into the World of India’s Ancient Splendor: Sirpur Dance Festival at Lakshman Temple in Chhattisgarh

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Sirpur Dance Festival Chatthisgarh

If we want to explore the old world charm of India, in the fast paced modern day life then a trip to Chattisgarh will serve us great! Sirpur is one of the unspoilt natural beauties of India, where the beautiful vibrant tribal culture can still be felt intensely.

Adorned with the largest waterfall in India, the Chitrakote Falls, this is the state where time seems to have stood still.

Apart from the wondrous natural beauty, the state of Chatthisgarh has also been blessed with one of India’s best dance and music festivals, the Sirpur Dance Festival.

The Renowned Lakshman Temple of Sirpur in Chatthisgarh

Sirpur National Dance and Music Festival bind humanity through the cultural medium of dance and music. Though the festival is one of the youngest Indian dance and music festivals, this is only the fourth year, yet it is among the leading 5 such festivals in India.

This three day long festival, organized adjacent to the 7th century Laxman Temple in Sirpur, brings together the finest performers from the fields of music and dance from all over the world.

During this annual three day festival, performers from various parts of India exhibit their talents. The guests are transmitted to an entirely different world, different dimension – one that is filled with immense beauty and solace.

One of the major attractions of the festival, are the cultural performances by the local tribal artists as well. Apart from this various renowned maestros adorn the centre stage. The festival starts on January 29 and culminates on January 31.

Sirpur Dance Festival Chatthisgarh

The Dance and Music festival pays homage to the rich history and tradition of Sirpur. Sirpur is visited by thousands of tourists during the festival.

The small city would become a bustling hub of activities during the festival, for there are many other attractions in this abode of spirituality and culture.

The small city of Sirpur in Chhattisgarh was once an important pilgrim place for Jains, Buddhists and Hindus. So, the city from ancient times has been a meeting point of various cultures and religions.

This small city holds within it some of the finest historical relics.

Sirpur Dance Festival Chatthisgarh

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2 replies on “Step into the World of India’s Ancient Splendor: Sirpur Dance Festival at Lakshman Temple in Chhattisgarh”

To apply for participating in the Sirpur Dance Festival in Chhattisgarh, you should contact the Chhattisgarh Tourism Board, as they are the organizers of the event. Typically, the festival takes place annually in January and is set against the backdrop of the ancient Lakshmana Temple in Sirpur, Chhattisgarh. The festival attracts a wide range of performers, including national and international artists, as well as local tribal artists.

The application process details are not explicitly provided online, so I recommend reaching out directly to the Chhattisgarh Tourism Board for the most accurate and up-to-date information on how to apply as a performer. You can also keep an eye on their official website or related cultural event pages as they often update application details closer to the event date.

Sirpur Dance Festival in Chhattisgarh is generally held annually in January. This festival, known for its rich cultural performances, takes place over three days and attracts a blend of local tribal performers along with national and international artists. The venue for this event is typically set against the historic backdrop of the Lakshmana Temple in Sirpur, adding to its cultural and architectural significance.

For more information, visiting the Chhattisgarh Tourism official website or contacting them through their official communication channels would be beneficial.

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