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Bring forth the rains! Indian folklore and tribal practices to invoke rainfall

While local traditions around propitiating rain gods - ranging from a frog wedding to women ploughing the fields naked - have often stirred controversies, folklorists say one shouldn't dismiss their importance ethnographically.

Speaking for the Seven Sisters

Northeastern theatre is a confluence of folk traditions and social issues.


Feast of South Indian art and craft in city

Folk traditions,arts and crafts of the Southern States of India marked Day 1 of the 3rd Chandigarh National Crafts Mela.