Consider the following pairs of folk dances with states where they are most commonly performed:

  1. Bardo Cham→ Arunachal Pradesh
  2. Karma Naach→ Jharkhand
  3. Raut Nacha→ Chhattisgarh

 Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Raut Nacha is most commonly performed in Chhattisgarh. It is performed by the Yadava or Yaduvanshis, who consider them to be descendants of Krishna. Bardo Chham is a folk dance performed by the members of Sherdukpens community of Arunachal Pradesh.

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