Consider the following statements:

  1. Kalbelia dance is most commonly performed in Rajasthan
  2. It has been included in the Intangible Heritage List by the UNESCO

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Kalbelia dance is one of the most sensuous dance forms of Rajasthan. It is performed by the Kalbelia tribe, who are known for their traditional occupation is catching snakes and trading snake venom. The Kalbelia folk songs and dances of Rajasthan were declared a part of its Intangible Heritage List by the UNESCO in 2010.

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