Consider the following pairs of dance forms with states where they are most predominantly performed:

  1. Kalbelia→ Rajasthan
  2. Ghumura→ Odisha
  3. Maach→ Madhya Pradesh

Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Maach is a traditional theatre form of Madhya Pradesh. Ghumura dance is a folk dance of Kalahandi district of the Indian state Orissa. Kalbelia  is one of the most sensuous dance forms of Rajasthan, performed by the Kalbelia tribe of Rajasthan.

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