Tharu Culture

jhamta dance This Dance is performed by both married and unmarried in Jitiya festival. Jitiya festival celebrated for three days. In these three days, they dance, sing a song and pray lord sun for long life and good health for their husband while unmarried pray for nice and wise husband in their future. since the women are not allowed to leave their home at night. It consists of a mixture of dance and songs in which the women interact with other villagers, sending out different emotional signs to each other. It is a very exceptional performance, and special for this community.

Tharu Woman Dance