Presenting You Gujarati Dandiya Raas Garba – Navratri Garba .
According to the ritual, Dandia Raas is performed after the Arti i.e. worshipping the deity. This dance, thus, has a special relevance to Navaratris.
It fills the air with festivity while the dancers are dressed up in colorful, traditional attires.The women performers wear elaborated long skirts (ghagharas) and cholis, with their head covered with odhaani; while the men wears kediyum (shirt) and vajani (trouser) with a printed scarf on their head.
The well-choreographed dance of Daandiya leaves the spectators mesmerized.With changing modern times, these days, Dandia Raas is performed in clubs.
While Dandia is played merrily among the young people during Navaratris.
there are other kinds of Raas dances. For instance, the Gof variety of the raas is a meticulous dance art that involves dancers carrying colorful strings and making patterns while they dance.