Dalkhai dance is performed by the young girls of Mirdha, Soura and Binjhal tribes during the festivals like Bhaijuntia, Dussehra and others. Dalkhai songs are sung and the girls dance in a group making linear or semicircular pattern.
Humo and Bauli Dance
This is a combination of two playful dances performed by un-married and young girls in groups during special occasions. The dance is characterized by slow steps and movements.
Karma dance is one of the most celebrated dances of the district and is a colourful one. This tribal dance is performed in the honour of Karam Sain, a deity who is believed to grant children as per the tribal beliefs. The performers enter the stage in two rows. The rhythmic steps are accompanied by songs and drum beats.
Koisabadi dance is widely performed by the dancers of Bhuyan and Gond tribes. Usually male dancers participate in this dance and perform with two feet long sticks. The songs of this dance are mainly based on the eternal love stories of Radha and Krishna.
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