Dances of India:

A) Classical –

  • Bharatanatyam
  • Kathakali
  • Kathak
  • Kuchipudi
  • Odissi
  • Sattriya
  • Manipuri
  • Mohiniyattam

B) Folk and tribal dances – there are many –

  • Gujarati Navaratri Garba,
  • Bhangra,
  • Giddha,
  • Karakam,
  • Puravai Attam,
  • Ariyar Natanam,
  • Podikazhi Attam,
  • Kummi, Kavadi,
  • Kolattam,
  • Navasandhi,
  • Kuravaik Koothu,
  • Mayilaattam,
  • Oyil Kummi,
  • Pavakkuthu Bagurumba,
  • Banjaara,
  • Ghoomar,
  • Fire dance,
  • Tera tali,
  • Kachhi Ghori,
  • Geedar,
  • Pang Toed Chaam, 
  • Dandiya,
  • Bacha Nagma ,
  • Jhumair,
  • Kikri,
  • Sammi,
  • Karthi,
  • Jhumar,
  • Domkach,
  • Dollu Kunitha,
  • Thirayattam,
  • Chhau,
  • Goti Pua,
  • Dal khai,
  • Baagha Nacha,
  • Keisabadi,
  • Theyyam,
  • Danda Nacha, 
  • Dalkhai,
  • Kalbeila,
  • Ghoomar,
  • Rasiya,
  • Perini,
  • Chholiya,
  • Lavani,
  • Lesim,
  • Koli,
  • Ponung,
  • Sadinuktso,
  • Khampti,
  • Ka Fifai,
  • Idu Mishmi,
  • Dhuliya and Bhawariya,
  • Bihu,
  • Deodhani,
  • Zikirs,
  • Apsara-Sabah,
  • Mussoll,
  • Dulpod or Durpod,
  • Kunnbi-Geet,
  • Amon,
  • Shigmo,
  • Fugdi, and Dhalo,
  • Siddi,
  • Tappeta Gundlu,
  • Urumulu (thunder dance),
  • Butta Bommalata,
  • Goravayyalu, Garaga (Vessel Dance),
  • Vira Ntyam (Heroic Dance),
  • Kolatam,
  • Chiratala Bhajana,
  • Dappu,
  • Puli V esham (Tiger Dance),
  • Gobbi,
  • Karuva, and Veedhi Bhagavatam,
  • Rasleela,
  • Phag Dance,
  • Phalgun,
  • Daph Dance,
  • Dhamaal,
  • Loor,
  • Guga,
  • Jhomar,
  • Ghomar,
  • Khoria,
  • Holi,
  • Sapela,
  • Chamba,
  • Dalshone and Cholamba,
  • Jataru Kayang,
  • Nuala,
  • Jhoori,
  • Ji,
  • Swang Tegi,
  • Rasa,
  • Mundari dance,
  • Santali dance,
  • veeragase,
  • Nandi Dhwaja,
  • Beesu Kamshaley,
  • Pata Kunitha,
  • Bana Debara Kunitha,
  • Pooja kunitha,
  • Karaga,
  • Gorawa Mela,
  • Bhuta Nrutya,
  • Naga Nrutya,
  • Batte Kola,
  • Chennu Kunitha,
  • Maaragalu Kunitha,
  • Kolata,
  • Simha Nrutya,
  • Thirayattam,
  • Padayani,
  • Ayyappanvilakku,
  • Vattakkali,
  • Theyyam,
  • Mohiniyattom,
  • Kadhakali,
  • Thiruvathira Kali,
  • Ottamthullal,
  • Kerala Folk dance,
  • Kalamezhuthum pattum,
  • Oppana,
  • Marghamkali,
  • Chavittunadakam,
  • Mudiyettu,
  • Dhaphumuttu,
  • Kolkali,
  • Pulikali,
  • Pettathullal,
  • Gaur,
  • Muriya,
  • Saila,
  • Kaksar,
  • Sugga,
  • Banjaara (Lehangi),
  • Matki Dance,
  • Phul Patti Dance,
  • Grida Dance,
  • Lie Haraoba Dance,
  • Chanlam,
  • Toonaga Lomna Dance,
  • Wiking,
  • Pombalang Nongkrem,
  • Cheraw,
  • Khuallam,
  • Chheihlam,
  • Chailam,
  • Tlanglam,
  • Sarlamkai,
  • Chawnglaizawn,
  • Lavani,
  • Koli,
  • Tamasha,
  • Bala Dindi & Dhangari Gaja,
  • Naga,
  • Ghumri,