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Kathodi Dance is an Indian Tribal Dance which belong to the Kathodi tribe of Rajasthan. People of Kathodi tribe are known for making catechu (Katha) from Khair tree. This tribe is found in Udaipur district of Rajasthan They perform this dance after the death of their family member. Women dance and men sing, they briefly describe the whole life of the deceased person.
I photographed it inside the Mehrangarh Fort at Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
My heartfelt thanks to Pamela Haberman for nominating it for 'Photo of the week' and for spotlighting it too.
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