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garba Line breaks: garba
Pronunciation: /ˈɡɑːbə/

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Definition of garba in English:


A traditional Gujarati folk dance and song, originally performed as a fertility ritual.


From Sanskrit Garbadeep, literally 'lamp inside a pot'.

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