Definition of dandiya raas in English:

dandiya raas

Line breaks: dan|diya raas
Pronunciation: /ˈdandɪə rɑːs/

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[mass noun]
A type of traditional Gujarati dance in which pairs of dancers hold a short stick in each hand and strike one another’s sticks in time to the music.


Gujarati, from dandiya 'sticks' (from daṇḍi 'stick') and raas 'dance'.

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