Khajuraho dance festival organised in Madhya Pradesh
The Khajuraho dance festival started off in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh.
Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel lit the traditional lamp and inaugurated the 44th Khajuraho dance festival. This festival will be held till 26th February 2018.
This festival is organised by the culture department of the Madhya Pradesh government. It will feature classical dances like Kathak, Odissi, Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, Kathakali and Mohiniattam.
The Art Mart will display paintings of international artists from Germany, France and China at the festival.Dance performances are conducted in an open-air auditorium, mostly in front of the Chitragupta Temple and the Vishwanatha Temple.