Bhangra- traditional folk dance becomes effective way to celebrate happiness worldwide

Now the dance form become part of the international stage as people across the globe were seen dancing or making videos with Bhangra

Bhangra- traditional folk dance becomes effective way to celebrate happiness worldwide
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Punjab, India: Bhangra- a traditional folk dance from Punjab has become so popular across the globe in recent decades. The people outside Punjab are enjoying the way of dancing and take it as an energetic movement. The dance form is a way for Punjabis to celebrate their culture and festivals and to mark their happiness.

Now the dance form become part of the international stage as people across the globe were seen dancing or making videos with Bhangra. With the making of the global village, the exchange of culture has become so prevalent resulting in the expansion of the Bhangra from Punjabi weddings to global dance.

Various countries such as the UK, Canada, the US, and Australia have adopted the dance form efficiently and were seen brimming on it. The Punjabi and Sikh communities take it as the cultural and religious identity symbol and become an integral part of Punjab’s rich cultural heritage.

The UK has also become the region where Bhangra become so effective form of dance as people were seen brim on new forms of dance such as Bhangra pop. Various non-Punjabi and non-Sikh communities adopt the dance form as their cultural practice.

However, the commercialization of Bhangra has raised several concerns and debates on cultural identity and representation of the community. The growing popularity of the dance form across the globe have an immensely positive impact resulting in the perseveration of traditional cultural practice, and enhancement of the cultural awareness. It has become an efficient way to express happiness, and joy and celebrate different festivals and cultures across the globe, leading to the creation of new cultural and economic opportunities.

The evolution and globalization of Bhangra has a great impact on Punjab and make people aware of their culture and heritage. It also strengthens the roots of Punjabi and makes them maintain their connection with the International community.