festival is music and dance festival observed
by the tribals of Silvassa in Dadar and Nagar
Haveli, getting its name from tarpa, a long curved
wind instrument which is the principal form of
music for the tribal gatherings and dances.
Nongkrem Dance or Shad Nongkrem is a unique tribal
dance performed by young Khazi men and virgin
women as a thanksgiving to their gods Ka Pah Syntiew
and U Suid Nia Tong Syiem for good harvests, peace
is a festival of feast and merry-making the ‘Idus’
tribe of Arunachal Pradesh. The ‘Idus’
believe they are the sons and daughters of the
divine mother 'Nanyi Inyitaya' and Reh festival
is celebrated for availing her blessings and to
keep alive the bond of brotherhood...