Traditional dances of Assam

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Traditional dances of Assam
Bora, Indira P. P. (Choreographer)
Bora, Indira P. P. (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985-04-16
Table of Contents
Kumar haran: An Ojapali dance in the Sattriya style. - Another Ojapali dance based on a devotional song. - A devadasi dance.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7853
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-967 (former)
Dance -- India -- Assam
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Telecast on Indian national television on April 16, 1985.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Creation/production credits: Presented by Doordarshan Calcutta. Producer: J. N. Mukherjee. Hosts: Madhavi Singh speaking in Hindi, and Indrani Misra speaking in English. Dance and choreography: Indira P. P. Bora.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877038058-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12165224
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2948c580-8043-0135-ba89-057dc7c1e924
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  • 1985: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Traditional dances of Assam" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Traditional dances of Assam" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 20, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). Traditional dances of Assam Retrieved from

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Traditional dances of Assam