Folk and Performing Arts of Andhra Pradesh

If one desires to understand the evolution of a civilization, one needs to look at their oral history traditions. Folk arts are inclusive, vibrant and colourful, and most importantly, keep the spirit of a culture alive as it evolves.The state of Andhra Pradesh has a rich legacy of these traditions where performers are adept in varied forms of music, dance, evocative expressions as well as puppets and other props.Delve into these folk-art forms and take a visual tour of Andhra culture, evident in the impressive range of folk arts and dance, that represents the essence of Andhra’s exquisite culture. Each art form has a significance and history of its own, with a unique legacy that continues to thrive even in the modern era.