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PUTUL DANCE

West Bengal has a rich tradition of rod puppetry, locally called putul nach (dancing dolls).The puppet movements are highly dramatic. The puppeteers, each holding a puppet, perform from behind a head-high bamboo curtain. They move and dance while manipulating the rods attached to the puppets.

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Date Taken: 07.2014
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