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The "Puli Kali"-Tiger/leopard Dance festival

Puli Kali ("Puli" = Leopard/Tiger & "Kali" = Play in Malayalam language) is a colorful recreational folk art from the state of Kerala. It is performed by trained artists to entertain people on the occasion of Onam, an annual harvest festival, celebrated mainly in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2014, 10:53 a.m.
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