Nishadhi Dance Troupe of Sri Lanka
Traditional Folk dances have been recorded for more than 2500 years BC. These with emotion laden dances were either portraying festivals of harvesting and or folks tales. Some of these were dedicated to the gods and while some were sacrifical ceremonies to pacify the evil spirits..Well known are the devil mask dances where the omnipotent bad is warded through these dance offerings. A combined mixture of traditional and modern dances have been the mainstay of nishadhi Dance troupe.Songs added to the dances portray the emotional feelings of the dancers and each and every individual movement is choreographed by Gunasena Abeysinghe the troupe leader. A life time experience awaits you.