How To Dress Up For Dandiya Night On This Navratri
Importance of Dandiya raasDandiya Raas has always been performed in Ma Durga's honor. This dance form is actually performed as a mock-fight between the Goddess and Mahishasur, the mighty demon-king, and is nicknamed "The Sword Dance". The sticks (dandiyas) of the dance represent the swords of Durga. The dance is a gaiety celebration of the victory of Ma Durga over the demon. With all this knowledge by your side, are you all set now to celebrate it with more pomp and splendor?
How to dress up for dandiya?These days it’s not about the same old dandiya night dress like chaniya cholis that we used to see in the ’90s. People are more into trends and style to dress up for dandiya these days. The main mantra to keep in mind while choosing a dress for dandiya dance is “Go Loud or Go Home”, low back blouses for your saris, low waist lehengas, clashing loud colours, statement jewellery and everything gaudy. Let the extravagant you drown into the mood of festivities.
Salwar Look For Dandiya
For all those who are most comfortable in salwar/ churidar suits, it’s best to go with an easy to maintain and trendy silhouette as you don't want to spend your time adjusting your dandiya dress, Just wear it, forget it and dance away the night. Go with some metallic jewellery for dandiya dress, and you can also try and stay with oxidized jewellery.