Moniya Dance Festival

Moniya Dance in Bundelkhand is performed every year during the festival of light Diwali/Deepawali in the end of October or first week of November according to lunar calendar. In this connection the epic story goes that “in Gokul” when Lord Krishna raised Govardhan Mountain on his finger to save his associates (cowherds ), they danced in joy. The main instruments used in this dance are ‘Dholak’ and....
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The dancers wear multi-colored apparels and the chief dancer holds the peacock feathers in his hands and the rest stick those feathers in their half pants.

Organized By

District Council for Archaeological Tourism and Culture
Anantpur, NH-12A, Jhansi Marg, Tikamgarh

How to reach

The nearest airport is Khajuraho, which is 114 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Tikamgarh, which is 10 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Tikamgarh, which is 5KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Kundeshwar Dham, Tikamgarh
Date Time

25 Oct 2022 - 25 Oct 2022

12:00 PM - 10:00 PM



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