Sattriya Dance

Sattriya dance is one among eight classical dance form in india which is highly devotional in character with the spiritual aspects being predominant and is originated in assam. Sattriya dance was introduced by Srimanta Sankardeva, the great socio-religious reformer of Neo- Vattriya movement  in 15th century. The word Sattriya is derived from the word ‘sattra’ a monastic establishment of Assam where this dance form is preserved and propagated since fifteen century.... More