Bhangra in the Olympics!

Beginning as a form of lively folk music performed at harvests in the Punjab, Bhangra has evolved remarkably over the past five hundred years. The Music/Dance still evolves today, incorporating elements of many different kinds of music from around the world, while still existing in its traditional form. Thanks to this diversification, Bhangra now reaches a larger audience than ever, all over the world. Bhangra competitions in England, Canada, and America, as well as Southeast Asia, help to further the danceâ




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    kiren sihota, United States

    6 years ago Comments: Bhangra should definitely be a sport in the olympics! It represents everything the olympics are about including compaasion, physical activity, diversity, and above it all it allows people all over the world be able to appreciate and enjoy this sport!
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    hardeep singh, United States

    6 years ago
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    Venky Raghvan, United States

    6 years ago Comments: Viva la Bhangra!
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