Charkula is a folk dance of the Braj region.
Chhapeli folk dance is performed at weddings by holding mirrors and handkerchiefs.
Dhurang (Dhuring) dance is performed by the ‘Doms’ and the ‘Bhotiyas’ and is connected with death ceremonies.
Diwali and Pai Danda :
Diwali and Pai Danda are typical of the Bundelkhand region.
Kajri is a peasant dance offered as thanksgiving after a good crop.
Rai and Shaira :
Rai and Shaira are folk dances of the Bundelkhand region.
‘Karan’, ‘Nautanki’ and ‘Raslila’ are other popular dance forms of Uttar Pradesh.