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Dalkhai folk song by Dharua tribal girls from Odisha in Kosli language...

Dalkhai is a popular traditional song of Dharua adivasi tribe in Bolangir district of Odisha. At the time of Dushera unmarried girls worship goddess Manikeswari(local deity) and they pray for the safety of their brothers while singing. In this song they offer coconut to the goddess and tell her, every year you are descending to this earth to protect your children. We offer the flowers to your feet. For more details you can reach Dharamji at 9178403823

Posted on: Oct 18, 2013. Tags: DHARAM SINGH DHARUA ODISHA

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