The cultural mosaic of Jharkhand was dreamt about, shaped and polished by generations of communities, which have inhabited this land since time immemorial. The music tradition of Jharkhand, which consists of various folk and tribal forms, is known for its diversity. People of Jharkhand are very fond of music and dance. It is integral to Jharkhand’s tribal communities.
Most of the folk dance around Jharkhand is accompanied by traditional music played by the musicians using some traditional musical equipment.
Seraikela Chhau, Manbhum Chhau, Kharsawan Chhau, Mayurbhanj Chhau, Paika, Firkaal, Dasai, Rinjha, Janani Jhumar, Mardana Jhumar, Damkach, Kaathi, Dahar, Maghe Dance, Nachni, Mundari Dance, Barao, Chhangu Nritya, santhal, Karma.
Nagara , Dhaak, Dhamsa, Dhol & Dholki, Mander, Ghanti, Peetta Ghant, Ghungru, Jhanj, Tohila, Kendri, Bhuang, Banam, Bansuri, Shehnai, Bheri, Singha.