Khoriya Dance of Rajasthan

This is a dance in which the females are very active. During the marriages the females dress up in male attires and do the dance. During the dance they tease the bride and groom with naughty statements.

Day prior to marriage ladies get together and prepare naughty jokes and statements which are known as khayal- jhamtade . These are prepared by females and are seen and heard by the females only. Males are not allowed to witness such acts.