Theru Koothu popular folk dance form of Tamil Nadu
Theru Koothu is popular folk dance form of Tamil Nadu, a south Indian state and is usually conducted during the Tamil months of Panguni (mid-March to mid-April) and Aadi (mid-July to mid-August). During the village festivities that occur in Tamilnadu, Theru Koothu becomes the centre of all fun and this unique dance form draws the attention of the folk people.
Theru Koothu usually takes place in open air. In Theru Koothu make-up and costumes are considered to be of prime importance. Featured in this video is a Theru Koothu performance in Thanjavur district of Tamilnadu.