News:Pulikali(Tiger dance) festival is set to be welcomed in Kerala.
- Pulikali (Tiger Dance) is a folk art of Kerala.
- The artists wear a tiger mask, paint their bodies like tigers and dance to the rhythm of traditional percussion instruments such as thakil, udukku and chenda.
- It is performed on the fourth day of Onam festival.
- The main theme of this folk art is tiger hunting with participants playing the role of tiger and hunter.