●Yakshagana: A traditional theatre form of Karnataka
•It is a temple art form that depicts mythological stories and Puranas.
•It is performed with massive headgears, elaborate facial make-up and vibrant costumes and ornaments. [Usually recited in Kannada]
◽It is performed with percussion instruments like chenda, maddalam, jagatta or chengila (cymbals) and chakratala or elathalam (small cymbals)