A group of folk dancer, Mandi
and when some dignitary comes to the District Head Quarter, Mandi it has
become a common practice to invite the folk dancers, folk singers
(generally the group artists) and folk orchestra which is an
inseparable part of the group for the entertainment of the respected
guest and the people gathered for his welcome and to hear his speech.
The photograph here is of such folk artists invited for such performance at Mandi clad in performance dress additionally all of them are garlanded by the organizer or they have come prepared this way for the function.