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Something about the Muslim Art form Oppana

Opana is one of the most festive celebrations of the Muslims mainly in Malabar. At the wedding, the relatives of the bride perform with the bridesmaids dance around bride is Oppana. The main dancer in the group is sing Mappila song. The songs are written in a form that describes the sweetness of marriage.  The Malayalam word 'Oppana Pattu' is the derivation of the Tamil word 'Oppanai Pattu'. In Tamil, 'Oppanai' means make up. Oppana was originated on the occasion
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