Identify the dance form of India with the help of given information:

  1. The dance is accompanied by musical compositions called borgeets
  2. The instruments that accompany this traditional dance performance are khols, cymbals and the flute
  3. This dance form was directed by the Vaishnava saint and social reformer Sankaradeva, and by his principal disciple Madhavadeva
  4. The  dance form was once the domain of celibate male monks, but now is performed by male as well as female dancers

Select the correct answer from options given below:

Answer: [C] Sattriya

All given characteristics are of Sattriya dance form

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