Bhuvan Ram is one of the several Choliyan dance and music groups who participated in the celebration of the goddess Nanda Devi in Almora, Kumaon, Uttarakhan in August of 1998. They hail from the village of Jageswar. The performers and instruments are: Bhuvan Ram–leader; Arjun Ram–turi (trumpet); Dalip Ram–ḍhol (cylinder drum); Nathuram–nagara (kettle drum); Hira Ram–mashagbin (bagpipe); Rajendr Ram–damaon (kettle drum); Divan Ram–damaon (kettle drum)