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Asia and the Pacific Videos

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Hula performance by The Halau 'O Kekuhi hula ensemble
Duration 2:22

Hula, a dance that tells a story, has always been a focal point of Hawaiian culture...  click for more

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Dong-wan Kim demonstrates the Korean chang-go
Duration 4:36

Dong-wan Kim, of the Silk Road Ensemble, is a master of the traditional...  click for more

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Performance of a pakarena, an Indonesian court dance
Duration 4:45

Pakarena is a traditional court dance of the Makassar region of South Sulawesi...  click for more

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Tibetan Skeleton Dance
Duration 5:23

In this form of Cham or Tibetan sacred dance two Dharmapalas (Protectors of Truth) appear on stage gyrating with slow...  click for more