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As part of Malay CultureFest, Indonesian and Singaporean performers will team up for a series of dances in Lintas Nusantara (above). PHOTOS: MALAY HERITAGE CENTRE, YEO KAI WEN

Filipino Traditional Dress - Asia Finest Discussion Forum - the candle dance, it has another name , but I can't think of it right now, but it is just beautiful to see!

✈ Philippines The Dinagyang Festival is celebrated every fourth weekend of January to honor the Christianization of the natives and to respect the Holy Child Jesus.

Obando Fertility Rites held from May 17 to 19 in Obando, Bulacan. Massive numbers of men and women dance towards the town church praying for a wife, husband or a child. The pilgrims dance to San Pascual Baylon, Santa Clara de Assisi or the Virgen de Salambao for their wishes.

The MassKara Festival, also known as the Festival of Smiles, is a week-long celebration held in October each year in Bacolod City, Philippines. The festival features a street dance competition where people from all walks of life converge on the streets to see dancers in colorful, smiling masks gyrating to the rhythm of Latin musical beats in a display of mastery, gaiety, coordination and stamina.

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