Energy, confidence, purpose, elan, conviction, looking upwards, believing in her art=vervy vibrancy! Pearl Primus, danseuse américaine dans le ballet African ceremonial, 1945, photo: Gerda Peterich

Dancer and choreographer Pearl Primus, PhD

the Kumpo of Kanuma. They worn African traditional clothing into African dancing , the clothing showed the various in African culture

They worn African traditional clothing into African dancing , the clothing showed the various in African culture

perform with an african dance troupe...  there's just something about dance that makes me feel alive

Whoever said dance wasn't a sport was disturbed. The Dance Connection Dance Academy - West African Dance

A young Ghanaian child doing Akan Adowa dance majestically in her traditional                              beautiful and colorful kente apparel.   In many cases the use of Kente has a sacred intent. It may be used as a special gift item during such rites and ceremonies as child naming, puberty, graduation, marriage and soul-washing. It may also be used as a symbol of respect for the departed souls during burial rites and ancestral remembrance ceremonies.

Love this glimpse into African culture. A young Ghanaian child doing Akan Adowa dance majestically in her traditional, beautiful and colorful kente apparel.

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Women in Traditional Dress Celebrating in 2009 in Gambia: Public Declaration to Abandon Female Genital Cutting in The Gambia

African dance refers mainly to the dance of Sub-Saharan Africa, and more appropriately African dances because of the many cultural differences in musical and movement styles. Description from imgarcade.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Figures of african dancers . clipart vector - Search Illustration, Drawings and EPS Graphics Images -

at my best, i remain grounded. dancing. barefoot.

I love this- not just the anklets, but the beauty of capturing these feet in mid dance. I want to dance barefoot, too!

N'Kafu African Dance Group - Congo Square Fest 2013

Major historical styles Adzohu (Ago, Atsia, Kadodo) Historical dance Originally a war preparation dance Today a more cultural social dance Agbekor (Vulolo, Vutsotsoe) War dance now performed at social events

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Why Do We Celebrate Black History Month?

CELEBRATION by Keith Mallett~Three women dance in a joyful Celebration of life. This colorful open edition print is hand signed by the artist. This picture was.

African dance - can we rebrand those flags ?

Influence of African Culture in the Americas - African dance practiced in America

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