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Thousands of people dance at Munao Zongge festival


08:21, February 07, 2012

Thousands of people take part in the Munao Zongge (literally means mass dance in Jingpo language) Dance Festival, creating a world record of the most performers, in Dehong, southwest China's Yunnan Province, February 6, 2012. Dubbed as "dance of paradise" and "mass revelry dance," the Munao Zongge is the greatest traditional festival of the Jingpo ethnic group. (CNS Photo/Ren Dong)

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Brang Nan at 2012-02-1942.109.23.*
One of the best Manau I have ever seen and heard of:-) Hats off for all the performers:-)

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