Saturday, 28 January 2017

Maximum Cards. Joint issue of Belarus and Azerbaijan. Folk Dances. 2013

Maximum Cards Issued by belpost in 2013

Azerbaijan folk dance Terekeme.It is one of the most ancient dances of Azerbaijan. It is mainly performed on weddings and holidays, and with the zurna instrument.

“Kryzhachok” is a Belarusian folk dance. It is performed by any number of pairs at a rapid pace. The complicated pattern of the dance resembles a geometric ornament. The name of the dance comes from the Belarusian word “kryzh” (cross). The dancing couples form an imaginary cross by their construction, by their hands etc.