Fire Dancers in the Philippines
Fire Dancing is gaining popularity in the Philippines. This has become one of the most entertaining shows when you spend you night at the beach. Philippines is known for beautiful beaches where a number of beach destinations are master-planned for beach partying! There are beaches that are very popular for night partying in the country; Boracay, Panglao Island, and Puerto Galera to name a few. One would surely be entertained of the spectacular shows from the Fire Dancers.
Fire Dancing from other culture is a ritual. It is performed to ward off the witches if there is an epedemic. In India for example, Fire dancing is performed during spring festival. There is no definite timeline when Fire Dancing started in the Philippines even before the Spanish invasion.
The photo was shot in Puerto Galera, Philippines back in September 2012 and April 2013.
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