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The Heritage of Chinese Culture and Dance: Classical Dance--Dunhuang

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Dunhuang dance is a form of Chinese dance that draws sources from body movements depicted in artifacts found in Dunhuang Mogao Caves. In this episode, a group of dancers, who are deaf, perform the "Dance of the Thousand-hand Quanyin," which is the most famous display of perfect dance synchronization. Part of "The Heritage of Chinese Culture and Dance" series.

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