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Teatetants 2011

Posted by
Vaido (Võrumaa, Estonia) on 26 August 2011 in Lifestyle & Culture.

From 20 August to 28 August 2011 there is a relay dance-marathon called TeateTants 2011, during which participants dance folk dances to Estonian folk music through all fifteen Estonian countries, covering a thousand kilometres of Estonian roads. TeateTants 2011 is part of the project Tallinn, the European Capital of Culture 2011.

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Priscilla from Amsterdam, Netherlands

Lovely image and tradition.

26 Aug 2011 6:15am

Gilles from Entre Bussy et Bruxelles, France

a great initiative to perpetuate the traditions and culture of a country. A beautiful hommage to that thru your lovely shot

26 Aug 2011 9:24am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a wonderful scene this makes . . the figures dressed that way stepping out in the evening light. Superb !!

26 Aug 2011 10:14am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An amazing event and gorgeous photo. They must be tired when this is over.

27 Aug 2011 1:34am

@Steve Rice: For relay-dance, there is a distance about 100 meters for one couple. But for a fun, you can continue much more... I covered a kilometer with my daughter until she finally agreed to stop :)

masoud from tehran, Iran

great work !

27 Aug 2011 3:51am

Luc Durocher from Montréal, Canada


Visages de la Joie au crépuscule.


27 Aug 2011 4:16am

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia

Suurepärane! Taevas on super!

28 Aug 2011 8:43am

Visualaccent from somewhere in the, United States

Very interesting custom and great capture!

29 Aug 2011 4:27pm