The traditional Okinawan art of Eisa 沖縄のエイサー

Dance in the South Islands

While Okinawa is known for its beaches and beautiful landscapes, the archipelago also has a rich cultural heritage that continues to evolve. This is the case of Eisa, a dance accompanied by drums and songs borrowed from Buddhism, which has become an integral part of Okinawa's popular culture.


Eisa drummers

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