"Yosakoi" traditional Japanese dance at a local festival in Yaita, Tochigi. Originally from the island of Shikoku, Yosakoi is now performed throughout Japan, mainly during festivals in the summer. It is a fusion of old and new style dance set to upbeat music, performed by women young and old, incorporating the use of hand clappers.

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