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Little read on orishash

Little read on orishash

The Orishas dances are a part of the Afro-Cuban Folklore dances. For many Cubans Orishas are much more than just a dance, it’s a religion and a culture. Orishas are the gods of the Yoruba/Santeria Religion (and a few more). Each of these gods looks a certain...
The Different Styles of Salsa

The Different Styles of Salsa

If you’re new to salsa, you may not realise that there are actually a few different types of salsa dancing. The music they are danced to is often the same with marginal differences, the timing and the basic step is roughly the same in each style. To the untrained eye...