Dancing Ati Postcard

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Dancing Ati

Dancing Ati, Philippines

Dancing competition at the yearly Binirayan Festival in San Jose, Antique. All of the dances commemorate the arrival of the Malays and the subsequent "buying" of land from the indigenous Ati's. The payment for their land was a golden hat and a long golden necklace.

Photo by byelukha