Uncategorized January 25, 2017 at 09:14 am

Top 5 Traditional Dances in Kenya

Fredrick Ngugi | Contributor

Fredrick Ngugi January 25, 2017 at 09:14 am

January 25, 2017 at 09:14 am | Uncategorized

Isikuti Dance, Luhya

Isikuti is a popular traditional dance practiced by the Isukha and Idakho clans of the larger Luhya community. It’s a fast-paced and energetic dance, involving both men and women. The dance is characterized by the vigorous shaking of the shoulders and waist and rhythmic stamping of the feet.

Isikuti is accompanied by traditional drums called “Isikuti” and metallic jingles. The dance is usually performed during importance occasions, such as weddings, childbirths, and funerals.


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