Great Moscow Street-Dancing: National Dance From the Caucasus (Lezginka)

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The Lezginka is the best-known national dance from the Caucasus region, and varieties of it are danced by almost every national group - Georgian, Ossetian, Chechen, Avari, Azeri, etc.

The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov is an avid Lezginka dancer. There are many videos of him performing it on YouTube.


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