Performed by male dancers around a burning bonfire, Arkan is a dance style that features men dancing with their right foot stepping to the side while their left foot crosses behind. The right foot steps to the side again and the left foot hops in front of the dance whose knee is in a bending position. The men dancing should have their arms upon one another’s shoulders. This dance is also performed by Ukrainan professional dancers and they incorporate many variations to this root step. Romania has their personal version of this dance style, called Arcan

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