Kagkelari a folk dance

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Kagkelari is a folk dance in which a lot of young and old people , both men and women can participate.It is not accompanied by musical instruments , the dancers sing on their own the famous lyrics of the homonymous song.It is a tradition for the villages of Tzoumerka when the 15th of August is celebrated in the wider region.People dance arm in arm following the same routine .It is a simple routine ,with small steps following another famous dance, that of Kostilata .

The most well known Kagkelari dance takes place in the villages of Melissourgoi,Athamanio and Theodoriana.