Pishpo

WHERE PISHPO IS PRACTICED

STORYTELLER PROFILE

WHERE THIS STORY

WAS SUBMITTED FROM:

Kabul, Afghanistan

STORYTELLER'S AGE:

30

STORYTELLER'S

GENDER:

Male

STORYTELLER'S

ETHNICITY:

Hazara

PISHPO DESCRIPTION

Pishpo, the word “pishpo” is like a sound… the sound of the… when the bird is singing, like “pishhh pishhh pishhh pishhh”… And when the women are dancing, they have to use two hands here, this part, and then swirling around and singing… And it is only among Hazara. You cannot find any female dance style among any other ethnic group.

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