See Yowla dance#6 of 20 things to do in Abu Dhabi
The dance with sticks is a captivating sight, accompanied with drum beating and melodic singing. The participants dance, aligned in two rows faced to each other, which symbolizes unity and closeness of the tribe. This is a way of showing folk traditions and peacefulness of the Emirati.
Yowl is performed both in the distant provinces of the Emirates and at holiday events on a national scale, and what is more, it is performed by the rulers of the country together with honored guests.
Where to do?
Every year the festival gathers thousands of onlookers, wishing to get acquainted with the history and culture of the Arab people.17Abu Dhabi
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