Dinki Mini

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Title

Dinki Mini

Description

Dinki mini is mainly practised in St. Andrew, St. Mary and St. Ann. It is a member of the Wake Complex of traditional dances. Dinki mini is performed on the second to the eighth night of the traditional ninth night observances. These sessions are primarily lively and celebratory in nature and are geared to cheering the bereaved. Dancing in couples and sing lively "mento" type of music occur for the first few nights.

Subject

Dinki Mini (Dance); Dancers; Folk dancing - Jamaica

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Identifier

D0004166

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica

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Citation

“Dinki Mini,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed December 13, 2018, http://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/2496.