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Easy Podcast: Diablos que bailan

The Diablos Danzantes (Dancing Devils) is a popular festivity in Venezuela that combines indigenous, African and Spanish traditions.

This celebration takes place during Chorpus Christi and thousands of people across the country dressed as devils dance and play traditional instruments on the streets.

In 2012, UNESCO recorgnized the celebration of the Diablos Danzantes as Intangible Cultural Heritage.

Click play to learn about Venezuela’s Dancing Devils!