Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Pontus songs&dances
Pontus …is a historicalGreekdesignation fora region on thesouthern coastof the Black Sea, located inmodern-daynortheastern Turkey. The namewas applied tothe coastalregionin antiquity bythe Greeks whocolonized thearea, andderived from theGreek name ofthe Black Sea:ΠόντοςΕύξεινος PontosEuxeinos orsimply Pontos.
Traditional Pontian MensClothes The clothes wornby Pontians in thepast all dependedon the area thatthey lived in. Tounderstand thisyou must look atthe Geography ofthe Pontos region.Like GreecePontos (which is abigger area) notonly changes it scostume fromstate to state, butin many casesfrom village tovillage (same astraditions andhabits)
Traditional Pontian WomensClothesThe clothes wornby Pontians inthe past alldepended on thearea that theylived in. Tounderstand thisyou must look atthe Geography ofthe Pontosregion.
The maininstruments ofthat thepontians use
Videos• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyVTlOaMbLw• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMcGhIUhppQ• our dancing team :• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_eG9AIQBR4