Adamma (masquerade)

Adamma (masquerade)

Adamma is a contemporary maiden spirit mask that originates from the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria. The mask is performed by men only and is accompanied by music that the masker dances to. Unlike other Igbo masks Adamma mask does not have any spiritual value behind it. []

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[ Video of the "Adamma" dance on Youtube.]


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