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Mandaya of Eastern Mindanao. Personally, I have little idea of this tribe and as far as I recall, I have not performed any of their dances. According to one memoir, the Mandaya is "probably the greatest and best tribe in Eastern Mindanao". Dagmay, an abaca handwoven cloth with intricate designs revolving around man and crocodile, is one of the most popular material culture.
Amazon, South America. The Amazon River Basin is home to the largest rainforest on earth. The basin, roughly the size of the forty-eight contiguous United States, covers some 40% of the South American continent and includes part of eight South American countries including Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, and Suriname, as well as French Guiana, a department of France.