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Though there is a basic pattern to the dance, specifics vary by region and culture. Nonetheless, everyone is welcome to join in the Bon-Odori dance. Check out more festivals in Southeast Asia February. It is also a public holiday in Taiwan and in Korea. When: Dates change; always on the 14th day of the seventh lunar month Where: Any place with a significant Taoist population including Singapore, Penang in Malaysia, and other destinations.
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