Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Jamaican traditional Dance: Dinki Mini (videos and comments)

Irie Camp Jamaica, August 11, 2018


Jamaican Matie, March 28, 2017

Edited by Azizi Powell

This is Part II of a pancocojams post about Jamaica's Dinki Mini dances.

Part II of this pancocojams series showcases two YouTube videos about Jamaica's traditional dance called "Dinki Mini". Selected comments from the discussion thread of one of these YouTube videos are also included in this post.

Click for Part I of this pancocojams series. That post showcases a YouTube video of two couples dancing dinki mini and provides information from several online sources about Jamaica's Dinki Mini. 

The content of this post is presented for cultural, entertainment, and aesthetic purposes.

All copyrights remain with their owners.

Thanks to all those who are featured in this video and thanks to the publisher of this videos on YouTube. Thanks also to all those who are quoted in this post.
Click for a 2012 pancocojams post entitled "Jamaican Dinki Mini Dancing". That post is Part I of a three part pancocojams series about traditional Jamaican dances. The links to the other posts in that series are given in that post. That 2012 post features other videos than the ones that are embedded in this 2021 pancocojams post. 

From [Video #2 in this post]

1. Konrad Wright, 2016
"Wheel and tun mi seh. Before there was dance hall there was dance yard. This yah one yah tun up til it buck."

2. 1garysgirl, 2016

3. Lacey Wollo, 2016
"d man in d yellow thou lol"

4. Valena Thompson, 2021

5. Casey Jeter, 2017
"What's this dance called"

6. Desrene Naturals, 2017
"Casey Jeter Dinki mini "

7. General C2, 2019
"Yea yea mi fadda teached mi dat dance mi weh bout 2 years old great dance fi jamaicans yea yea"

8. Kimmy Campbell, 2020
"Glad to see this still going πŸ™Œ my people πŸ‡―πŸ‡²"

9. Nina Nailed It, 2020
"Now THIS is the authenticity of our culture I LOVE to see πŸ‡―πŸ‡²❤️✊🏾 we need to embrace it more, so beautiful"

This concludes Part II of this two part pancocojams series.

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