Malaysian Official: Tor-Tor Dance Originates in Indonesia, But…

Malaysia’s culture minister, Rais Yatim, said on Thursday that the recently disputed Tor-Tor folk dance did originate in Indonesia, but added that some Malaysians felt a sense of ownership over the dance too, as they shared similar cultural roots with Indonesians.

Rais admitted that the Tor-Tor dance belonged to the Mandailing ethnic group, which […]