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The lady on the left needs to smile a bit more.

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She needs to smile A LOT more for sure - though very beautiful.

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Sacred dancing has its root in Japanese ancient myth of Ame-no-Uzume, Goddess of Dancing. The story goes that when Sun-Goddess hid herself in a rock cave due to a series of violence caused by her brother, Storm-God, the entire world lost light and become dark. So God of Wisdom came up with an idea to bring back Sun-Goddess to the world. His idea was to have a cerebration using Goddess of Dance in front of the rock cave where Sun-Goddess hid herself. Wondering what's going on outside, Sun Goddess moved a rock to peek the outside. Other gods did not miss the chance and moved away the rock and took her outside, thereby restoring light to the world.

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