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- A Mexican pre-Columbian ritual dance, originally an agricultural fertility rite. Four or six men are attached by ropes to a platform on top of a 60 to 90 foot (17 to 27 meter) high pole. They dance on the platform and at the end of the dance, come circling down to the ground, hanging by their feet, as the ropes attaching them unwind.