|Unrestrained enthusiasm - photo courtesy of Elder Stewart|
|5,000 dancers assembled for the Guinness record - view of half of the dancers|
|The rest of the dancers|
They were attempting a establish a Guinness record for most dancers doing one dance.
|A riot of color|
Different groups performed their numbers and then there was a climatic number with all the dancers performing together.
By the time we got to the end, I had a front row view.
|Her mood improved|
Afterward several groups were willing to pose for us.
What dramatic and vivid colors! What a visual feast. Mongolians have their native tribal dress but a flair for colors and fashion.
The dances featured the very old and the very young performing together.
Music, performing, and national costumes come naturally and are emphasized as a part of their culture.
|They pulled it off|