Merry Christmas! - Now let's fight!

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While most people, sit back and relax after a big Christmas meal, residents of Peru like to work it off with a friendly fist fight. The traditional festival known as Takanakuy or 'fighter' starts with dancing and a religious procession.

After that instead of exchanging gifts, people exchange fist fights. These bare-knuckled, free kicking fights are supervised by local government officials and are meant to allow participants to let our all their pent (built) up anger in a safe environment. The best part is, there is no age or gender limitation - Kids, men and women of all ages can join in the fun.

So if Santa forgot to bring you that unique toy on your list, go ahead - take a flight to Peru and go at it!

Have fun watching the video of this quirky and fun festival!

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  • Ray Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 8:28 am
    i love action but that is crazy i am a yellow belt and i love to fight.❤️❤️😱😱
    • HelloTuesday, January 2, 2018 at 1:06 pm
      They are crazy! You could hurt yourself badly!
      • puggirl
        puggirlWednesday, December 20, 2017 at 8:05 am
        i fight with my sister but not like that
        • Bballer5Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 5:48 pm
          • WOW!!!Friday, December 15, 2017 at 12:16 pm
            • girl powerWednesday, November 29, 2017 at 6:55 pm
              wow. just wow.
              • girl powerTuesday, November 28, 2017 at 6:45 pm
                yay! I want da first flite in-in
                • usfgishfuesoi;uFriday, November 10, 2017 at 3:35 pm
                  • usfgishfuesoi;uFriday, November 10, 2017 at 3:35 pm
                    • CupheadMonday, November 6, 2017 at 1:52 pm
                      lol I would totally like to try this

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