Kochari

Kochari (, , Kotsari, ; ), is an Armenian and Azerbaijani folk dance, danced today by Armenians, Assyrians, Azerbaijanis, Kurds, Pontic Greeks and Turks. It is a form of circle dance. Kochari is a type of dance, not a concrete single dance. Each region in the Armenian Highlands had its own Kochari, with its unique way of both dancing and music. One type of “Yalli”, a dance common to Azerbaijanis, Assyrians, and Kurds has different forms known as Kochari.