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German Nationwide Inventory of Intangible Cultural Heritage

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Further Drachenstich

traditional theatre festival in Furth im Wald, Bavaria, Germany
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organ builder

profession that designs, builds, and maintains pipe organs
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Star boys' singing procession

children and young people walking from house to house with a star on a rod
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health science and profession that deals with pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period (including care of the newborn)
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timber rafting

log transportation method in which logs are tied together into rafts and drifted or pulled across a water body or down a flatter river
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charcoal burner

occupation of manufacturing charcoal
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Oberammergau Passion Play

passion play festival held in Oberammergau, Germany, since 1634
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Augsburg High Peace Festival

no description
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Wunsiedler fountain festival

German festival
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Finkenmanöver im Harz

bird singing contest
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type of legal entity in Germany
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Malchower Volksfest

Volks festival in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania
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German Sign Language

sign language of the deaf community in Germany
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