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Game Instructions

1. The children walk in a circle, holding up their index fingers likes "candles". At the end of the first line, they blow on one of them, at the end of the second line, they blow on the other one. At the end of the song they "blow out" both of them and crouch down.

2. Or the children walk in a circle, one of them is in the middle, she is the "candle" pretending the flames are her hands above her head. At the end of the song they "blow out" the "candle" and crouch down.

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Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Ég a gyertya, ég

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Zsofia Valentin for contributing this song, for providing the English translation, score and game instructions.

Photo: Mama Lisa

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