How to Make Juggling Sticks
These are most commonly known as devil sticks or juggling sticks and sometimes called flower sticks.
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Devil stick manipulation is a form of gyroscopic juggling, or equilibristics and is generally considered to be one of the 'circus arts'. The name, "Devil Stick" most likely comes from a confusion of 'diabolo' (to toss across) with 'diablo', or devil. Sometimes called "devil-sticking" other terms often used are: "twirling", "sticking" and "stick juggling". & tutorials to learn with a Devil Stick.
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