What is Belly Dancing?

What is Belly Dancing?

Belly Dancing
Belly dancing finds its roots in ancient India and the middle east. It involves the graceful and sensuous movement of the belly to the rhythm of the music. Belly dancers use the natural structure of their bodies with movements emanating from the torso. Belly dancing is most often performed barefoot, and it is perceived by numerous as to emphasize on the intimate physical association between the artist, her appearance, and Mother Earth. Contrary to popular belief belly dancing wasn’t an art created to entertain men but in reality, it was performed by women for women during weddings and baby showers. What are the different styles of belly dancing? Baladi style belly dancing- It is an Egyptian style of belly dancing. In this style the movements are kept more natural and…
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