Belly dancing

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Belly dancing is a rhythmic dance originating in the dance traditions of the Middle East. The dance is defined by the fluid movements of the dancer causing the torso or belly to undulate or dance.


Various styles and traditions of dancing have emerged in recent years. Styles are defined by their movements and the costume incorporated into the dance.



Men Dancing

There is a small tradition of men and boys who practice belly dancing. While the feminine form of the dance emphasizes grace and beauty the masculine focuses on control and power.