What will you discover when you take belly dancing classes?
Belly dancing lessons have been taken by thousands of women worldwide. If this dance provides a positive outlet of joy for you; it will become addictive. It becomes addictive because it will satisfy the pleasure centers of your being.
This dance is not for every woman, but for those who master it, it unveils their identity, strengths, and opens a world which enables confidence to pursue their dreams.
Why do women like belly dancing?
Women like belly dancing because:
- It makes you feel happy
- It satisfies your creativity
- It is attractive to those who study other cultures and their history
- It challenges the physical body, mental discipline, and emotional control
- It builds confidence, self-esteem and self-confidence
- It becomes a personal achievement
- Reshaping the body and losing weight
- Love of costumes and makeup
- Wearing beautiful jewelry and head pieces
- Wearing ethnic costuming
- Being comfortable with the female body
- Love of dance for freedom of body movement
- Making new friends with varied interests
This dance is very motivating as it allows personal growth. It is a creative outlet which leads to many activities. In addition to the dance women take interests in photography, making costumes, creating jewelry designs, and designing choreography. There are also other art and craft attractions such as painting, sculpting, doll making, and writing.
As she discovers her strengths in this dance art she feels more free and fearless of expressing her independence. Women overcome their fears, negative self-limiting thinking, and other negative thoughts which keep them from advancing into competent and self-reliant individuals.
The other students in the classroom become friends and people who share in each others’ interests. The group becomes a support system which allows for feeling safe and comfortable. A good teacher is also valuable in guiding every individual to become the best person that she can be.
Not every student becomes a performer. Performers have to become strong psychological beings with confident knowledge. These traits give strength for stage survival and for non-performers strength for daily living.
Belly dancers become passionate about their art because it brings joy and happiness to their everyday living. These feelings of pleasure will override many of the challenging or negative experiences which are faced on a daily basis.
If the dancer feels that she has had a rough and tumble day, she needs only to find a quiet space and dance to her heart’s content. She revives her psychological strength, physical energy, and feels refreshed to face the day.