I Love Belly Dance

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 120 People

    Childhood Memories

    I love belly dancing. I started when I was three in Turkey. Then as time went on I lost touch with it. After my divorce I needed something that was me and in no way connected with my ex. Belly dancing was such a fond memory and such a beautiful expressive part of my past, i...
    SummersBreeze SummersBreeze
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 1, 2012

    I Miss...

    Just recently I found my love and adortaion for tribal fusion belly dancing.  I took a couple months worth of classes and just as we were beginning the choreography, I had to drop.  Due to school, work, and my internship, it left me hardly anytime for belly dancing. I practice...
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    1 Response Mar 31, 2012

    Like i mentioned before,

    i have been into dancing for quite a lot of time, and i have to say that belly dancing was one of the hardest to do it. Belly dancing is all about catching a rhythm and dancing according to it. Your body must be in a perfect flow and flexibility is also a key. I was into belly...
    miyuki2fun5 miyuki2fun5
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2014

    Tribal Fusion Has Turned My Life Around.

    I fell in love with Tribal Fusion and Belly Dance while doing martial arts. My boyfriend said I should consider learning a dance forum to help build on my balance and foot work. He also said it would increase my self confidence, which is needed because I'm so very shy and...
    CaptainMal CaptainMal
    26-30, F
    Jun 1, 2012

    Can't Get It Out Of My System

    I started to learn how to belly dance since i was 15. My mother was white and my father was arab (i've never met him) and i was always told, oh this is how they dance where your father comes from. and they'd point to belly dancers at the fair. well, when i was 15, was living...
    darktippedrose darktippedrose
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Nov 13, 2011

    Shimmy Shimmy Shake It Sister

    i guess i have been studying belly dance for about 4 years, maybe 5.  i have danced for a few friends, and at one family reunion.  i'm not too good, but it is great fun.  the high you get from dancing is incredible.  i love the music, and have started to dance...
    OldLoser OldLoser
    1 Response Dec 14, 2008
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