Tricia Deed is a freelance writer of hobbies, recreation and leisure, arts and crafts, and will write an occasional business article now and then. She has lived a gypsy-like life enjoying a variety of experiences in her short travels to different geographical locations. Along the way she has met very interesting people listening to their stories of happy experiences and activities.
The inspiration for this book comes from Caroline, a student who asked the question “How do I become more sensuous?” Belly Dancing-Sensual Essentialsis directed to those students with Caroline’s similar problems and worries.
We all want to become better dancers or to be better at capturing in our performances the essence of the belly dancer. The dancer needs to meet the expectations of the viewing audience as she works her magic with her body responding to musical rhythms. Her beautifulcostumeis often used to frame or accent the mood of the music which in turn portrays the sensual woman within.
Tricia Deed with Azizi’s input wrote this book to help Caroline, who read the draft and confirmed that the book did offer simple yet realistic exercises and solutions to help improve her sensuality.
There are exercises throughout this book to stimulate awareness or to turn on feelings of sensuality. These exercises are easy to follow for self-instruction. Dance teachers may find this book to be helpful for their students who are struggling with sensuality problems or other personal set backs.
Caroline is the student who asked that this book be written to help answer the question…How to become more sensual? Throughout Azizi’s career as an instructor sensuality instruction was automatically assumed to be understood. However, it was Caroline who brought to Azizi's attention that not all women are comfortable with their feminine sensuality and so this eBook was written to help those women who need extra help to identify their femininity, become comfortable with their body, and to be proud of being a female.
The beginner or novice of belly dancing will gather from this book the how to and the understanding of sensuality. Belly dancing offers dancing movements which help the student to stimulate her physical, mental, and emotional feelings which makes this dance art most enjoyable.
The intermediate student will be able to demonstrate and deliver through their dance movements the physical, mental, and emotional messages from the heart of the dancer to the audience because of her understanding of sensuality.
The advanced student having a better understanding of sensuality will be able to highlight and touch the hearts of her audience with her sensuous movements. The dancer will transmit and communicate sensuous feelings derived from this art form to the audience and both will experience a spiritual connection.
Instructors may find this book to be very useful in understanding how to help students release and feel comfortable with sensuality. Some students need to have their self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-worth reborn in order to appreciate their female being. Their advancement in this form of dance will explode once they rid themselves of negative limitations.
Belly dancing lessons have been taken by thousands of women worldwide. This dance has provided a positive outlet of joy for many women. If this dance fills your needs you 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.
Tricia Deed with Azizi's assistance writes on behalf of this dance as it is very motivating as it allows personal growth. It is a creative outlet which leads to many activities.
The student will discover and reinforce her strengths. She will also experience freedom and fearlessness 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.
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.
Students report that when they need help they only need to find a quiet space and dance to her heart’s content. The student revives her psychological strength, physical energy, and feels refreshed to complete the remaining hours of the day.
Dance is motion for physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual changes. There are wonderful challenges during each decade of life with this art form. It keeps you forever young.
Youth – Age25 Learning from family members or instructors in classrooms, on video or DVDs, television, and online. Some young ladies enjoy dancing at family gatherings, friends’ parties and special occasions. Others may be interested in performing in shows sponsored by their instructors.
Age 25 – Age 30 Starting or becoming very understanding and knowledgeable about this art form. A person may take this art more seriously and consider becoming a performing artist, an instructor, or owning a dance studio.
Age 30 – Age 50 Women start to explore and research the different styles of Middle Eastern Dancing. They wish to gain more knowledge about how belly dancing and Middle Eastern dancing originated and understanding its longevity through the centuries. They want to learn its history, people, performers, culture, music, instruments, and costumes. Performing artists and instructors keep taking lessons from dancing celebrities to better their performance and teaching techniques. Some women become very interested in drumming lessons and may consider being part of a band.
Age 50 – and up. These women continue to dance cabaret or tribal styles to maintain their figures and to educate or entertain others. There are costumes to accommodate many styles of Middle Eastern dance as well as every body type. No one is every too old to dance.
Twelve Belly Dancing Benefits:
Maintaining an attractive slim or healthy body
The exercises and dance steps keep a person in physical top condition, flexible, muscular strength, and energy for endurance. Feel young through the years.
Mentally active and always learning new material
Promotes positive self image and feeling comfortable with being a female
This art form helps with menstrual cramps and symptoms of menopause
Helps maintain proper spinal posture and massaging internal organs
Maintains and encourages correct weight for each individual’s body type
Relieve back pains, arthritis, and muscular aches and pains
Motivates enthusiasm for living life to its fullest
Feelings of self-confidence, self-worth, and self-esteem
Spiritual development for peace and happiness
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Published eBook Belly Dancing - Sensual Essentials
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