Belly Raqs® with Kashmir

Belly Dance classes in Christchurch
Experience the fun and sense of achievement that belly dance can offer.
Over 20 years Kashmir has shared her love and knowledge of belly dance with almost 1000 students.

Belly Dance Classes

In class.


Kashmir has over 20 years experience teaching belly dance from raw beginners to experienced dancers; from children to 90 year olds; from fun Have-A-Go to serious Middle Eastern Dance study.

So, take the challenge:

NextSteps - Tuesdays
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Beginners - Wednesdays 6pm (from 7 February 2024).
More information about the Intro course

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And here's some reasons to learn with Kashmir:

Hen's Night Fun

Belly Dance Playshops



Why not have a belly dancer if you are looking for something different for the bride-to-be? Kashmir loves to combine her theatre experience with her love of dance to ham it up with laughs for all.

Here's an outline if what is involved:

Go for a belly laugh:


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2024 - Christchurch
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"Belly Raqs"® is Kashmir's style of belly dance which is grounded in the styling of its birth place -
the Middle East and particularly (for Kashmir) Egypt and available in Christchurch, New Zealand.

* raqs in Arabic raqs means dance

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