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Books on General Belly Dance Topics


The books in this category are generally written by belly dancers, for dancers. They tend to include bits and pieces of everything: some history, some dance technique, some music information, some costuming ideas, etc.



General Books About Belly Dancing

The Belly Dance Book: Rediscovering the Oldest Dance. Edited by Tazz Richards.
The Belly Dance Book Cover

North America title:

Grandmother's Secrets: The Ancient Rituals and Healing Power of Belly Dancing. By Rosina Fawzia al-Rawi.

U.K. title:

Belly Dancing: Unlock the Secret Power of an Ancient Dance. By Rosina Fawzia al-Rawi.

German-language title:

Der Ruf der GroƟmutter: Oder die Lehre des wilden Bauches. By Rosina Fawzia al-Rawi.

Grandmother's Secrets

Belly Dancing: Unlock the Secret Power

Ruf der Grossmutter

The Tribal Bible: Exploring the Phenomenon That Is American Tribal Style Bellydance. (2003 Edition). By Kajira Djoumahna. The Tribal Bible Cover
The Tribal Bible: or "What the Heck IS American Tribal Style Bellydance, Anyway?". (1999 Edition). By Kajira Djoumahna. The Tribal Bible Cover
Earth Dancing: Mother Nature's Oldest Rite. By Daniela Gioseffi.
Earth Dancing




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