Photo of Shira



PHOTO CREDIT: Above photo by John Rickman Photography, San Jose, California.

Translations Contributed by
Yasmin Henkesh


Yasmin Henkesh has contributed to this web site translations into English for the lyrics of several Arabic songs.

MP3 Clip Included?

Song Title


Arabic Lyrics Included?


  Bum Bum (Boom Boom) Mohamed Ramadan Yes Placed online February 16, 2021. 2020. Mahragan.
  Enta Meen? (Who Are You?) Mohamed Rushdie Yes Placed online December 4, 2020. 1976.
  Enti Bascotaya Moqarmesha (You Crispy Biscuit) Hassan Shakosh and Hamada Magdy Yes Placed online February 20, 2021. 2020. Mahragan.
  Fi Youm wa Leila (In a Day and a Night) Warda Yes Placed online December 10, 2020. 1978.
  Laa Laa (No No) DokDok and Funky (also known as El Sawareekh) Yes Placed online February 15, 2021. 2017. Mahragan.
  Misbah Aladdin (Aladdin's Lamp) Mohamed Ramadan Yes Placed online February 21, 2021. 2021. Mahragan.



Copyright Notice

This entire web site is copyrighted. All rights reserved.

All articles, images, forms, scripts, directories, and product reviews on this web site are the property of Shira unless a different author/artist is identified. Material from this web site may not be posted on any other web site unless permission is first obtained from Shira.

Academic papers for school purposes may use information from this site only if the paper properly identifies the original article on using appropriate citations (footnotes, end notes, etc.) and bibliography. Consult your instructor for instructions on how to do this.

If you wish to translate articles from into a language other than English, Shira will be happy to post your translation here on along with a note identifying you as the translator. This could include your photo and biography if you want it to. Contact Shira for more information. You may not post translations of Shira's articles on anybody else's web site, not even your own.

If you are a teacher, performer, or student of Middle Eastern dance, you may link directly to any page on this web site from either your blog or your own web site without first obtaining Shira's permission. Click here for link buttons and other information on how to link.



Explore more belly dance info:

Top >
Belly Dancing >
Using >
Top Contributors to This Site


Share this page!

On Facebook


 Top > Belly Dancing > Using > Top Contributors to This Site

| Contact Shira | Links | Search this Site |