"Your Body is
          the Canvas"


Dare to step into the ancient!

Experience the sacred dances of Persia, the Silk Road, and the near East. Learn to communicate through classical and folkloric dances which are culturally significant today, as in ancient times. Farima Dance evokes the inner god or goddess with dance instruction rich with historical and anthropological reference that will feed your soul.

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Happy New Year! Looking forward a wonderful new year of dance in 2015 with workshops, classes, performances and new adventures for you all. My event calendar already includes exciting visits to Morocco, Alaska, British Columbia, and more. Wherever you are I hope to share dance with you soon!

You are all welcome to participate with us for our Sacred Circle and Dance of the Soul gatherings this January for zikr, meditation, and movement to live music. This time Dance of the Soul will include a special hour workshop on Iranian Sema.

Finally, our long awaited Sacred Dance and Beauty retreat in Morocco comes this January for a week of spirituality, rejuvenation, and adventure. I can’t think of a better way to welcome 2015!

Awakening: Sacred Dance and Beauty Retreat

January 25-31, 2015

Marrakesh and Casablanca, Morocco

Discover and Unleash your Feminine Divine through Sacred Dance and Beauty! Rejuvenation and spirituality meet in fabulous and chic Marrakesh! Come with us on a one week adventure to reclaim your bliss, sensuality, and joy!

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Dances of Persia and the Silk Road

Experience one of the world’s most enchanting dance forms! Inspired by Persian poetry and miniature artwork, Persian and Silk Road dance combines swirling arabesques, sweeping gestures, shoulder isolations, footwork platterns, and dazzling spins.

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Technique and Choreography - Beginner and Intermediate
Thursday 8:30 - 9:30 pm
$15 - Drop-in
$52 - Monthly, paid in advance
Halanda Dance Studio, San Jose