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Holistic Cultural and Education Wellness Center
4867 E Kings Canyon Rd, Fresno, California 93727
Beginning Tuesday, Nov 14th, 2017 from 6p-7:30p
Cultural Broker, Harmit Kaur will faciliate a weekly
Bhangra Dance Class here at the center.
How does this workshp encourage mental wellness?
We know that dance helps with our self-esteem, mobility, balance, grace and speed. It also helps to create community, all areas that are important to our general well being.
What is Bhangra?
Bhangra is a traditional and lively form of folk dance that originated from Punjab. Bhangra is one of the most significant traditions of the Punjab culture because it symbolizes the imagination, talent and potential of the Punjab people.
Do the dance moves have a meaning?
Bhangra illustrates the sowing of seeds, hoeing, cutting of wheat and the selling of crops by way of the striking choreography.
Historically Bhangra is celebrated during the harvest festival of Baisakhi in Punjab.