Bollywood dance moves are now a familiar sight on Western TV and cinema screens. But what is the symbolism of the gestures, footwork and costumes drawn from classical Indian dance styles?Bollywood dance is easy on the eye. Dramatic facial expressions and cinematic pizzazz means any viewer, dance aficionado or not, can follow the story.But beneath the fizz is a series of historic symbols and traditions, which originate in India's numerous traditional dance forms.
Why learn to dance Bollywood?
You burn a lot of calories
Helps you with musicality
Improve your balance
Here are some video clips of what Bollywood looks like...