DANCE AND SPIRITUALITY

DANCE AND SPIRITUALITY

International Dance Council

 

 

 

 

List of Dances

This is an alphabetical list of the dances mentioned in this website .
Each dance is linked to the page where it is mentioned
An asterix suggests that the dance is registered as an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO

Poster Tokyo CID festival 2019
Poster of 32d CID World Congress

A

AloenesGreek Antiquity

Anastenaria Greece Bulgaria

Anteisterios Greek Antiquity

Anthema Greek Antiquity
Aïssawa Maghreb

Awm Mapuches (Chili)

 

B

Bahilicos Greek Antiquity
Bharatanatyam    India
Black Hat (Cham) Tibet

Bon Odori Japan

Bookolos Greek Antiquity

Bora/Burbung Australian Aborigins

C

*  Caboclino Brazil (Amazon)

Cemetery  (Cham) Tibet

Cham  Tibet
Chamundi (Cham) Tibet

Coribantum Greek Antiquity

Corroboree  Australian Aborigins

 

D

Dambali Kashmir

Debate   Tibet

Deer (Cham) Tibet

Dragon Dance  China

E

Epicredros Greek Antiquity

Epilenios Greek Antiquity

F

Figure Dance Egyptian Antiquity

Five Dakinis (Cham) Tibet

Four Faces of Buddha Thailand

Funeral Dances  Egyptian Antiquity

Funeral Dances Greek Antiquity

G

Geranos  Greek Antiquity

Ghost North American Indian
Gigaku Japan

*Gnawa Maghreb

 Gurdjieff  Movements

H

Haka Maoris (New Zealand)

Halka Morocco

Haru Matsuri (spring festival) Japan

Hasidic  Judaïsm

Huayno Quetchuas

Hula Hawai

Hymeneal  Greek Antiquity

I

Inti Raymi Peru (Incas)

K

Kalachakra (Cham) Tibet

Kandyan Sri Lanka

Kathak India

Sufi Kathak India
Kathakali India

Kiribati Micronesia
Kuchipudi India

L

Liturgical Dance Christianity

Lion Dance China

M

Manipuri India

Mikagura Japan

Min Feast Dances Egyptian Antiquity

Mohiniyattam India

Moriscas Central America

N

Nile Flood Feast Dances Egyptian Antiquity

Ñillatun Mapuches (Chili)

O

Odissi India
Oil Lamp Myanmar

ON matsuri ( ON festival) Japan

Opet Festival Dances Egyptian Antiquity
Ori Tahiti

P

Paian Greek Antiquity

Partheneia Greek Antiquity

* Pascolas     Mexico

Pehuenche Mapuches (Chili)

Poi Maoris (New Zealand)

Q

* QingMing Festival     China

R

Rom Vanuatu

S

* Sada Shin Noh Japan

* Sama Sufi

Sato Kagura Japan

Sattriya India

Sed Festival Dances Egyptian Antiquity
Shana (Cham) Bhutan

Shirasagi-No-Mai(White Heron Dance) Japan

 

Sleeves Dance  China

Stomp  North American Indian

Sumamao  Argentina

Sun  North American Indian

U

Universal peace Dances

V

* Voladores     Mexico

W

Whale Dances   Inuits 

Y

Yap Micronesia

*   Yeongsanjae  Korea

  YI (Row) Dance China

Z

Zar Egypt

Zema Ethiopia

Zikr Sufi

The Hungarian dancer Nikolska credit Benaki Museum
Isadora Duncan Credit : CambridgeCore