Welcome the Official Website of

Bringing back the Soul of Oriental Dance*


Joana Saahirah is one of the most well known, respected and original Oriental Dancers in the World.

After almost a decade of Life and Career in Egypt with her own orchestra - rescuing the ORIGINS and ESSENCE of Egyptian Oriental and Folkloric Dance - Joana Saahirah has created a Style (of teaching, choreographing and performing) that UNITES EAST and WEST; the best of Egypt and the best of western open and free mind; technique and expression; healing and Art; the MIND and the HEART, the BODY and the SOUL.


Joana has recovered the SOUL of Oriental Dance and Egyptian Folklore and it´s her Dream and Mission to share it with the world revealing the true richness and ancient knowledge hidden in this art form.

Joana has written two BOOKS about her life as a Dancer in Egypt and they will both be published this year.

She has also been invited to teach and perform all over the world with a constant blessed applause and the transformation of thousands of Dancers who are touched by her Vision of Oriental Dance***.

In this Website you will discover more about Joana Saahirah´s Vision of Oriental Dance, Performing, Choreographing and Teaching as well as all the news about her shows, workshops and events all over the world.


***For a glimpse of Joana Saahirah´s Life in Egypt, please check the link: www.youtube.com/watch?v=__cpkzelRFE


You can find Joana Saahirah of Cairo on her official  Facebook Fan Page: 



On Youtube and on Joana´s channel on "TheBellydancers.Tv" :



*We also suggest you visit Joana´s BLOGS

"Diaries of Egypt":





What makes a good dancer?

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Benefits of Oriental Dance

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My Teachers*

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Frequent questions and Suggestions

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"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are.
I don't believe in circumstances.
The people who get on in this world
are the people who get up
and look for circumstances they want, and,
if they can't find them, make them."

- George Bernard Shaw

Food for the Soul

(images and messages that INSPIRE you to be the best version of YOURSELF):