Photo by Edward
words: Pictures of
Miraya in action!
"Middle Eastern Dance is a part of my daily life. I carry
the rhythms and movements within my heart at all times. It sustains me,
nourishes me- it feeds my body as well as my soul. I used the dance to
grow as a woman, to give birth to my sons, to heal my body during illness, and
now to celebrate each and every day of my life. I will dance until my last
breath here on earth!"
How other dancers
"I've taken Middle
Eastern classes and workshops for many years, and I have to
say that Miraya's classes are just about the most fun I've
ever had in a dance class. She has a special gift for
making the beginner feel graceful and the advanced feel
challenged. I love the way she manages to incorporate
both choreographed routines and improvisation into every
"When Miraya lowers
herself to the floor, arches her head back to the ground, and
shimmies, I feel goosebumps break out all over!"
has inspired and challenged me. She is a great teacher and an
accomplished dancer. I love watching my master teacher do what
she does best. She knows how to work the crowd and present us
at our best."
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