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INDLAMU- SOUTH AFRICA: The Zulu War Dance

INDLAMU DANCE, SOUTH AFRICA

Indlamu is a very high spirited and energetic tribal war dance form belonging to a tribal ‘Zulu’ community in Africa. Also known as “war dance” it is said to have its origins in South Africa, and is often performed in festivals and marriage ceremonies. This dance also includes ‘drum based‘ music. Furthermore, in this dance […]

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CHAKACHA- Kenya and Tanzania (African Dance)

CHAKACHA DANCE, KENYA AND TANZANIA

Chakacha,an African dance is performed mainly by women during auspicious events such as marriages. This traditional dance is to have originated from the coastal region of Kenya and Tanzania, and belongs to a community known as “Swahili”.  Apparently, this dance is also said to be closely linked to a Taarab, yet another African music and […]

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