Line dancing is ideal for Muslims who want to stay modest, says Morina Mohamed (above), and it helps the 58-year-old stay young and in shape. Photo: Morina Mohamed
Line dancing is ideal for Muslims who want to stay modest, says Morina Mohamed (above), and it helps the 58-year-old stay young and in shape. Photo: Morina Mohamed
Wellness

Why modern line dancing is an ideal way for hijab-wearing Muslims to stay fit and age well, according to Malaysian mother of four

  • Morina Mohamed, a hijab-wearing 58-year-old in Malaysia, loves line dancing as a way to stay fit and have fun, and uses traditional Malay steps in her routines
  • She learned country-and-western line dancing in Iowa in the US but prefers modern line dance, which, being non-contact, is ideal for observant Muslims, she says

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Line dancing is ideal for Muslims who want to stay modest, says Morina Mohamed (above), and it helps the 58-year-old stay young and in shape. Photo: Morina Mohamed
Line dancing is ideal for Muslims who want to stay modest, says Morina Mohamed (above), and it helps the 58-year-old stay young and in shape. Photo: Morina Mohamed
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