Highly acclaimed Zahra Hariri has been teaching authentic and traditional belly dance for more than thirty years. Professional, sexy and sensual as a belly dancer should be, her students regard her as an exotic, amazing and inspiring instructor. Zahra’s loves belly dance because of it’s diversity and creativity. Her focus is always on health, creativity, independence, motivation and fun! Her studio has been the recipient of many Reader’s Choice Awards time and time again. She is the best of the best and dedicated to the local community. Zahra has organized and facilitated many events for local charities and less fortunate in the Durham Region community, including women’s shelters, Lakeridge Hospital and the Humane Society. The Town of Ajax recognized Zahra as an exceptional volunteer by honouring her with the Volunteer Recognition Award. Zahra hosts weekly belly dancing and burlesque classes at The Zen Shop! Check our events page for more details!