What is The National Dances of Lebanon?
Ajyal Dabke is The Famous Traditional Dance of Lebanon. Ajyal Dabke is led by Issam Aboudiab. Ajyal means ‘generations’ in Arabic and the Lebanese national folk dance is the dabke which refers to the foot stamping of the dance. The leader of the dabke heads the line, alternating between facing the audience and the other dancers.
In English, its name is also transliterated dabka, dab and dabkeh. The dabke and the rhythmic songs go together in an attempt to keep the work fun and useful.