9 Bollywood’s Most Loved Signature Steps

Famous Bollywood Dance Steps

The Indian Cinema Industry is a great source of inspiration for many aspiring actors, fashion designers, models and dancers. Here are some famous dance steps that Bollywood has offered that is being used in different choreography from Ladies Sangeet to School concerts to stage shows.

1. Sun Protect Crane Step

The Famous stance from Bollywood where one stands like a crane and protects eyes from the glare of the hot sun.

Sun Protect Crane Step

2. The Hand Wave

A popular step with ladies to enhance their feminity, this step involves making sea waves on the dance floor.

The Hand Wave

3. Lungi Dance

This dance step rocked it all and has been a favorite among the boys in the Southern part of the country whose attire allows them to do this with ease.

Lungi Dance

4. The Thumka Step

This step involves making a series of steps with hip movement to show their grace in dance.

The Thumka Step



5. Traffic Police Move

This signature move involves giving a stop sign, as usually used by the traffic police repeatedly, with both hands and lots of thrusts.

Traffic Police Move

6. Gangnam Pelvic Thrust

This is Bollywood’s take on Gangnam Style.

Gangnam Pelvic Thrust

7. The Pelvic Thrust

Though the late MJ was more well-known for the Pelvic thrust, the Bollywood actors are not far behind.

The Pelvic Thrust

8. Scratch Your Head Step

This is a dance step which probably came from people not washing their hair regularly! Luckily what also makes it popular is its simplicity.

Scratch Your Head Step

9. Towel Dance

This is another take on the Gangnam, this time Salman ala mode with towel.

Towel Dance



  • Teja Alapati

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