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Welcome Friends,


BollyFit® empowers organizations and individuals to reach their highest potential in mind, body, and life force through invigorating programs and engaging content. Now, you can schedule corporate and private events with our experienced team. Registration for our amazing kids summer camp is also open. 

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BollyFit delights the community with a surprise flashmob with 200+ participants at the Ann Arbor Summer Festival. The first of its kind and brimming with energy, the record-crowd-breaking event, was conceived and executed by BollyFit in partnership with AASF.
BollyFit promotes health and wellness in all aspects of daily living, including nutrition. Check out the BollyFit Illuminations Blog for more healthy ideas like this Cashew Cream Cheese. http://www.bollyfit.com/blog/kaju-kreme-cheeze-with-a-kick/
BollyFit philosophies & principles seamlessly transcend the fitness class to the corporate event seamlessly. A sought after and inspirational speaker, BollyFit founder, Anuja Rajendra, has earned a reputation to captivate audiences and motivate change.
This BollyFit founder is also a Mom On The Go! Pockets of healthy snacks for kids! Hope they don't fall out when she dances!
BollyFit bridges cultural connections with a group of students at Hartland High School.
"As a competitive dancer, it is nice to be able to take time away from the stage and really share my passion for dance with kids. I hope to instill a new love for dance in these kids as some of my role models have done for me. My teammates and I at Michigan Manzil Dance Team are very excited to be coaching kids in BollyFit dance camps!"
"BollyFit honestly was the best event in my Res Hall that we've had all year long. Anuja was amazing and so was Priya! My favorite part was the cool down part. I had a very big essay that was due later during that week and going to this session helped me remain calm and stress free as I wrote. Thank you BollyFit!"
"Having a super amazing time with BollyFit, illuminate inside out! Spread positivity in the universe!" BollyFit is always up for riveting programs, events, and performances!
“Thank you, BollyFit, for a great visit to the library. Everyone had very positive comments and the photos are great. Everything was wonderful and I hope we can arrange another program in the future.”
"The troop really enjoyed the BollyFit event. They were exhausted, but learned a lot and had fun."
BollyFit Kids love to perform too! Taking time from their busy schedules, BollyFit Kids gather to learn, practice, and perform dance routines. BollyFit helps children with sports performance, teamwork and other life skills such as mindfulness and confidence.
Anuja and BollyFit Guide Palak prep for a TV interview with a local news affiliate.
"BollyFit did an amazing job with my daughter's birthday party! Our guide was fantastic and the girls enjoyed the breathing exercises in nature, wonderful choreography, upbeat music and colorful, jingling skirts. BollyFit demonstrated creativity, flexibility, professionalism and attention to detail. I highly recommend!"
"BollyFit summer camp was an amazing experience. I got to meet so many new people and I made lots of friends. There was so much to learn and I loved every second of it. My favorite part was when we all performed on the last day of camp."
"I love BollyFit because it makes exercise fun - I can never help but smile during classes. The other thing I love about class is the sense of community... It's such a positive environment - there's no judgment from anyone, so it's a great place to be able to let go of stress and let out the dancer within. The music is so much fun."
BollyFit brings Indian dancing techniques to studios and dance troupes to further enrich and develop students' breadth of dancing experience and cultural competency. BollyFit Guides are trained experts and share their knowledge of and passion for dancing with fellow dancers and non-dancers alike!
BollyFit leads over 1200 K-5 students and U of M student athletes in dancing for All Children Exercise Simultaneously (ACES) Day! Students from near and far gather at Michigan Stadium to be fit, have fun, and illuminate from within on the Big House field with BollyFit and the Michigan Fitness Foundation.
"The BollyFit couples night was one of my favorite date nights! So much fun to get my husband dancing and he had a great time. Can't wait for the next one!"
"The party was really good. Everyone had a great time and the kids and adults all took part. Everyone loved it and asked us how we set up such a fun party. We had a wonderful time. Kudos to BollyFit, they did a great job!"
"We were very happy to see BollyFit being a part of the Michigan International Festival. It provided a good balance of color, vibrance, and cultural mix. Rotary has a big presence in India, and BollyFit represented the culture with panache and grace."
"For dance fitness instructor and Ann Arbor resident Anuja Rajendra, the philosophy of BollyFit — fitness, fun and illumination — is one that could benefit people across the state... Her efforts have not gone unnoticed. Rajendra has (recently) been appointed to Gov. Rick Snyder’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports."
BollyFit partners with the National Kidney Foundation to promote health and wellness and enrich people's lives. BollyFit's adaptable curriculum complements the goals of hospitals and wellness organizations. Together, we help our community succeed.
"I was honored to receive the MiIndia Women's Hall of Fame Award from Congresswoman Debbie Dingell and Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence in Farmington Hills, Michigan on June 14, 2015, for my contributions to the Health and Wellness of citizens in the great state of Michigan."
The student dancers who were chosen to participate in a special BollyFit class through the Michigan Youth Arts Foundation (MYAF) had a blast.
Award winning journalist Sandra Ali, from Channel 4, deems BollyFit, "The hottest new workout…inspired by the far east...that promises to burn 800 calories!"
If theater is ritual, then dance is too... It's as if the threads connecting us to the rest of the world were washed clean of preconceptions and fears. When you dance, you can enjoy the luxury of being you [Paulo Coelho]. Adele was born and raised in Ile-de-France, France. She was introduced to dance at the age of four when she began taking...
"I adore bellydance because it celebrates a woman's body." Abby began dancing at age 13 in a variety of forms including jazz, ballet, modern and musical theater. While at Wesleyan University, she helped start a collaborative dance company called Visible Rhythms. She continued to dance while obtaining her Masters in Acupuncture but never with the...
"Life isn't about letting the storm pass--it's about learning to dance in the rain." Harita loves this quote as it defines how dance makes up her life. Dancing in the rain is a spontaneous act, Harita can always be found tapping her feet and spontaneously twirling around on the kitchen floor.Harita has been dancing for over 10 years in...
Alisha is a senior at the University of Michigan, majoring in Neuroscience and minoring in Applied Statistics. Alisha plans to start pharmacy school this fall. From ages 5 to 18, Alisha was part of the Nartan Dance Academy and then joined Michigan Manzil during college. Alisha also takes part in the annual cultural IASA Show. Alisha, "Loves...
"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard.” Growing up, BollyFit® Kids Coach, Jineet Gandhi, had no dance training. However, after graduating high school and joining a competitive dance team, Michigan Manzil, Jineet began to explore many different styles of dance. Traveling across the country to compete against the nation's top teams...
Neelma leads our new Canton and West Bloomfield classes. Dancing used to be something that intimidated Neelma - until she auditioned for (and made!) the Raas dance team at Michigan State University. As she learned, her confidence grew and she fell in love with dance! Neelma has been looking for opportunities to continue dancing since college,...
"Dance is the hidden language of the soul.” Dance has been a part of Neena's life since the age of 5. She trained in many styles of Indian classical dance, including Kathak and Bharatanatyam. In August 2011, Neena performed her Mangalacharan, which is a solo performance signifying a formal graduation from Nartan Dance Academy. In May 2015, Neena...
Nisha is at home on the dance floor and the stage. It all began with her debut, appearing as a tomato at the age of 2. That was all it took for her to catch the dancing bug, and it hasn't gone away since! Nisha trained for 12 years in Bharat Natyam, a South Indian classical dance style; Kathak, a North Indian classical dance style; and folk...
Nitika Sood grew up in India and graduated from BJS Dental School. Soon she realized that in order to produce high quality outcomes in the healthcare sector she needed a 360 degree knowledge of the industry driving her to pursue a Healthcare Administration Masters. Her long term professional goal is to contribute to the medically underserved....
"There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them" [Vicki Baum] Priya began learning a form of Indian classical dance called Bharatanatyam at the Nupur Academy of Dance at the age of 7. Since then, she has expanded upon her dancing experiences to learn several different Eastern and Western styles of dance. Priya found BollyFit® when...
Shivani is a recent graduate from Michigan State University and former captain of the MSU Raas Team alongside Sirisha Yellai. Her love for dance and fitness led her to join BollyFit® and extend her energy to her students. Bhangra, Classical, and Hip Hop are only a few of the styles that she brings to BollyFit® classes. She has recently relocated...
"Dance isn't something that can be explained in words. It has to be danced," [Paige Arden]. Sirisha's passion for dance began at the age of 3. She started classical training under Sandhya Sree Athmakuri in Kuchipudi, India?, 13 years ago, and now also studies Kathak, under Manisha Dongre. Sirisha performed her Rangapravesam, a solo dance recital...
Soumith is a Senior at the University of Michigan majoring in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience. Soumith has been dancing since his freshman year of college. Growing up, Soumith enjoyed dancing casually, but didn't pursue formal dancing until he fell in love with dancing at the University of Michigan Indian American Student Association...
Humble, passionate about life, and committed to spreading and sharing the BollyFit® lifestyle, Tanuja is our European BollyFit® Ambassador. From a very young age, Tanuja enjoyed an active lifestyle; today she promotes it! Tanuja has been teaching fitness for over 6 years, on top of being a mother of 3! She enjoys bringing BollyFit® to the UK...
"Being a BollyFit® instructor is a great learning experience for me.Combining dance and exercise to create a fun and healthy routine is a challenge that I take on with excitement. I am very thankful for my BollyFit® experience as it betters me as a dancer and choreographer!" Vibha Sreenivasa is currently a sophomore at the University of Michigan...