The South Korean girl found solace in dancing and began her long journey of self-discovery.
To revive the hues and the expressions of a fading Urdu language, Rekhta foundation organized the Jashn-e-Rekhta festival which saw its third anniversary this year.
Watch: This male belly dancer breaking stereotypes one torso jerk at a time is nothing short of brilliant!
What does gender even have to do with being a belly dancer, after all?
Let these talented women tell you how you can be 'pretty big' and still make everyone swoon at your moves.
The 'Dabke' is a widely popular circle dance form from the middle east.
Meher Malik, a professional belly dance from Muscat grooving to the song