Gone are the days when working out or getting fit meant torturing yourself for hours at end. Enjoy every second of your exercise plan with these crazy fun Bollywood classes which mix dancing, loud music and losing weight in the best way possible. Let’s nacho!

Masala Bhangra

Photo source: Riddhi Gupta Masala Bhangra Ambassador

Photo source: Riddhi Gupta Masala Bhangra Ambassador

At the beautiful fitness centre and arts space, House of W.O.W in Bandra, the owner Riddhi Gupta takes these insane Masala Bhangra classes that keep you moving. It’s an extremely invigorating cardio class in which the dance bhangra is made into an adrenaline-pumping workout, combining the energy and bounce of Bollywood with the folk and rhythm of bhangra. A single session will help you lose 500–900 calories plus it’s fun, if that’s not an incentive – what even is?

Call them at 9930246031 to book a class.

When: Monday–Friday, mornings and evenings {call them to fix a class}

Price: INR 500 a session, and INR 3,000 for a month {8 sessions}

Bollybics

Photo source: Bollybics

Photo source: Bollybics

At the Arts in Motion studios in Sion and Khar, they do believe that Bollywood makes everything brighter. Check out their Bollybics session for an intense and effective aerobics session which will make you sweat, only you won’t be counting down the time because it will be so much fun. Bollybics is their trademark class in which they use all sorts of music – Bollywood, 90’s pop remixes, and even some soulful tunes for warm-up and cool-down.

When: Multiple batches from 7am till about 9pm at the Sion studio, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11.30am at the Khar studio.

Price: A drop in class is for INR 500

Bollywood Aerobics

Photo source: NitrroBespokeFitness

Photo source: NitrroBespokeFitness

At Nittro Bespoke Fitness, this pure-oxygen gym in SoBo {that we once checked out}, they have Bollywood dance classes and Bollywood aerobics, making it slightly more arduous than the regular dance class.

When: Wednesday, 7pm – 1 hour

Price: INR 1,200 per session

Bollyburn

Photo source: Way of Life Dance and Fitness Studio

Photo source: Way of Life Dance and Fitness Studio

There’s a studio called Way of Life in Kemps Corner that has certainly embraced the mad, Bollywood way of living. They hold both dance classes and dance workouts at this studio, but their most popular class is the Bollyburn. This is a bit like zumba – high energy dancing, and a set workout regime is taught to different Bollywood songs. Check their Facebook page here.

When: Every Sunday, 11.30am–12.30pm

Price: a single session is for INR 600, a package of 6 classes costs INR 3,100

Bollywood Boom

Photo source: Temperance

Photo source: Temperance

Temperance, a gorgeous studio in Bandra takes these Bollywood classes that give your workout that extra push. This workout focuses on cardio, and has the Bollywood steps we all love doing at parties, just with more intensity and aim. It helps in toning up and tightening muscles in the body. Find out more here.

When: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 7.30-8.30pm

Price: A single class is for INR 500, a plan of 12 classes in a month is for INR 4,800

Featured photo source: Riddhi Gupta Masala Bhangra Ambassador