There are a few different types of dances that the Ancient Egyptians used to perform. Some of the dances are still performed in modern times. One of the dances that Egyptians performed within the ancient times of the nation were dances that were used in order to complete rituals. Another type of Egyptian dance was the popular belly dance known as the Raqs Sharqi. This type of dance is very familiar to people of Western cultures and society. Raqs Baldi is another type of Egyptian dance, and is another kind of belly dance.