Eleven Nuns Raise Their Hands To Kingdom Above — Beat Drops And Whole Scene Turns Humorous

Jun 19, 2020 by apost team

If the popular Whoopi Goldberg movie Sister Act taught us anything, it’s that nuns know how to shake things up in an unexpected way.

This popular video that has spread across the internet starts out with a group of nuns performing a beautiful interpretive dance to slow gospel music. It’s exactly what you would expect from a group of devoted sisters.

But then the music changes…

If you’re unfamiliar with Zumba, it’s a fast-paced beat-focused type of dance that helps you lose weight in a fun way. Zumba has been a popular alternative to traditional forms of exercise since the early 2000s, and it’s not stopping anytime soon.

The sneakers peeking out from below their nun uniforms should have been a dead giveaway!


The sisters show off their best Zumba dance moves in a perfectly choreographed fashion that is guaranteed to make you smile. They are all in synchronization as they perform there best dance moves. Surprisingly enough, there are plenty of dancing nun videos on the internet.

In 2018, for example, a group of nuns got together in Krakow, Poland to dance to electronic music. And again, there's this video of nuns dancing to Skrillex, though it's unclear whether someone just edited the audio in. And there is, of course, this wonderful video of a nun Zumba session.

Have you ever given Zumba a try? You’re going to want to after watching this video.

Check it out below:

Did you expect the video to turn out this way? Have you ever seen nuns dance like this before? Let us know in the comments below and pass this along if it made you smile.