HODJAPASHA CULTURE CENTER IN ISTANBUL Sufi Music Concert & Whirling Dervish Ceremony

HODJAPASHA CULTURE CENTER IN ISTANBUL Sufi Music Concert & Whirling Dervish Ceremony Known to the west as Whirling Dervishes, the Mevlevi Order was founded by Mevlana Rumi in the 13th century. The Order wrote of tolerance, forgiveness, and enlightenment. They survive today as a cultural brotherhood. They are not theatrical spectacles but sacred rituals. The ritual […]

Read More...

Sufi Cultures & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Monastery every Thursday

Whirling Dervish Ceremony In Istanbul – Silivrikapi Sufi Cultures & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Monastery Idea : During this Monastery visit & Dervish Ceremony; you will see the story of Sufism, Sufism and their communities in Istanbul, Turkey, today. You will meet the Sufi community and their monastery, listen to their music, eye-witness the […]

Read More...

Who was Rumi? Five interesting facts

Who was Rumi? Five interesting facts There has been a lot of talk lately surrounding a possible movie which will tell the life story of 13th century Turkish-Persian mystic Rumi. But who exactly was the enigmatic poet? The news is that David Franzoni, the Oscar-winning screenwriter behind “Gladiator,” is writing a new script for a biopic […]

Read More...

Whirling Dervish Ceremony In Istanbul – Silivrikapi – Fatih Sufi Cultures & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Monastery

Whirling Dervish Ceremony In Istanbul – Silivrikapi – Fatih Sufi Cultures & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Monastery Idea : During this Monastery visit & Dervish Ceremony; you will see the story of Sufism, Sufism and their communities in Istanbul, Turkey, today. You will meet the Sufi community and their monastery, listen to their music, […]

Read More...