“Zikr of Presence”

Dear Beloveds,
You are warmly invited to join the Seattle Mevlevi Circle – this Monday, August 18th at 7:30pm in Ballard for an inspirational “Zikr of Presence” practice. In unity and remembrance,  we will move, chant, sing and whirl through transformative and ecstatic states.

When: This Monday, August 18th at 7:30pm
Where: Ballard Oddfellows Hall (1706 NW Market Street 98107)
Who: Friends of all faiths/skill levels are warmly welcome! These are healing prayer practices, and we invite you to participate as you are able.
Dress: Please dress comfortably for movement, with thick socks or turn shoes for moving/whirling on a wood floor. (Mevlevi Semazens: please wear your zikr garments.)
Questions: Email us at rumiseattle.org@gmail.com or contact Postneshin Suleyman Scott at 206.784.1532
Cost: Suggested $15 donation

Truly, is there any fair thing
that has not one day lost its luster,
or any roof that did not become a floor,
except the voices of the holy in our breasts,
that resound like the trumpet of resurrection?
–Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi, Mathnawi I:2078-2080

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