Sema: the Whirling Prayer of the Mevlevi

Sunday December 14th
Ballard Odd Fellows Hall
1706 NW Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107

In the tradition of the great Sufi Mystical Poet, Hz. Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi, this gathering will feature the prayer dancing of the Whirling Dervishes as it has been practiced for over 700 years.
In their tall felt hats and flowing white garments, turners whirl in unison, attuning to the music of the heart. Sacred music will be presented by a traditionally trained Mevlevi ensemble.
Advance tickets are $20 at:
Remaining tickets will be available at the door (cash only) for $25.

View Seattle Sema 2014 Flyer HERE

“Tonight is the night.
It’s the creation of that land of eternity.
It’s not an ordinary night.
It’s a wedding of those who seek Love.
Tonight, the bride and groom speak in one tongue.
Tonight the bridal chamber is looking particularly bright!”
                                             ~ Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi