Sufi and Sacred Dances of the Silk Road Past

Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 ,
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
- SF, CA, United States

Workshop offering in the 2014 Nouveau Devadasi™ Fusion Temple Dance Festival which runs October 23-26, 2014

Learn graceful sacred dances, meditative breathing techniques, and whirling practices inspired by ancient Persian and Zoroastrian mythology as well as ancient sacred rituals that originate from the Silk Road and the Altai Mountains. Explore these dances and whirling with beautiful sacred poetry and music that encourages connection with your mind, body, center, and the earth. In the first part of the gathering we will learn and discuss sacred and Sufi poetry and teachings of Rumi and Shams, as well as Hafez, Saadi, Omar Khayyam, and other Sufi masters and learn to incorporate movements to their poems (Poetry in Motion).

Please bring socks or dance shoes.

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