a community of lovers
Rumi’s Circle with whirling dervishes from The Threshold Society are pleased to announce a three city celebration of Mevlana Rumi’s Urs, the anniversary of his union with the Beloved. We will have world-renowed musician and composer, Latif Bolat, joining us for an evening of music, whirling and poetry. Please book your tickets now – especially for London as seating is limited!
Children (5-15yrs) £7 (not suitable for children under 5)
Friday 12th Dec: Manchester Quakers, 6 Mount Street, Manchester M2 5NS
Saturday 13th Dec: Delius Arts Centre, 29 Great Horton Rd, Bradford BD7 1AA
Saturday 20th Dec: Westminster Quakers, 52 St Martins Lane, London WC2N 4EA
Do share the event and bring your family and friends!
To be under the compulsion of Love is to be free.
Other loveless compulsions are like chains.
Love’s compulsion isn’t compulsion,
it is union with God—
it is the moon emerging from the clouds, shining.
[Mathnawi I: 1464, The Rumi Daybook, tr. by Kabir & Camille Helminski]