Whirling Dervish Show

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19:30 to 20:30

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Turkish Mystic Music and Whirling Dervish Dance Show
19:30 to 20:30

This new center is recently converted from a 550 years old historical Turkish Bath called Hodja Sinan Pasha bath.It was built by Hodja Sinan Pahsa.It was a double bath for men and women.It is a big bath with high dome, made of cut stone and also corner walls are designed like a peacock tail.This building served as a Turkish bath till 1988. This magnificient show starts at 19:30 and takes one hour.

Mevleviye are known for their famous practice of whirling dances and dervishes. At their dancing ceremonies, or Sema, a particular musical repertoire called ayin is played. The Sema ceremony represents a mystical journey of man’s spiritual ascent through mind and love to Perfect. Program starts with the classical turkish music concert performed by a traditional orchestra for 15 minutes. Then after The ceremony starts and lasts about 45 minutes under the amazing lighting and mystic atmosphere of Hodjapasha. Complimentary beverages and Turkish Delight service is available before the performance.

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