Istanbul Whirling Dervishes Show

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Istanbul Whirling Dervishes Show

OVERVIEW

Tour Style : Istanbul Atraction

Duration : 1 Hours
Date And Location :
Performance and meeting place: Hocapaşa Kültür Merkezi, Ankara Caddesi Hamam Sok No: 3.BSirkeci.Program starts every evening at 7.30 pm (except Tuesdays and Thursdays). Please be there 30 minutes before the show starts.

Itinerary

Itinerary

The Mevlevi Sema Ceremony is known worldwide for its whirling dances and dervishes , featuring a complex musical repertoire called " ayin " . The ceremony represents the mystical journey of man's spritual ascent through mind and love to perfection. It is one of the most important richness and heritage of Turkish Culture as a tradition of 800 years old. This unique traditional ritual is proclaimed as Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2005.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. 




 

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