“Everything in dance is poetry. Every movement describes a story, a feeling. The dancer takes the audience into a world of fairy tales.” ~Farima Berenji
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Warriors of Light
October 12 - October 16$650
DEADLINE FOR EARLY REGISTRATION ENDS SEPTEMBER 10
Farima Berenji is proud to present a five day dance workshop and tour of ancient temples and sacred sites from Edirne, Turkey to the Aegean coastline of mainland Greece. Learn the ancient dances, whirling and ritual practices of the Sufi Warriors and hear of their great stories.
Our warrior journey will be an experience like no other. We will channel our inner warrior and learn to practice the sacred dances of the great Sufi Warriors, hear of their ancient adventures, learn of their great wisdom, and visit their sacred sights and resting place (Turkey and Greece).
Tour includes Sema gatherings, visit to Sufi houses, visits to sacred sites and Sufi warrior tombs (Turkey and Greece), warrior dance workshops (Ancient Iranic warrior whirling, Khorasan Sema, and Qaderi Sema) and rituals.
Our setting is the beautiful Bademhan Retreat Center, located in a small village in Edirne, Turkey.
$550 until September 10, $650 thereafter. Includes $200 non-refundable deposit.
Includes: Dance workshops, gatherings, transportation, lodging (shared occupancy), and food.
Not included: Air transportation, visa fees, travel insurance, and personal expenses.