SUFISM: THE COMMONWEALTH CLUB’S MIDDLE EAST FORUM PRESENTS
MYSTICISM OF ISLAM
THURSDAY • OCTOBER 25, 2012 • 6 P.M. Nahid Angha, Ph.D. , Co-
director, The International Association of Sufism; Director, Sufi Women Organization
Michael Pappas, Executive Director, SF Interfaith Council – Moderator
on’t miss this chance to learn about Sufism – the inner, mystical interpretation and expression of Islam 89
Sufism: An Inquiry Vol XVI, No. 1
– from an internationally esteemed Persian Sufi scholar, author and lecturer. Dr. Angha will discuss Sufi history and Sufi literature, with an emphasis on the poetry of Rumi and Omar Khayam, considered by many to be among the highest literary expressions of spirituality. Angha, a human rights activist, women’s rights and interfaith activist will also discuss the rights of women in Islam.
Location: 595 Market St., San Francisco Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program Cost: $20 standard, $8 members, STUDENTS FREE (with valid ID). Also Know: Painting courtesy Salma Arastu
Details & tickets: call (415) 597-6705 or go to commonwealthclub.org
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