May 16, 2018 is the inaugural ‘International Day of Living Together in Peace‘. The initiative was proposed by Sheikh Khaled Bentounes – Honorary Head of the international Sufi order AISA (International Association Sufi Alawiyya NGO) – and adopted as an annual official day by the UN General Assembly on December 8, 2017.
Shams al-Habib – singing poetry of Shaykh Ahmad al-Alawi
Shaykh Murat Coskun – leading a Zikr ceremony with music and whirling dervishes of The Rifai Sufi Order
Everyone is welcome to participate and/or observe.
Date: Saturday April 28, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Auditorium, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission: Free (donations are welcome)
Event Partners –
International Association Sufi Alawiyya: aisa-ong.org/
The Nimatullahi Sufi Order: nimatullahi.org/
The Inayati Order: inayatiorder.org/
Canadian Institute of Sufi Studies: rifaisufi.org/
Emmanuel College: emmanuel.utoronto.ca/