Rising Lotus Yoga studio, in Sherman Oaks, is hosting a special event on Saturday,Â June 19th, from 7:00 – 8:00pm.
One of the co-owners of this gorgeous yoga sanctuary, Claire Hartley, will read the poetry of Rumi during an intimate evening of inspirational poetry backed by devotional Sufi music as performed by Yuval Ron.
Experience meditative and introspective sacred music from the Sufi Turkish Mevlave tradition as performed on the Oud (a pear-shaped, Middle Eastern stringed instrument similar to a Lute) and the Ney flute – all interwoven with the mystical wisdom of Rumi”™s poetry.
This evening promises to be an uplifting, enchanting and inspiring experience!
“There are love dogs no one knows the name of.
Give your life to be one of them” -RUMI
Yuval Ron is a world-renowned musician, composer, and producer for film, television, dance and theater. Among his many honors, he was invited to perform for the Dalai Lama and the Sufi leader Pir Zia Iniyat Khan. In 2006, he won an Oscar for West Bank Story, and received the Los Angeles Treasures Award in 2004. He is the recipient of prestigious grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, American Composers Forum, California Council for the Humanities, and the Rockefeller Foundation. His musical ensemble has been featured on CNN, National Geographic, and in the international press and media. Feel free to explore his website.
Claire Hartley is a Yoga teacher, co-owner of Rising Lotus Yoga in Sherman Oaks. She teaches devotional Vinyasa flow classes weekly. Her practice and teaching have been influenced and inspired for many years by the words and spirit of Rumi and his ability to crack the heart open.
Rumi’s Love Poetry and Sacred Music
Saturday,Â June 19th,
from 7:00 – 8:00pm.
$15 advance tickets or $18 at the door.
Advanced sign-up & discount – go here (scroll down to the date & time)
13557 Ventura Blvd,
Sherman Oaks CA 91423
818 990 0282