8 August 2007

Celebration of the UNESCO-declared International Year of Rumi (Aug 21 2007)

The Multi-Faith Centre and all co-sponsoring organizations cordially invite you to a Celebration of the UNESCO-declared International Year of Rumi in 2007 to commemorate the 800th anniversary of Rumi’s birth.

August 21st, 7:15 – 9:30 p.m.

Multi-Faith Centre, Griffith University, Nathan campus

The renowned 13th century Sufi poet and mystic, Rumi has inspired countless peoples across diverse cultures and faiths to build a peaceful world based on mutual respect, understanding and harmony.

The celebration will feature a documentary film entitled: Rumi -Turning Ecstatic Producer: Tina Petrova, film maker & peace advocate

Panel of commentators: Arsalan Mozaffari Falarti, Nematollahi Sufi Order (G.A.S.), Brisbane Assoc. Prof. Julia Howell, Griffith Asia Institute, Griffith University

Open forum

Refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP by August 17 to 3735-7052 or mfc@Griffith.edu.au

Free parking after 7:00 pm on Nathan campus.

For MFC location (Bldg. N35), see map at http://www.griffith.edu.au/ofm/parking/