“Mystic Iran” will be shown TODAY

In Today's Events, by , on November 17th, 2015

The Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies minor will show the film, “Mystic Iran” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17, as part of its year-long film series.  This documentary explores practices rarely seen on film before. Shot entirely on location, this unprecedented cinematic tour reveals spiritual rites and rituals hidden for centuries. From the women’s chamber of the Great Mosque, to the temple-caves in the land of Zarathustra, to the sacred dance of the Dervishes in Kurdistan, discover religious ceremonies and locations never before seen by the outside world. Classes are welcome.  Please contact Amelia Gallagher at ameliag@niagara.edu for more information.