Sufism Reoriented Garden and Sanctuary Tour

$100.00

Price for Members: $10
Price for Non-Members: Member ONLY event
Date/Time: Thursday, July 11, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Instructor: Pascal Kaplan, Ph.D., theology, Harvard, docent
Location: Sufism Reoriented Gardens & Sanctuary, Walnut Creek

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Description

Religion often expresses faith with physical manifestations in the material world. The Sufism Reoriented group have recently finished construction of gardens and a sanctuary in Walnut Creek, after many hearings with the Contra Costa Board of Supervisors and four years of work on the site. It’s a classic example of faith creating a physical representation. Join OLLI and docent Kaplan for a tour of the cylindrical buildings, welcoming gardens, and an underground sanctuary that Sufism has produced. Here’s a chance to see how inspirational religious leadership can express itself in architecture, artful arrays of plants, and polished stone.

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Wait List: Please call the OLLI office – 925-602-6776 – to be added to the wait list. Leave your name & contact number & class request.

Event Details

Date: 2019-07-11

Start time: 11:00 a.m.

End time: 01:00 p.m.

Venue: Sufism Reoriented Gardens & Sanctuary

Directions: 11 White Horse Court, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Phone: 925-602-6776

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