“What Is Islamic Spirituality? How to Be a Friend of God”
lecture by Cemalnur Sargut
March 20, 2012, at 5:30 pm
FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
The UNC Turkish Studies Program in the Department of Asian Studies invites you to “What Is Islamic Spirituality? How to Be a Friend of God,” by Cemalnur Sargut, a Sufi teacher.
Cemalnur Sargut is the President of the Turkish Women’s Cultural Association, Istanbul (TURKKAD). Under her leadership, TURKKAD works to organize international symposiums and address a wide range of people who would like to apply solutions to today’s problems in the Sufi view that knowledge is a state
to be practiced and worship is a journey toward Love. Ms. Sargut has been the driving force behind the establishment of Islamic Studies Chairs at UNC and Peking University.
This event is free and open to the public. Please see this event’s flyer here.
Co-sponsored by Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations.