Fodor's Expert Review Mevlâna Education and Culture Society

Istanbul Dance

The Mevlâna Education and Culture Society (MEKDER) is one of the local dervish groups and cultural associations that holds sema ceremonies at 5 pm each Sunday at the Galata Mevlevihanesi. The ceremonies last about an hour and include traditional Mevlevi music and ritual whirling. Tickets cost 40 TL.

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Galip Dede Cad. 15
Istanbul, Istanbul  Turkey

216-336–1662

www.mekder.org

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