11th Ramadan Activities continue with active participation of citizens. As part of the programs in Ümraniye Square, the activity performed by the group “Sufi Devram” administered by Mr. M. Fatih Çıtlak, consolidated the spiritual atmosphere of the night.
Activities in the Ümraniye Square every evening, one more beautiful than the other, held by Ümraniye Municipality in order to comprehend the Ramadan best, continues to meet with Ümraniye residents. As part of that, the animated cartoon “He Also Was a Child” was shown with active participation of children before iftar on Tuesday, the 1st of July.
Indispensible Ramadan activity “Hacivat and Karagöz” live performance gave the audience entertaining moments before iftar. After iftar, the activities beginning with the Kuran chant of Kerim Öztürk and Ünverdi Yalçın, continued with the “Sufi Activity” constituted of sufi music, invocation (zikir), fortune (devran) and sema; realised as three main parts kuudi (sitting), kıyami (standing) and devrani (circular walk). Citizens watching the Sufi Devran group administered by M. Fatih Çıtlak, accompanied the group with deep emotions.
Attending the activities in Ümraniye Square, Mayor of Ümraniye Hasan Can, spoke before the stage performance of Sufi Devran group and said; “A little while later, you will not watch a program. You will see a zikir assembly who do this from their hearts. I already thank Master M. Fatih Çıtlak and friends.”