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Event Date: June 30th, 2007 

“Soul on Fire: Experiencing the Passion and Poetry of Rumi”. A 2007 event in honour of the 800th year of Rumi’s birth and designated by UNESCO as the International Year of Rumi.

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9:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.  “The Way of Passion” A workshop presented by Andrew Harvey, mystic, Rumi scholar and professor of wisdom teachings. $125.00

7:30 P.M.- 9:30 P.M.  “Soul on Fire” A poetry concert by Coleman Barks, mystical poet, English professor and renown translator of Rumi’s poetry with the musical accompaniment of  David Darling (cello) and Marcus Wise (tablas) and guest presentation by Marion Woodman.  $50.00-$75.00

9:30 P.M. A Cocktail reception to meet to presenters River Run Centre, Guelph, ON

The day prior to the event, Mary Hynes from “Tapestry” interviewed Coleman Barks and Andrew Harvey at the CBC studio in Toronto and the broadcast subsequently won an international top prize for exceptional spiritual radio programming.