:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the evening. The Iranian Federated Women’s Club (IFWC)/Payvand with support from the City of Cupertino, is proud to present the Longest night (Winter Solstice) and the”Shab e Yalda” on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Cupertino Community Hall, from 5
The program features the Story of “Conference of the Birds” by 12th century’s Persian poet, and theoretician of Sufism, Farīd ud-Dīn Aṭṭār. This collection portrays today’s leadership challenges in the world.
Synopsis: “The Conference of the Birds” is a poem that describes the nature of the divine and its relationship with worldly existence. The poem uses the journey of a group of birds in search of their king led by an old guiding bird as a metaphor for a master leading his pupils toward enlightenment.
The Story will be presented in the form of magical story telling, Persian dances, music and artistic performances:
Link to: Entertainment and program
Date: December 21, 2017
Time: 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Location: Cupertino Community Hall, 10350 Torre Ave. Cupertino, 95014
Very Unique YALDA Table Setting & Flowers
Special “Yalda” Persian Food Buffet