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We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • School of Sufi Teaching - window detailing
  • School of Sufi Teaching - exterior view
  • School of Sufi Teaching - entrance
  • School of Sufi Teaching - interior view

New zawiya in Bethnal Green

Nevine Nasser

place
253 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, E2 0JD
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Architect on site, Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Bethnal Green
train
Nearest train: Bethnal Green
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Bus routes: 106, 254, 309, 388, D3, D6
The School of Sufi Teaching's new zawiya has input from an international group of architects, artists and craftspersons who have woven Islamic design principles into the context of the Globe Town Conservation Area.

Events

Sunday 5th September
Tour of a Sufi zawiya
schedule Time: 10.30am to 12.45pm
group Capacity: 45
3 tours available, starting: 10.30am, 11.15am, 12pm. Each tour lasts for 45 minutes and all ends at 12.45pm. Visitors will be asked to take off their shoes at the entrance and to wear a face mask on arrival. Visitors will have the chance to ask questions to the tour guide/ architect. If you have any questions, email schoolofsufiteaching@gmail.com or call/message Saif Osmani on 07915 234 404. You can book a ticket for the architecture tour on Sunday 5th September by registering through this Eventbrite page at the scheduled times listed on the ticket: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-zawiya-in-bethnal-green-tickets-167710076353

Design

Original design
Nevine Nasser, 2016
Type
Education, Community/cultural, Religious
Period
Contemporary, Historical/contemporary