Baraka – Dervishes, Wailing Wall, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Kaaba…

Baraka is a 1992 non-narrative film directed by Ron Fricke. The title Baraka means “blessing” in a multitude of languages.
In this five minute piece you get to see the Whirling Dervishes of the Mewlewī Sufi Order, the Western or Wailing Wall, the Kaaba or Noble Cube in Mecca, Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, the Mausoleum of Shah-e-Cheragh in Shiraz and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
With the music of the Harmonic Choir/David Hykes’s ‘Rainbow Voice’ mixed with Michael Stearns’ ‘Mantra Organics’.

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