Conscious Eldering as a Spiritual Practice test

Conscious Eldering As A Spiritual Practice July 30th - August 1st 2021, Retreat with Saki Lee "Blessed is the one who sees the star of one’s soul as the light that is seen in the port from the sea." ~ Hazrat Inayat Khan  The honoring of elderhood is an important life...

Seeking the Simurgh

Seeking the Simurgh Online Retreat with Pir Zia Inayat Khan Friday, July 23rd - Sunday, July 25th 2021 Among the most beautiful stories of the Sufi tradition is the tale told by Farid ad-Din ‘Attar of a flock of birds of many feathers who set out under the guidance of...

Prayer and Sound

Prayer and Sound Workshop with Alia Arnesen May 8th 2021   What does prayer mean to us?  When do we pray and where are our resistances to prayer? We will explore some central aspects of human prayer on the Sufi path; gratitude, repentance, praying for one’s needs,...

Meditation und Poesie

Meditatives Gehen mit Poesie     Um auch offline und bei sich zu Hause an Meditationen teilnehmen zu können, hat Halim Knobel Meditation aufgenommen, die man beim Spazierengehen hören kann - mit Hafiz, Rumi und Rilke.   Die Aufnahmen im mp3-Format können hier...

Concert with Hu Dost

Concert with Hu Dost August 7th   The music of HuDost weaves a seamless tapestry of Folk World and Rock that renders tears and laughter in listeners cultivating the nameless longing that abides somewhere in all our hearts and invoking total celebration. HuDost...

Concert with Nawal

Concert with Nawal July 17th 2020   Nawal - the Voice of the Comoros - touches our hearts with her powerful voice and message of love and positivity, inspired by her grandfather, Al Maarouf, a sufi master. Sufi African rhythms and music instruments such as gambusi,...

Sema

Sema July 18th & 25th, August 1st & 8th   We think we are working on music, but music works on us. Join musicians from around the world for an hour of sacred music to uplift the soul.   Zoom link for Saturday, July 18th: Schedule (Central European Time):...

Zikr

Zikr July 23rd & 30th   Zikr is the practice of remembrance of the Divine.   "The whole manifestation being the phenomenon of sound, the knowledge of sound is the key to the mystery. The knowledge of sound acts as a guide in the maze of names and forms. That is...

Kirtan

Kirtan July 21st & 28th, August 4th   Kirtan is the practice of yogic chanting. The practice is one of the major divisions of yoga belonging to the Bhakti path. Bhakti means devotion, and refers to your path and daily activities that bring you back to Source in...