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ANNOUNCEMENTS as of Oct 9th, 2018 -- See events list for details.    (Get email reminders)

Sufism and the Art of Living with Murshid Kiran Rana: in Berkeley. Oct 19th : "Bringing your Imagination to Life -- Word + Movement: Poetry & Dance Improv

♥"GRATITUDE", the Fall 2018 Dancing Hearts Retreat, Geyserville. Friday-Sunday, October 19 - 21st ... Web link here

Children's Universal Peace Service in Petaluma (Age 1 to 101)
Sunday Oct 21st, 2018, 11 A.M. R.S.V.P. by email email hidden; JavaScript is required Theme: All Hallow's Eve and Day of the Dead.

Stories & Devotion -- Devi and Iqbal Sat October 27, 11:00 am - 159 Tamarack Rd, San Geronimo, CA: A Day and Evening of Zikr, Stories and Devotion with Devi and Iqbal Lewis . Saturday October 27th, 2018 Info & registration here>

RAGA WEEKEND for the centennial of PANDIT PRAN NATH with Terry Riley & friends, in Camptonville, between Downieville and Nevada City CA, Nov 2-4

December 1st at the Mentorgarden in SF: Becoming the Stillness between the Breaths with Murshid Wali Ali Meyer. A quarterly series deepening in the study of the Breath in the esoteric teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan and Murshid Samuel Lewis. You are welcome to come to any individual class.

A CELEBRATION OF THE 48TH URS OF MURSHID SAMUEL L. LEWIS
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 7:00 p.m.
THE WALLER CENTER, 1525 Waller Street, San Francisco
    (near GG park and the Panhandle - about getting there)
Hosted by: Pir Shabda Kahn & friends -- music, dances, stories, ice cream
Suggested Donation ~ $20 ~ gratefully accepted to cover the rental
For Information: email hidden; JavaScript is required or at call (707) 217-5623
CARPOOLING ENCOURAGED; ALLOW TIME FOR PARKING -- OR TAKE MUNI: Parking is available at the Waller Center lot as well as street parking – read the signs carefully.

♥"CALIFORNIA WINTERLY Dance retreat" in San Luis Obispo, Jan 18-21 with Abraham and Halima Sussman, Yarrow Nelson and Brenda Nur Latifa Crane. Read more, register here.


♥SPECIALLY RECOMMENDED VIDEOS

Unicorn Dancing Spirit Camp (23 min) NEW from the UK

Invitation to the Dance: Dances of Universal Peace (22 min) from the Canyonlands Camp by Dennis Roshay

"Eat, Dance and Pray" (1:13) by Anahata Iradah -- MURSHID SAM, HIK AND THE DANCES of Universal Peace


  • More camps, workshops and retreats on Ruhaniat.org

  • The complete MURSHID SAM ARCHIVES are newly online, at murshidsam.org. So grateful for the astounding amount of loving and devoted work that has gone on so quietly, for all these years -- to make SAM's writings and other content available to all of us. One feels blessed by just visiting the archive!

  • Devotional music of all kinds, everywhere in our area can be found on Bhavani's list email hidden; JavaScript is required. Sent out with love every week. If it feeds you, please consider clicking the donate link on the list email you will receive.
  • SUFI HEALING CIRCLES
    ♥ Healing Circle every Sunday morning in San Francisco (see khankahsam.org)
    ♥ Three (3) East Bay Healing Circles every month. Info on events list.
    ♥ Sebastopol Healing Circle at Amanda's home, at 7:00 pm the last Tuesday of each month. Please call for address and any questions or requests. Phone 505-470-6977.
    ♥ Sufi Healing Service & Class in Santa Rosa, third Thursdays of the month at 11am. "There is a great need for healing in the world at this time. We are beset with natural disasters and incredible violence. Please RSVP (space is limited) for address and directions." Phone Mahdiah at (707) 806-2933 or email email hidden; JavaScript is required. 
    

    NEW LINKS
  • Murshid Wali Ali's weekly Thursday Dharma night classes in SF are now available online, with teachings and practices of Murshid SAM's Zen teacher, Sokei-an Sasaki. Recordings available or attend in person.
  • Wonderful meditative VIDEO on the dervish Turn
  • Highly recommended by your webmaster: Illuminating the Shadow, a NEW BOOK by and about Pir Moineddin, leader of SRI for over 3 decades, his amazing, inspiring life story and his teachings.
  • Poet Tamam Kahn's recent book, Fatima's Touch -- bringing forward this important woman, known and loved in the Islamic world -- a Finalist for the National Book Award. To order a copy at a reduced rate, or to read launch notes from the author, please click here.

    • NOW on our site: Area Sufi events in Alameda, Santa Cruz and San Francisco in the top bar menu (or for smaller screens, the ☰ menu symbol).
    • For weekly devotional singing with Devi Mathieu in Santa Rosa, visit Through the Ear to the Heart. Monday evenings 7-8:30 p.m. except July 2; December 17, 24, 31 2018
    • NEW Sacramento Dances of Universal Peace web page.
    • Find out about Sufi classes online-- some free or at low cost


    IN UNISON WITH THE WILL OF GOD, WE WILL TO HAVE PEACE.      SRI Universal Peace Meditation: 12 noon daily 11x
    In unison with the will of God, we will to have Peace

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