Season of the Rose

June 28 - July 3, 2017
Abode of the Message
This summer we will come together for a very special Season of the Rose, designed to explore the theme “The Spirit of Guidance” in depth, and also to send off Pir Zia and his family, as they (along with the Inayati Order headquarters) prepare to move to Richmond, Virginia in the first week of July. The Season of the Rose will again, as it has for the past two years, provide Sufi teachings and training from a variety of teachers, emphasizing the joys of spiritual community. Mornings will feature Pir Zia, and afternoons, break-out sessions with Aziza Scott & Khabira…

Village Visit – July

July 28 - 30, 2017
Abode of the Message
Village Visits are an entry point committed to answering “What is the Abode?  What is an Eco-Sufi Village?”  These Friday through Sunday immersions involve music and dancing, outdoor exploration, Farm(er)2Table meals, mini albeit meaningful work projects, Sufi studies, engagement with the elements, Universal Worship, and more! A basic outline by day is: Friday:  arrivals, dinner, welcome, dancing and/or music Saturday: breakfast, work morning, lunch, karma yoga, elemental tour, dinner, spiritual shenanigans Sunday: breakfast, intro to Eco-Sufism, Universal Worship, lunch, wrap-up, departures