Programs


Wild Woman Project New Moon Circle – October

with Amanda Salima McCall

October 18, 2017
Abode of the Message - Quddus Meditation Hall
UPDATE: This month's Circle will involve a Sufi zikr (remembrance through chanting) circle, co-led by Tara Chishti.  We look forward to having you here and are thankful for Tara's leadership.  Please bring your journal! Dear Women, Here is an opportunity to gather for a safe, sacred, and sharing circle.  Salima will lead this circle monthly to provide space for women to be themselves and grow to be their best selves.  Gathering around the ideas of Sisterhood, Respect for the earth, and Co-creation, circles will include Guided Meditation, Sharing, Intention Setting Ritual, and more. These Circles are open to all who…

Dances of Universal Peace – October

October 22, 2017
Abode of the Message
Come join the Abode for Dances of Universal Peace at 1:30pm in the Quddus Meditation Hall!  Come early for Brunch at 12:30pm ($10 in the Razzaq Dining Room)! The Dances of Universal Peace are simple, multi-cultural circle dances. They use movements, music, and sacred phrases from many traditions to touch and deepen the spiritual essence within oneself and to experience spiritual harmony with others. The Dances promote peace and integration within individuals and groups worldwide. Movements, words and melody for each dance are taught as if it is being danced for the first time. There are neither performers nor audience; prior experience is…

Village Visit – October

October 27 - 29, 2017
Abode of the Message
Village Visits are an entry point committed to answering "What is the Abode, an Eco-Sufi Village?"  These Friday through Sunday immersions involve music and dancing, outdoor exploration, Farm(er)2Table meals, mini work projects, Sufi studies, engagement with the elements, Universal Worship, and more! A basic outline by day is: Friday:  arrivals, prayers, dinner, welcome, dancing and/or music Saturday: prayers, […]

Dancing the Goddess: Monthly Tara Circle

with Aimée Brodeur Johnson

October 29, 2017
Abode of the Message
Dancing the Goddess: Monthly Tara Circle facilitated by Aimée Brodeur Johnson   “Dancing the Goddess, circles of dancers throughout the world gather to celebrate, reaching within themselves to balance the feminine side of their nature so long denied in our world…” The “Goddess” we dance is Tara, known as Mother of the Buddhas, Swift Protector, […]

The Soul’s Journey Retreat

with Naima Khabira Brown and Aziza Scott

November 10 - 12, 2017
Abode of the Message
Come join the sweet union of teachers Khabira and Aziza who will share deep, rich, Sufi teachings during this weekend retreat! More details about the retreat are forthcoming.