Online Events and Classes

Awakening to the Invocation

with Yaqin Aubert and Naima Brown

Tuesdays, Mar. 26th, Apr. 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th, 2024

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST (New York)

Toward the One,
the Perfection of Love, Harmony, and Beauty,
the Only Being,
United with all the Illuminated Souls
Who form the embodiment of the Messenger, the Spirit of Guidance

Join Naima Brown and Yaqin Aubert for a deep exploration of the Invocation which came through the inspiration of Hazrat Inayat Khan.

Each of the five phrases of the Invocation is a note, orienting us to complementary perspectives which together unite the heavenly and earthly poles of our being. Engaging our heart and clear mind with each phrase opens a portal of connection to deep dimensions of understanding and awakening. The Invocation has the power to transform situations and nourish our progress toward realization. ... Show more about this class

The Gathas

with Rahmana Santorelli

2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7:00 PM Eastern Time (North America)

Jan. 10th through June 26th, 2024

“There is One Path, the annihilation of the false ego in the real, which raises the mortal to immortality, and in which resides all perfection.” -- the Tenth Sufi Thought

We are about to begin a new series in the Gatha papers by Murshid titled Suluk, Morals. The first two sets of papers in this series look closely at The Development of the Personality and deal directly with the nafs. Murshid discusses what the ego is, the effect it has on one’s self and others, and how we can tame and train it in order that the covering over the inner light may be revealed. ... Show more about this class

The Githas

with Aqil Brown

1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 7 - 8 PM Eastern Time (North America)

Jan. 3rd - May 15th, 2024

The Githa papers are a course of study given by Hazrat Inayat Khan for the murid who is ready to prepare for the realization of the soul. The murid, having awakened, now journeys into that vision of a new world of spirit. The task before the murid is to develop an intuitive and natural awareness of the expansive levels on which the soul experiences life. The mind and emotions are attuned to allow the finer vibrations to be felt. The cause and effect of impressions and intentions are watched. The inner and outer life are brought into harmony. One's motivation is sought out at its roots. One's purpose is found in the re-homing of the soul in this life and in preparing it for the next. ... Show more about this class

Sufi Evenings in Marblehead (via Zoom)

In Depth Meditations on the Teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan, Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan and Pir Zia Inayat-Khan, including relevance to everyday life.

2nd Tuesday of the month Oct. 2023 - June 2024, 7:30 PM, Eastern Time

Co-Facilitated by Azimat Sally Schreiber-Cohn and Qalbi Melissa Tucker, with reflections, music or meditations guided by Banafsha Jane McKenna, Qudsiya Carol Rodrigue, Umma Nancy Ramsden, Deya Susan Seigel or others. ... Show more about this class