riotous roots

Dear Community,
Let’s hear it for Groundhog Day! Hip-hip-HURRAY!! It’s the pivot point between winter and spring… us Pagan folk call it the first day of spring, Imbolc.
Celebration time!

This Thursday, February 1st – Dance of Universal Peace in honor of Imbolc – 7 PM – 1401 W Vine, Fort Collins (Unity Church, in the Rumi Room) – $10 suggested donation

Monday, February 5th – Sufi meditation – 9:30 AM – at my house. Come on over. 2727 Alan St, Fort Collins

Monday, February 5th – Celebration of the Urs of Pir-O-Murshid Inayat Khan – at Suhrawardi Gebel’s home in Boulder – 7 PM – Presenters for the evening will include: Pir Netanel Mu’in ad-Din Miles Yepez, Hallaj Michalenko, Suhrawardi Gebel and yours truly – 2142 Jordan Place, Boulder – you are invited to bring a favorite story about Hazrat Pir-O-Murshid Inayat Khan or a way in which you’ve been touched by his teachings

Thursday, February 8th – Chant evening – 7 PM – 1401 W Vine, Fort Collins – $10 suggested donation

Monday, February 12th – Sufi meditation at my house – 9:30 AM

Wednesday, February 14th and everyday – love and more love… love everyone… all the time.

Saturday, February 17th – Community Zikr – 7 PM – 1939 S Monroe St, Denver – $10 suggested donation and dessert potluck

and… upcoming events….

Friday May 18th and Saturday 19th – A Sufi Garden – please join us for a sampling of different Sufi lineage streams with some local Sufi friends and teachers! – Friday evening, 7 to 9 PM and all day Saturday, 10 AM to 9 PM – at the Rocky Mountain Miracle Center (1939 S Monroe St, Denver) – Early registration $80 (before May 1st) – Late registration $100 (after May 1st) – We will definitely be joined by Hallaj Michalenko, Pouria Montazeri and yours truly… other teachers still being finalized… – more info and registration here:

Thursday June 21st to Sunday June 24th – MeadowFest – an informal campout in the beautiful Rocky Mountains! – pancake breakfast, potluck dinner, ritual, chanting, Dances of Universal Peace, and good time with good people! – More info and registration here:

Here’s a lovely, nectarous experience of Pir-O-Murshid:

Blessings of the returning light and the quickening seeds!