I’m just home from a couple weeks wandering across the country singing, praying, listening, tending The Holy, and being with beautiful loved ones! Life is sweet! And fleeting. And made of SOUND!! I’m fired up to sing with y’all back here in Colorado and in the magical land of Zoom! What a spectacular weaver of friends the internet!
TOMORROW, Saturday, August 19th – I’ll be giving the keynote talk at Fort Collins Pagan Pride – Looking at ways the worship of nature, and the Earth-loving, Goddess-inclusive Pagan perspectives have been woven through all the faith traditions and religions of humanity. 12:30 PM (I think) – Fort Collins City Park. And of course, there will be food trucks, vendors, booths, workshops, and lots of yummies all day long. Here’s the website: https://focopaganpride.org/
Saturday, August 19th – Sufi Circle and Zikr – in Denver! – Rocky Mountain Miracle Center (1939 S Monroe St) –
3 PM to 5 PM – Sufi Practices and Teachings
5 PM to 7 PM – Dinner at Mad Greens
7 PM to 9 PM – Zikr
9 PM … snacks and desserts and Sufi conversation…
$20 to $50 suggested
Bring snacks/desserts to share after zikr if you wish.
Monday, August 21st – Sufi Meditation! – 9:30 AM (3:30 PM UTC) – RSVP to come over…or Zoom Here!
Thursday, August 24th – Sufi Githas Class – 7 PM (1 AM Friday UTC) – Zoom Here! – I am SO getting a DOUGHNUT for this evening’s class! It’s been THREE WEEKS!!!
Friday, August 25th – Sufi Contact Meditation – 12 PM – this is an expanded version of our noon zoom, about 45 minutes of turning our attention toward Murshid’s teachings and the Sufi friends around the world who are sharing the same contemplative process – Zoom Here!
Saturday, August 26th – Chant and Pray at Unity Church Fort Collins (1401 W Vine Dr) – $15 to $30 suggested – come sing with us, or Zoom Here!
Sunday, August 27th – I’m the guest speaker at Unity Church in Fort Collins – I guess I need to choose a theme…hmmm…well…something will come! – 10 AM service – a sweet community! – 1401 W Vine Dr.
Monday, August 28th – Sufi Meditation – 9:30 AM (3:30 PM UTC) – RSVP to come over or Zoom Here!
Thursday, August 31st – Githas Class – 7 PM Mountain (1 AM Friday UTC) – Zoom Here!
NO DANCE in DENVER SEPTEMBER 2nd – Sorry, I’ll be out of town again. But I’m making it up to you at the end of the month…read on!
Monday, September 4th – Yep, it’s Labor Day…AND…we WILL have Sufi Meditation…but only on zoom. Don’t go to my house. I won’t be there. 9:30 AM Mountain (3:30 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Wednesday, September 6th – Sufi Guides Kinship meeting – for any Sufi initiators working with initiated mureeds – 90 minutes of mutually supportive conversation, resource sharing, and friendship! – contact me for more info and Zoom link – 10 AM Mountain (4 PM UTC)
Thursday, September 7th – Githas Class – 7 PM Mountain (1 AM Friday UTC) – Zoom Here!
Saturday, September 9th – Interfaith Chant at my house! – 7 PM Mountain (1 AM Sunday UTC) – RSVP if you want to come sing with me in person…or Zoom Here!
Sunday, September 10th – I’ll be offering the teachings and practices for Dervish Coffee with the Sufi Path of Awakening – 7 AM Mountain (WHAT?! Yep. 1 PM UTC) – Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86089743955?pwd=NjNjdHNnMDJMMFFrUTZUOXBXcjYxZz09
Meeting ID: 860 8974 3955
Monday, September 11th – Sufi Meditation – 9:30 AM Mountain (3:30 PM UTC) – RSVP to join me in person…or Zoom Here!
Thursday, September 14th – NO GITHAS CLASS…BECAUSE…
Thursday, September 14th – Dances of Universal Peace in Denver! – 7 PM Mountain – As part of the Unity Spiritual Center’s day of prayer, I’ll be sharing dances starting at 7 PM – 3021 S University Blvd, Denver
Saturday, September 16th – Sufi Circle and Zikr – Rocky Mountain Miracle Center, Denver – 3 PM … to 9 PM … – you know what to expect now, right? – Zoom, break for dinner, suggested donation, snacks and community Sufi delights…and it is Rosh Hashanah…so you can anticipate some Jewish wisdom themes in the mix!
Monday, September 18th – Sufi Meditation – 9:30 AM Mountain (3:30 PM UTC) – RSVP for in person…or Zoom Here!
ARAMAIC MYSTICISM – DAY LONG WORKSHOP in Denver
Saturday, September 30th – Explore the Beatitudes and The Lord’s Prayer as contemplative practice. Song, dance, and meditation help awaken these teachings and prayers – 10 AM to 9 PM – at the Rocky Mountain Miracle Center in Denver (1939 S Monroe St) – Potluck lunch…bring something to share – and we’ll wander over to Mad Greens or Food Junction for dinner – Our beloved friend, Khabir Wali’ Christian Mayer-Glauninger, will be sharing part of the program with me – Sliding scale for the day: $50 to $80 as you are able.
Sirat-i Inayat Interfaith Sufi Path Retreat – October 5th to 8th – Buckhorn Camp, Bellvue CO – Sirat-i Inayat leaders from across the country and across the ocean will be here to share an inspiring retreat with you! $330 covers all food and lodging – Registration is OPEN!! – https://trigoddess.org/special-events/
EVERY SINGLE DAY – 15 minute prayer zoom – 12 PM Mountain Daylight (6 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Youtube channel for Chant and Pray recordings: Sára’s YouTube
Since you know I’m all jazzed up about music right now, here’s a lovely newly discovered gem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfYm8qLaOKs
In the Heart of the One,
SIRAT-I INAYAT EVENTS
Saturday, August 20th – Jesus Meditation with Rahima – 8 AM Mountain (2 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Wednesday, August 23rd – Gathas Class with Abdullah – 3 PM Mountain (2 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Sunday, August 27th – Jesus Meditation with Rahima – 8 AM Mountain (2 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Sunday, August 27th – Kinship Reading Group with Zahira – 10 AM – 4550 Larkbunting Dr, Fort Collins – Join Zahira and friends for a monthly, in person gathering to read Sufi books together and have an easy flowing open discussion. The goal is to cultivate friendship while delving into different Sufi authors. This is open to all. Please bring a vegetarian snack to share, coffee and tea will be provided. This will be held on the last Sunday of every month from 10 am to 11:30 am mountain time. In person only. For more information contact: email@example.com
Tuesday, August 29th – Goddess Hour with Themis Waduda – 7:30 PM Mountain (6:30 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Wednesday, August 30th – Gathas Class with Abdullah Arshad – 3 PM Mountain (2 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Thursday, August 31st – Universal Worship Service with Aliela – 10 AM Mountain (7 PM Moscow, Russia) – Email Aliela for the zoom link: firstname.lastname@example.org
NO JESUS MEDITATION SEPTEMBER 3rd – Rahima will be traveling.
Wednesday, September 6th – Gathas Class with Abdullah Arshad – 3 PM Mountain (2 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Sunday, September 10th – Jesus Meditation with Rahima – 8 AM Mountain (4 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Tuesday, September 12th – Goddess Hour with Themis Waduda – 7:30 PM Mountain (6:30 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Wednesday, September 13th – Gathas Class with Abdullah Arshad – 3 PM Mountain (2 PM Pacific) – Zoom Here!
Wednesday, September 13th – Ziraat Rose Garden with Halim – 7 PM Mountain (1 AM Thursday UTC) – Zoom Here!
Sunday, September 17th – Jesus Meditation with Rahima – 8 AM Mountain (4 PM UTC) – Zoom Here!
Daily Prayer Zoom with Khabir Wali’ – 4 AM Mountain (12 PM Germany) – English and German languages – email Khabir for zoom link: email@example.com
Daily Prayer Zoom with Aliela – 12 AM Mountain (9 AM in Moscow) – email Aliela for the zoom info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subscribe to the Sirat-i Inayat calendar and see more details for all these offerings here: https://siratiinayat.org/calendar-and-connections/