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SAMA: Events & Retreats

Cambridge Dances of Universal Peace

Cambridge Friends Meeting House, 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge, 02138
Every 3rd Saturday with Halima, Abraham & friends in the Friends Room.
1st Fridays with the Friday Dance Team in the Friends Room, October – June.
Meetings begin at 7:30 (Doors open at 7:15)  Email 

Monthly Sama Sufi Class

Cambridge. New series begins fall of 2019, continuing through May 2020. We meet monthly on 3rd Saturdays, 3:30-5:30.  Open to Ruhaniat students, those of our sister Orders, and by invitation. Email if you are interested.

Retreats 2019

Dance Deepening in New Zealand

Sharda Center near Auckland: Deepening for all, Training for Leaders. Ziraat, Khankha:Co-creating on the land, & Dances of Universal Peace. Sept 6-19

RUMI NIGHT & Winter Solstice December 21

Join us for a participatory evening of  Poetry, Zikr, and Dances of Universal Peace.  Friends Meeting House, Cambridge. Doors open at 7pm We begin at 7:30pm   $15-$20

Retreats 2020

SUFI RETREAT in Spain Jan. 3-6


Memorial Day Weekend (May 22-25) in North Central MA.        Transmission & the Living Spirit: Towards 7 Generations                                            With Senior teachers Abraham and Halima, and Malika (mentor)                All lovers of the dance are welcome; Dancers, Leaders, and MusiciansTogether we cultivate the ground of a positive shared future, tuning our awakening heart nature through and to the Walks and Dances of Universal Peace. Mentored DUP leaders are invited to cultivate mastery, furthering the fine art of dance transmission, and are welcome to lead a DUPeace during one of the sessions. 

Read more, and online registration… 

SUFI CAMP, St Petersburg, Russia          June 20-28, 2020

ONE LOVE: Eat,Dance & Pray: NE Sufi Dance Retreat, July 29- August 2, 2020 (Wed. – Sun.)

North Central MA.  Annual New England Sufi Camp! With Halima, Abraham, and other local teachers, dance leaders and musicians. We fill up! Register early!  This retreat offers us the opportunity to tune to natural rhythms and demonstrate Peace and Harmony. Eat, dance and pray together is the actualized vision Murshid Samuel Lewis held for world peace! Celebrate community with the Walks and Dances of Universal Peace, Zikr, Yoga, Walking, Sitting, Listening….
Read more about EDP!