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SAMA: Events & Retreats

Hello friends,  Like you, we are concerned for the health of our whole beautiful world body that we are each a part of. At this time we are following the guidance to not gather together in public. We also know that what happens when we do gather is healing and further cultivates good medicine for ourselves and for the planet. Lets link hearts and minds, practicing healing, compassion, strength, courage, generosity, gratitude, and loving kindness. Lets breathe the grief, sadness, suffering and fear that arises, into the heart and respond from the depths of our humanity.  This is a good day to live!  
With love and blessings,  Halima & Abraham

We have a new YouTube Channel,  Sama Sangha!


Weekly Tuesday Morning practice 9-10am 

We sit in stillness, breathe, chant, and pray, tuning and opening to simple presence.                                               To join this circle, please email Zoom allows us to gather internationally, which is beautiful. We are One people, One world

Sama Sangha Circle, meets monthly via zoom


Cambridge Dances of Universal Peace

Cambridge DUPeace will not hold in-person meetings until it feels safe for us to meet.  We hope this will sooner than later. Meanwhile, sending love and healing to all! Toward the One, on the breath!

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 

Retreats 2020

Sufi Retreat in Spain Jan. 3-6

This was a beautiful retreat with DUP leaders & dancers gathering from Spain, France, Russia, and Germany. Alhumdulillah! 

Sufi Sesshin, March 7  9-5

We are so grateful for this day of retreat. It was the last in-person retreat we held before the mandated worldwide personal- separation retreat due to the pandemic of 2020. 

Dance Deepening  May 22-25

With great regret, we are cancelling our annual  Memorial Day Weekend Dance Deepening Retreat in North Central MA. Given the public health concerns still sweeping our beautiful blue planet, this seems the wisest  decision. 

Russian Ruhaniat Sufi Camp         June 20-28 

We had a beautiful 4 day Camp online including Russian Sangha and International visitors 

Usually near Saint Petersburg. With Ilona, Vasudeva, Aliela, other local leaders, invited guests Halima and Abraham and local community. We Eat Dance and Pray together during the light white night time of beautiful Russia.

One Love- United in the Heart: EDP, July 31 – August 2,  (Fri eve – Sun eve)

Online via zoom  Our Annual New England Northeast Retreat with Halima, Abraham, Malika, Maitreya, Yasmin, Ilona, Tarana, and friends.   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!