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Monthly Dances of Universal Peace
Cambridge Friends Meeting House, 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge, MA 02138

Every 3rd Saturday 7:30pm with Halima, Abraham & friends (Friends Room)
1st Fridays (Oct- June) 7:30 pm with the Friday Dance Circle (Meeting House)
$6-10 contribution requested

SAMA  is the Cambridge area branch of the Sufi Ruhaniat, in the spiritual lineage of Hazrat Inayat Khan, who brought the Universal Message of Spiritual Liberty to the West from India, Murshid Samuel Lewis, who founded the Walks and Dances of Universal Peace, and Pir Shabda Kahn, who is the Ruhaniat’s present spiritual director. This path is Universal in nature and welcomes people of all faiths, philosophies and heritages. SAMA is guided by Murshids Abraham and Halima Sussman. Email or call (617) 876-5272 for more information.

  • Offering Walks & Dances of Universal Peace, Mentoring, Sufi Practice, Counselling, Healing Concentration, and Interfaith Ministry.
  • Monthly Sufi Class: this class is open to Ruhaniat, other Inayati mureeds and by invitation. New series begins in the fall of 2017  Email or call 617-876-5272 if interested.

SOMA Holistic Counseling: In service since 1972! Offering Holistic Counseling, Psychotherapy, and Spiritual Inquiry. Serving individuals, couples and families. call (617) 876-5272 or email.

Sufi Sesshin 2017
Saturday, March 4th
A winter day of practice: alternating silent sitting meditation with Dances of Universal Peace and Zikr. Dance, sit, dance, sit, dance, sit… Sesshin Flyer
For more information Email  or contact Abraham or Halima at 617-876-5272.  Read More

New England Dance Deepening and Leaders Retreat
Memorial Day weekend, May 26-29, 2017
Dancers, dance leaders, mentors, and musicians are all welcome! Come deepen in the heart and experience of this beautiful practice. Training and opportunity to lead for mentored leaders, and mentors. Read more 

Eat Dance and Pray; Annual New England Sufi Dance Retreat 
July 26-30, 2017
This community retreat offers us the opportunity to tune ourselves to natural rhythms and demonstrate Peace and Harmony. Eat, Dance and Pray Together is the actualized vision Sufi Murshid Samuel Lewis held for world peace! Celebrate community through the Walks and Dances of Universal Peace, Zikr, Sufi practice, Yoga, Singing, Walking, Sitting, Listening, Swimming, Meeting new and old friends, Dancing some more … We eat, dance, pray, work and play together!  Located in Rural North Central MA.  Read more

Also, check out the Retreats & Events page for other workshops and gatherings!


Monthly Dances of Universal Peace with Amina and Arif. Email for more information.

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