Hazrat Inayat Khan

Hazrat Inayat Khan

Pir Zia

Pir Zia

Sufi News and Events is a compilation of events sponsored by local branches of Sufi Order International, Sufi Ruhaniat International, Dances of Universal Peace, Nur Ashki Jerrahi Sufi Order and other related groups in the Denver/Boulder area. It is maintained by members of the Sufi Order International as a source of information and to foster a spirit of harmony among the various Sufi organizations in our area.

Shabda Khan

Shabda Kahn

Murshid Sam

Murshid Sam



Sufi Order International and Sufi Ruhaniat International classes are based on the teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan.



April Events



Tuesday, April 15, 5 pm
Brown Palace Hotel, Denver

On April 15, 1926, Hazrat Inayat Khan gave a talk at the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado.

Please join us gathering at 5 p.m. this April 15th at the historic Brown Palace Hotel’s Atrium to commemorate Hazrat Inayat Khan’s talk and his only public event in Denver.  The text of the talk will be available.

The Brown Palace Hotel is located at 321 17th Street, Denver CO 80202



YelllowRoseSunday, April 27, 3 pm

The Universal Worship sema is a collaboration between the Sufi Order and the Nur Ashki Jerrahi Order. Mahmud Kabir will lead sacred chants from the Hindu and Sufi traditions. Habiba Kabir and Suhrawardi will offer ecstatic poems from the world’s religious traditions in the format of a Universal Worship service.

The sema will be held at Boulder Mennonite Church, 3910 Table Mesa Drive.


near Bailey, CO

Tuesday, April 29, 2 pm registration, through Sunday, May 4, 2014, end by lunch   Anyone under the age of 40 is cordially invited to participate in this retreat hosted by the Sufi Ruhaniat International Youth Council – a gathering of, by and for the next generation of Sufis and Dance of Universal Peace enthusiasts.  $250.00 registration for lodging and meals. More information and

registration at http://trigoddess.org/special-events/ or Sára (970) 227-5275 $125 deposit due by April 15.


For classes and events in the Denver/Boulder area, click here


Other Events in the Denver/Boulder Area 

Habib-BOULDER RUHANIAT STYLE ZIKR with Dahnya, Habib and S’ara

Third Saturday, 7:30-10 pm.
Dessert potluck to follow. All are welcome. Suggested donation, $5. For more information, contact Dahnya or Habib, 303-776-4080, bldrcommunityzikr@comcast.net. Location: Studio Be, 2077 30th Street in Boulder (between Pearl and Walnut), Boulder.

Timothy2007-BOULDER & DENVER

Contact for the Boulder and Denver
Dances is Timothy Dobson,

Website: http://www.dup-co.com/



Combining kirtan with Dances of Universal Peace, Sufi zikr practice and periods of meditation and contemplation, this monthly Saturday event begins at 7:30 pm, and is led by Gayan Gregory Long and Scott Medina. Location for this event is Radiance Power Yoga, 2704 28th Street (at Bluff), Boulder, which is across the street from Chez Thuy.

Check out the new website for Shanti/Scott Medina events: http://www.energizeshanti.com/devotional-chanting/


Sufi Links: Sufi Order International
Pir Zia’s website: http://www.pirzia.org/ (his calendar is on this website)

Sufi Ruhaniat International (Classes based on the teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan)

Other Sufi Links of Interest: Institute for Applied Meditation on the Heart, www.appliedmeditation.org

Nur Ashki Jerrahi Sufi Order, http://nurashkijerrahi.org/ The Sufi Way, http://sufiway.org/

Pir Zia’s Vision www.youtube.com/watch?v=52Ve2hrk30w Article by Netanel Miles-Yepez on Sufi Meditation http://spectrumjrs.org/Spectrum/Articles/Entries/2009/4/24_SUFI_MEDITATION.html

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