About Our Work

Our Work

We are committed to ongoing spiritual work in many ways and in many forms. We sponsor, support, partner with, and/or provide guidance to these activities and groups:

Esoteric School – Teachings on Sufism from Hazrat Inayat Khan and Murshid Samuel Lewis

Dances of Universal Peace and Walking Concentrations – Spiritual practice in motion, drawing on the many spiritual traditions of the earth

Dervish Healing Order – Maintaining and promoting the vision of health and Divine Healing as presented by Hazrat Inayat Khan

Service of Universal Peace – Promoting a deeper understanding and appreciation of the diverse religious traditions of the world

Spiritual Psychology and SoulWork – Freeing the body, heart, and soul into greater presence and spiritual embodiment

Wisdom of the Feminine – In service to respect, recognition, and social, political, and moral equality

Ziraat – A heart-based approach to gardening and food production outwardly, and to spiritual growth inwardly

Khilvat (Spiritual Retreat) – Providing safe, supportive, appropriate guidance to those on the path of opening and self discovery through retreat

Murshid SAM Dargah Project – Creating a beautiful and functional shrine on Murshid SAM’s grave site at Lama Foundation, New Mexico US

Ruhaniat Press – Creating important publications that add to the wealth of spiritual wisdom inspiring seekers toward inner and outer love, harmony, and beauty

Sufi Youth – A resource for youth and young adults interested in the realization of love, harmony, and beauty in their lives and in the world family

Southwest Sufi Community – A retreat center, residential community, nature preserve, and gathering place for people committed to inclusive spiritual practice within the sacred manuscript of nature

Childhood Education Project – Helping children experience empowerment, embodiment, tolerance, and kindness

The Hope Project – Providing education, food, and health care to the children of the Basti, the very old, greatly impoverished neighborhood near the dargah of Hazrat Inayat Khan in India

Khankah SAM – A residential community dedicated to the universal message of Sufism taught by Hazrat Inayat Khan and Murshid Samuel Lewis

Doorway Into Light – Empowering, educating, and supporting families and communities in caring for the dying and for the dead

The Sufi Remembrance Project – Remembering those in the Sufi lineage of Hazrat Inayat Khan who have made their transition

Reach Far and Wide – An online clearinghouse of non-English translations of works by Hazrat Inayat Khan and other senior teachers in the Inayati lineage