Retreats, Seminars, Courses and Dates

We run, or have information on, a range of Sufi-related events, retreats and seminars in the UK and overseas. Details of these are on our regular e-newsletter which normally goes out monthly from the London Sufi Centre. If you would like to receive information on forthcoming events please email us at and we will place you on the mailing list, or click here to access past issues.

Upcoming Retreats and Workshops 

NEW: September 2019 – June 2020: This Blessed Journey: A Monthly Online Course on Sufi Mysticism with Saki Lee. We will explore the teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan paraphrased and presented by his son Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan, with whom Saki was a student for over 40 years. In particular, we will be exploring the Sufi planes of consciousness and four primary modes of spiritual practice. These teachings will include updated teachings and practices from Pir Zia Inayat Khan. For info click here or visit

September 1st – 5th: “Disclose to us Thy Divine Light”, a retreat with Akbar Appels. Cala Jami Sardegna. For info & to / +32474585279 or +3234480414

September 5th – 9th: The Holy Manuscript of Nature: A silent retreat with Noor un nisa Paula Jacobs at BalaBrook Retreat Centre, Dartmoor. For info & bookings: email Khanun or tel: 01392 875523

September 13th, 10am to 5pm: “Sacred Feminine Rising”, a 1 day co-creative exploration of feminine leadership at times of global crisis. With creative practices to reconnect to ourselves, each other and the Earth, live music and much more… All are welcome, regardless of gender, faith tradition and age. Contact Karima for more info.
September 13th, 6pm: Universal Worship & Noor un Nisa Inayat Khan’s Urs.
The service will be complemented by a talk on Noor and some practices to attune more deeply to our Pirzadi. Contact Karima for more info. 

NEW: September 14th: Brighton Sufi Gathering. Poetry, reflective writing and the Zikr of Peace. Friends’ Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. Contact Steve:

September 14th – 27th: Silent, guided Sufi Alchemical retreat, and sacred walking and ceremony, in the Andes (Peru). With Kim Shams Richardson. This retreat is now full but if you would like to be on a wait-list contact

September 29th – October 5th: Timeless Wisdom: The Gifts of Spiritual Eldering. A residential retreat on Crete with Saki Lee. There is limited space available so contact Raheema at if you are interested, or click here. Please note that this is the last time Saki will be offering the Sacred Ageing retreat in Crete.

October 3rd, 2019 – July 5th, 2021. Two year International Healing Training Course. Find more info here.

October 12th – October 20th: “Khilwat dar Anjuman“, a Journey and Retreat in Morocco, with Faz´l (Ishraq) Hermann Stein. For info & booking:

NEW: October 13th, 10:30am – 4:30pm: “Matching our Rhythms to those of Nature”, a Ziraat session. London Sufi Centre. Please email: if planning to attend.

October 25th – 28th: Autumn Retreat in Tatsfield, Kent/Surrey border. Contact Shanti Marlene for info:

NEW: October 26th – 27th: “The wounded healer”, an Inayati Healing Order 2-day non-residential retreat with Amin Dilley. Colet House. Click hereto find out more.

October 26th – November 8th: Silent, guided Sufi Alchemical retreat and walking/riding with camels in the desert (Morocco Sahara) This retreat is now full but if you would like to be on a wait-list contact

January 2020 – January 2022: Suluk Academy (Europe). An integrated course of study in the universal Sufi teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan. The first deadline for applications is September 7th, 2019. Find detailed info by clicking here.


September 2019
The Centre reopens on Sept 16th

Friday 13th –
Noor un Nisa Inayat Khan’s Urs & Universal Worship service.
Monday 16th – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Nigel Hamilton.

Monday 23rd – Dances with Farzana Dalila-Boyle, Message class with Amin Dilley.

Monday 30th – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Surya Mann.

October 2019

Monday 7th – Dances with Farzana Dalila-Boyle, Message class with Nigel Hamilton.

Monday 14th – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Nigel Hamilton.

Monday 21st – Dances with Farzana Dalila-Boyle, Message class with Shams Richardson.

Monday 28th – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Nigel Hamilton.