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 

July 12th – 18th: International Sufi Conference, with Pir Zia Inayat Khan. Turkey. For info & to book: www.yükünç

NEW: 13th July: Brighton Sufi Gathering. Poetry and free (spontaneous) writing. Friends’ Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. Contact Steve:

NEW: July 18th, 7pm – 8pm: Prayers for the World Online, with the Inayati Healing Order. Join online or by phone, dialling (0) 20 3695 0088 and giving meeting ID: 837-386-4946.

July 19th – July 21st: Nature Meditations. Deepening into the heart of the Elements, a silent guided group retreat with Farzana and Noor Alima. East Sussex. Info & booking: or 07879633357.

July 21st – August 17th: “Dare you have the courage to be who you really are?” Zenith Summer Camp, Ticino, Switzerland. For further details

July 28th – August 2nd: Sufi Order UK Summer retreat. A 5 day alchemical silent retreat with Nigel Hamilton and Noor-un-Nisa Jacobs. Poulstone Court, Herefordshire. This retreat is now full but if you would like to be on a wait-list contact

August 11th – 16th: “Presence, Healing & Illumination – 5 days, 5 steps to awakening”, with Espabad & Faz´l Ishraq. A group retreat in the high mountains of Ticino, Switzerland. For info & booking:

August 15th – 18th: 3-days non-stop Sema. inspired by Mevlana Rumi who whirled non-stop for three days and three nights. Little Walstead Farm, Sussex. Click here for more info.

August 30th – September 1st: ‘Rhythms of the Soul’, a Ziraat residential retreat. High Weald Retreat Centre, East Sussex. With Sufi practice, meditation, walks, dance, chant, activities in nature and wonderful vegetarian food. For info & bookings contact Margaret Amina: / 01223 778 667

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

NEW: 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, food and much more… All are welcome, regardless of faith tradition and age. Contact Karima for more info.

NEW: 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.

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:

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

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


July 2019

Monday 1st – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Nigel Hamilton.

Monday 8th – Dances with Farzana Dalila-Boyle, Message class with Shams Richardson.

Monday 15th – Dances with Injil Dixon, Message class with Naqiba Griffiths.

Monday 22nd – The Centre closes for the summer break and reopens in mid-September.