Abode Village View – Week of 8/26

Abode Village View – Week of 8/26

Upcoming Week’s Events at the Abode


Monday, August 26
– Lunch – Razzaq Dining Hall – 12:30 pm


Tuesday, August 27
– Breakfast – Razzaq Dining Hall – 8:00 am
– Dinner – Razzaq Dining Hall – 6:00 pm


Wednesday, August 28
– Lunch – Razzaq Dining Hall – 12:30 pm


Thursday, August 29
– Lunch – Razzaq Dining Hall – 12:30 pm
– Dinner – Razzaq Dining Hall – 6:00 pm
 Message Class with Winfried – Quddus Meditation Hall – 7:00 pm


Friday, August 30
From August 30-September 2 the Abode will be hosting Alone with the Alone: A Silent Retreat with Pir Zia. The campus will be closed to maintain the silent nature of the retreat. No meals–including brunch–will be open to those not participating in the event or on full meal plan.
– Rumi’s Café Open 10:00 AM-5:00 PM


Sunday, September 1
– Rumi’s Café Open 10:00 AM-5:00 PM [Closed 12:30-1:30 PM]
– Universal Worship – To Be Announced

Upcoming Programs


Alone with the Alone: A Silent Retreat with Pir Zia | August 30-September 2 | Amidst the late-summer quietude of Mt. Lebanon, Pir Zia will return to the Abode to lead our historic and much loved Inayati Labor Day Retreat. We will be together, yet in silence, for three days transitioning from the end of summer back into the busy life of fall. For more information visit theabode.org/programs/640 or email [email protected] with any questions or scholarship requests


HeartFire Festival: An InterSpiritual Gathering for Conscious Creativity | September 13-15 | In our busy modern society, we long for meaningful experiences, connections, and opportunities to celebrate togetherness. That’s why we are creating a gathering that’s held in a grounded manner, to facilitate deeper connections and authentic transformation. Visit heartfirefest.com for more details and registration!


Rumi: The Way of the Heart with Yuval Ron & TAMIR | September 19 | 7:30 PM | Quddus Meditation Hall | Join internationally renowned composer Yuval Ron and actress/poet TAMIR for an evening of ecstatic poetry, whirling, and the stories of Rumi accompanied by Middle Eastern music and song on the Oud, flute. and Daf performed by the Yuval Ron Ensemble.


The Universal Human with Himayat Inayati | October 4-6 | This three to five day retreat at The Pir Vilayat Center will be an introduction and exploration of al-Insān al-Kāmil, the universal human, a transpersonal archetype activating each of us to manifest as a unique exemplar. The teaching and practice offered by this retreat process will be an exercise of awakening to an inner condition of perfection resting as a pearl awaiting us in our soul. Visit theabode.org/programs/723 for more details and registration.


Please check our calendar and programs pages for an extended look at upcoming events and happenings. We look forward to being with you soon at the Abode!

Relaxing at the Abode