The Muqaddim Ambassadors Program

Free Live Q&A for the Muqaddim Ambassadors Program on May 18th

Join us for a live Q&A session with the faculty for the Muqaddim Ambassadors Program on May...

Ramadan: A Time for Quiet Reflection and Deep Surrender

Ramadan is a time when space is made for quiet reflection and deep surrender. We move from the...
The Muqaddim Ambassadors Program

Introducing the Muqaddim Ambassadors Program

We invite your participation in our newest offering, the Muqaddim Ambassadors Program. This...
Sufi Spiritual Healing Practitioner: Sufism and Spiritual Healing

Next Sufi Spiritual Healing Practitioner Course Starting In September

We are excited to announce our next Sufi Spiritual Healing Practitioner course beginning this...
Idries Shah Quote

The Message of Love, Peace, Mercy, Freedom, and Justice

"It is the message, not the person which is important to the Sufis." - Indries Shah The...

2020 – USHS Study Abroad

Come and drink from the ancient holy sites of Sufism and Islam. We will be voyaging on a journey...

Feeling Stuck

“Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.”-John Lennon I will admit...

Walk Together for a Little While

Equality and Equity have been on my mind lately. When I think about equality, it seems so...

2018-19 Registration Funnel

Welcome to the room+board registration process! Students, faculty, staff, attendees and TAs can...

2018-19 Meal Registration Funnel

Welcome to the new meal registration process! Students, faculty, staff, attendees and TAs are...

2017: Public Discourse and Spirituality

Public Discourse & Spirituality with Fawzia al-Rawi   ABOUT THIS COURSE: Taught in three segments, this course will explore what it means to engage in discourse in times of crisis and tense civic division.  This course will be recorded, and the recordings...

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2017: Teacher Internship Program

The Teacher Internship Program (TIP) is in a format that allows you to complete the program in one academic year. It will consist of two 6-day sessions coinciding with the on-site sessions of the University, and between sessions students will receive further...

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The Deeper Realities of Love, and One Another

Like me, you may be familiar with the old adage: "You only hurt the ones you love." I have been presented with this many times, in many different ways. Unknown to me, I had been living by this model for most of my life. My love for other people came largely in the way...

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Growing in the Dark

Plants have inherent knowledge of how to move, and where to grow based on the light of the sun. The presence of light is often associated with outward growth: the sunnier seasons of Spring and Summer and their leafy green fecundity. But what of the darker hours of...

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Turning Adversity into Diversity

In film studies, I have heard that there are three basic stories to tell: man vs. man, man vs. God, and man vs. himself. To say nothing of how misguided these competitive perspectives may be, it is important to note our persistent affinity with these types of stories:...

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2017: Lifelong Learning Program

Come get nourished, wash the darkness of the world away, and be guided to carry your light and love in service. At the University of Spiritual Healing & Sufism, it has long been our honor to accompany the many beautiful hearts drawn to the Sufi Way, through our...

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The Helpers

There is a famous quote by Fred Rogers that describes what his mother would tell him when he was a child and saw scary news: “My mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ To this day, especially in times of disaster,...

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Bless the Deadline

Are you someone that works well under pressure? Does a looming deadline help you to finally dive in? We are all familiar with this phenomenon: people from diverse walks of life feel the day-in-and-day-out has it's own momentum that doesn't naturally create space to...

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2017: Mastering Mirrors and Judgements

Mastering Mirrors and Judgements with Amin Colman   ABOUT THIS COURSE: When we learn to drop our judgments, we actually come to liberate ourselves and move closer in relationship with Allah. This will be a hands on webinar where we will be dedicating a lot of...

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The Warrior vs. the Worrier

What is that voice of fear that stops us from experiencing our lives? In the evolution of humans, fear has served a very important purpose-for example, 'there is a lion behind you!' or 'this is a slippery ledge, I should be careful'. However, we have all had moments...

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