Ongoing Programs

  • Intro to Meditation | Sarasota, FL | Rising Tide International
    Apr 24, 2019

    Yoga of Recovery

    We combine yoga with a 12 step group format. The foundation is creating a safe, sacred place for learning new skills, sharing, and healing.

  • Apr 25, 2019

    Zikr – Sufi practice of Remembrance in the Sanctuary

    The word Zikre means remembrance. It is a chanting practice that helps the practitioner remember and experience the infinite; the source of their being; their true home, from where they have come and to where they return.

  • Universal Worship | Rising Tide International
    Apr 28, 2019

    Universal Worship Service

    The Universal Worship celebrates the unity of all religious faiths on one altar by lighting candles to represent the diversity of faiths and offering prayers to honor all religions. A Cherag (from the Persian word for ‘lamp’) facilitates this service along with other services such as weddings, funerals, baby blessings, and house blessings. Cherags at… Read more »

  • Silent Meditation | Rising Tide International | Sarasota, FL
    Apr 30, 2019

    Silent Meditation

    This is an hour of silent meditation. It starts with breath concentration, and ends with a brief chant. The purpose is to move from concentration to meditation. This is an opportunity to build one’s intensity, connection and vibration with a group of spiritual beings. All are welcome.

  • Apr 30, 2019

    Healing Circle

    The Healing Service given by Sufi Inayat Khan is a powerful prayer and distance-healing service that sends healing to those requesting it. If you wish your name to be added to the Healing List, please contact Kismet. Someone must consent to putting their name on the list – you cannot simply offer names without getting their permission first.

  • Apr 30, 2019

    Tuesday Night Class: The Quest for Spiritual Liberty

    This is a far-ranging class offered by local Sufi Teachers and guest teachers. Classes can range from spiritual discourse and lectures, meditation, discussion, Dances of Universal Peace, chanting, mantra yoga, spiritual exercises, ceremonies, and more.  Regular teachers of this class include (but are not limited to) Zaid Smith, Tara Anne Muir, Kismet Weeber, Nur-Al-Haqq Richard Martin,… Read more »

  • Sound Immersion Gong Meditation | Rising Tide International | Sarasota, FL
    May 4, 2019

    Sound Immersion Gong Meditation

    The sounds of the gong can dissolve tension, release stress and lift your spirit. It takes you on a journey into your inner landscape. Sound has a profound affect that awakens, inspires, heals, transforms and soothes the soul.