Saturday, June 22, 2019: Second in a Series of Advanced Meditation Techniques: Fasting from Anger. Fear, and Despair: Al-Mujahidah
Saturday, July 6, 2019: Third and Final in a Series of Advanced Meditation Techniques: Fasting from Anger. Fear, and Despair: Al-Muhasabah
Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, "Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Love" The exoteric dimensions (with personal experiences from Bilal's student residency in Mecca) and the esoteric dimensions of the Hajj (including breathing exercises from the three previous classes on Advanced Sufi Meditation Techniques).
Hajj season begins August 1 or 2, ("Behold the crescent's smile in the evening sky at sunset'), it begins 9 or 10 days of prayer and fasting, deep sacred nights listening to the whispers of lovers' weeping hearts.
August 10 is Yawm al Wuquf: a whole day of silent zikr and prayer, being with the breaths of millions of Hajjis from every corner of the globe. Many prayers, one Breath.
August 11 is the major or greater 'Eid, 'Eid-ul-Adha, the feast of Abraham, and all his people!
Classes are 10:30 AM to 1 PM, Pacific time, in Albany, California. Suggested donation, to Nurani Institute, of $50 to $100 per day of class. Remote attendance is planned using Zoom, with video of Imam Bilal. Recordings available afterwards, same price as attending (included with registration). Advance acknowledgement if you plan to attend, in person or remotely, very much appreciated (especially for remote attendance). Questions and registration to Subhana@nuraniinstitute.org. In any class, there may need to be changes based on Bilal’s perceptions of the needs of the moment.