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Awakening Heart Circle: A Sufi Order International centre in Toronto


winged heart logoThe Sufi Order International has centres around the world. Toronto's newest centre is the Awakening Heart Circle, a cooperatively led centre whose Leadership Council is composed of SOI leaders and others committed to the Sufi Message of Pir-O-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Awakening Heart Circle is to:

  • Spread the Sufi Message of unity and promote the awakening of the human family to the divinity in all.
  • Encourage and support deep personal transformation and inner development by awakening the light and power latent in all human beings.

We aim to accomplish this mission by:

  • Creating an accommodation for spiritual development through participation and training in the activities of the Sufi Order International.
  • Embracing diversity, and fostering spiritual friendships.
  • Integrating our ideals of Love, Harmony, and Beauty into all aspects of everyday life.

Leadership Council

The Leadership Council of the AHC is a voluntary association of people who:

  • Support Sufi Order activities in Toronto.
  • Facilitate jointly organized SOI activities and initiatives.
  • Assist internal and external communications.
  • Consult on activity and event scheduling.
  • Encourage, support and respect the freedom of concentration leaders to independently organize activities.
  • Encourage and support individuals who are interested in spreading the Sufi Message.

Projects and Activities

One of the projects of the Awakening Heart Circle is this SOI Toronto Centres website, which promotes all SOI and closely related activities in Toronto and the surrounding area. Our centre also organizes various special events each year, which you can find on this website's Upcoming Special Events page, or on the calendar.

If you wish to support the programs and services of the Awakening Heart Circle, you may use the Donate button below. Donations are processed through PayPal. The AHC is not a registered Canadian charity, and therefore your donations are not tax deductable. Our legal status as an organization is that we are a voluntary, unincorporated, nonprofit association. We operate as a local centre of the Sufi Order International, which is a 501(c)(3) religious public charity registered in the United States (EIN: 23-7159641). Thank you for your support!

Hazrat Inayat Khan

Pir-O-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan

From the Gayan

No sacrifice is ever too great to be offered in the cause of liberty.
— Sayings of Hazrat Inayat Khan: Gayan - Chalas