>> Toronto Zira'at Lodge - Summer 2012 (Jun 20)

Toronto Zira'at Lodge - Summer 2012 (Jun 20)

reaping the harvestZira'at was the last of the five concentrations inspired and created by Hazrat Inayat Khan. It utilizes a ceremony based on the symbology of farming, to represent the unity between the inner work of spiritual realization and stewardship and reverence for life. Its teachings pertain to the purification and training of the mind, the balance of the two aspects of breath, jelal (masculine) and jemal (feminine) and the honoring of the elements.

The Zira'at Lodge ceremony and Zira'at classes are held on the winter and summer solstices and spring and fall equinoxes. Zira'at Lodge and classes will be at Neil Hafiz Rothenberg's home. Please contact him for more information.

Upcoming Zira'at Lodge ceremonies are scheduled for:

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2012
  • Saturday, September 20, 2012
  • Friday, December 21, 2012
  • more to be scheduled will appear in our upcoming special events listing


Hafiz's home (please contact him for details)
Hafiz (hafiz [at] soitoronto [dot] org)
Date and time: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 8:00pm

Hazrat Inayat Khan

Pir-O-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan

From the Gayan

He who realizes the effect of his deed upon himself begins to open his outlook on life.
— Sayings of Hazrat Inayat Khan: Gayan - Boulas