Dances of Universal Peace gatherings and other sponsored events focusing on inspirational movement, sacred sound, and universal spiritual practice.

Announcing the…
Larry Taylor Memorial Musician Scholarship
Link here for application and complete information.

Regular Gatherings

1st Wednesday
7:00 – 8:30pm
Pittsboro Dance Meeting,
Eastern Chatham Senior Center,
$10 suggested.
Contact: Hayat, 919 614-4089
2nd Saturday
7:00 – 8:30pm
Raleigh Dance Meeting,
Raleigh Friends Meeting,
$10 suggested.
Contact: Farrunnissa at 919 361-2383
2nd Thursday
7:00 – 8:00pm
Healing Service,
Toward the One Healing Center.
The Sufi Healing Service of Hazrat Inayat Khan is offered monthly in service to those in need.
Free; donations accepted.
Contact: Hayat, 919 614-4089
3rd Saturday
7:00 – 9:00pm
Durham Dance Meeting,
Durham Friends Meeting,
$10 suggested.
Contact: Nur Rahmana Julie Purcell, 919 475-5323
4th Tuesday
7:00 – 8:30pm
Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill Dance Meeting,
Unity Center of Peace Church.
$10 suggested.
Contact: Nur Rahmana Julie Purcell, 919 475-5323

Upcoming Events

January 1
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Chapel Hill
New Year’s Day Dances of Universal Peace. Let the beauty we love draw us toward the desire of our hearts. Celebrate the New Year as we kindle heart-joy through Dance and sacred play. Hosted by Bevin Tighe and Perry Pike. Requested donation: $10 or more; however, no one will be turned away for financial reasons. Dogwood Cottage, New Hope Camp & Conference Center, 4805 NC-86 South, Chapel Hill. When entering the gate at New Hope, Dogwood is the 1st main building on the right. Doors will open at 1:00 pm. For information, contact Perry Pike
Friday-Sunday February 22-24
Durham NC
The Sussmans Return! The beloved teachers Halima and Abraham Sussman return for another wonderful weekend of the Dances of Universal Peace, Sufi teachings and practices, and deep sacred community. More details forthcoming! Registration will be opening shortly! Contact: Nur Rahmana Julie Purcell, 919 475-5323.
Triangle Area TBD
Introduction to Frame Drumming is a hands-on experience of the world music tradition of Layne Redmond! For questions, or to be notified when the next class is scheduled, contact Farrunnissa at 919 361-2383.


In Beauty is the secret of Divinity. – Hazrat Inayat Khan