7:00 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013
Sufi Meditative Drum Concert by Internationally Known Adnan Sarhan
Friday, January 11, 7pm - 9:30pm - Drum Concert Cost: $10
About Adnan's Meditative Drumming & Healing Concert - Adnan will do intricate rhythm that brings a new orientation to the mind and various centers in the body. Participant involvement will bring depth of consciousness and the spirit. How to get into the moment of the time and to extract the healing from the moment through action.
Adnan's Drum Concert introduces his Sufi Workshops Saturday, January 12, 11:30am - 6pm, Sunday, January 13, 11:30am - 6pm at Nia Moves, 508 Pecore St, Houston TX 77009. Cost: $100 for both Sat. & Sun. or $60 for one day
Wear comfortable clothing; bring a towel to exercise on and no reservations are necessary
For more information, see http://www.sufifoundation.org
Adnan is internationally known for his "Rapid Method", a teaching method always adapted to the people, place and time, which uses traditional Sufi techniques and includes drumming, movement, dances, breathing and yoga exercises, meditation and chanting. These practices develop higher intelligence and awareness and cause participants to become creative and innovative. Participants in Adnan's Sufi Workshop become calm, relaxed and serene. Eyes once clouded with troubles now sparkle with vivacity and energy; bodies once crippled with tensions, dance in joy. Problems become situations that unravel with time and the world is experienced in harmonious unity.
Over the years, Adnan has conducted workshops at prestigious institutions around the world including St. James' Church in London; World Congress of Psychology in Switzerland; the Earth Summit in Brazil; Church of St. John the Divine, New York and many others.
A master drummer and dancer, he has developed a technique of meditative drumming unknown in the West which has a dynamic and profound positive effect on those who listen to it. Adnan will do intricate rhythm that brings a new orientation to the mind and various centers in the body. Participant involvement will bring depth of consciousness and the spirit.
WHAT OTHERS SAY ABOUT ADNAN'S WORKSHOPS:
"Adnan can take the students to extraordinary perceptions in a brief time." — InnerSelf Magazine
"I started to doubt if I ever meet a real Sufi master who will pay so much attention to music, poetry and dancing in life, in spiritual path as you, as Sufis of the past. Thank you very much.” — Yana Petrova, Radio Russia, Moscow
"You have taught me how to encourage the positive and discourage the negative.” — Don Blasius, Ph.D. Dept. of Mathematics, Yale University
"Each time I attend one of your workshops,I feel afterwards a surge of creative energy. My concentration grows enormously." — Francisco Javier Sanchez Gonzalez, Head, Speech, Processing Laboratory, Madrid, Spain
"Adnan reveals something indecipherable about humankind's place in the universe, about the nature of being in the moment." – Ron Gibson, Echo Newspaper, Byron Bay, Australia
"The significance of what Adnan does is ecumenical, as his emphasis is on the spiritual brotherhood of all people. The experience of his work is as valid for Christians and Jews as it is for Moslems.” — James Parks Morton, Dean, Cathral Church of St. John the Divine, NY $10 for Friday Drum Concert