3rd – 8th August 2017
It is He Who sent down tranquillity into the hearts of the Believers, that they may add faith to their faith; for to Allah belong the Forces of the heavens and the earth; and Allah is Full of Knowledge and Wisdom; (48:4)
Surrounded by nature, in good company, one may feel a sense of peace and begin to have a taste of its fruits. We warmly invite you to take a few days out from a hectic schedule to reconnect – with yourself, with friends, with nature, with God.
Will start on the 3rd and finish on the 8th .
There will be a range of introductory classes, activities and workshops to stimulate mind, body and soul including:
- Qur’an classes including memorizations, tajweed and tafseer of selected suras and ayas related to the subject of our retreat.
- Intensive classes on The Commentary of al-Hikam al-Atta iyah by Siddi Ibn Abbad al Rundi al-Andalusi, considered the leading theologian of the 14th Century.
- Dhikr (remembrance of God).
The classes will be provided in english and arabic.
The program will include some other activities such as Yoga/Fitness/Basketball/Nature walks.
Also an special workshop on Manuscripts in arabic script, focusing on the spiritual manuscript production of al-Andalus with a visit to the manuscript collection of the Azzagra Cultural Foundation at the venue.
Optional activities (please if you are interested you must ask upon your registration, more information is available upon request)
Visit to the Astronomical observatory of La Sagra Mountain.
Andalusian Ceramic classes.
Arabic Calligraphy Workshop.
Let us take some days during this summer to rekindle the light within us all, the light which will ultimately guide us to our final abode, by the will of Allah.
The places are limited, so please make your reserve soon.
please contact our office for costs.
Prices includes all meals and classes. The cost doesn’t include the optional activities.
We provide babysitter and child care, please contact us to know prices and different options.
Flights and transport
We advise that you book your flight as follow
Arrival will be during the 2nd , departure at the 9th. We recommend the airport of Alicante or Airport of Murcia (San Javier airport) as it is the nearest option and the prices are affordable.
Transport from the airport is not included on the cost but we will assist all the students that come to Murcia airport so they share the taxis or we can provide a mini bus or any other possible alternative.
Please contact us if you have any further questions to firstname.lastname@example.org