Open House and Field Trips for U.C. Berkeley Tamarkoz® Students (Fall 2016)
November 30, 2016, December 1, 2016 and December 2, 2016
M.T.O. Shahmaghsoudi® Berkeley Center
On November 30th, December 1st, and December 2nd, 2016, the members of the M.T.O. Sufi Association® held open houses and field trips at the Berkeley Sufi center for the students participating in the Tamarkoz® (Sufi meditation) classes at U.C. Berkeley. The program included an introduction to Sufism, the Sufi Masters, the history of the M.T.O. Shahmaghsoudi® School of Islamic Sufism®, and the elements of the Khaneghah. The students had a chance to experience Tamarkoz and live zikr accompanied by daf, a traditional drum instrument. More than 60 students of U.C. Berkeley had the chance to visit a Sufi Center for the first time.