Experience the roots of Ramadan in the womb of silence, understanding how Muslims fast during this holy month in both outward and inward ways, followed by a guided meditation of the heart.
Name of Practice Leader: Imam Jamal Rahman
Bio of Practice Leader: Imam Jamal Rahman, originally from Bangladesh, has an abiding faith in the power of heart-to-heart connections. He speaks and writes on Islam, Sufi spirituality, and interfaith relations. Jamal is co-founder and Muslim Sufi minister at Interfaith Community Sanctuary and adjunct faculty at Seattle University. Following 9/11/01, Jamal began collaborating with Rabbi Ted Falcon and Pastor Don Mackenzie, together affectionately known as the Interfaith Amigos.
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Jamal is the author of Sacred Laughter of the Sufis, Spiritual Gems of Islam, and The Fragrance of Faith, and coauthor of Finding Peace Through Spiritual Practice, Religion Gone Astray, Out of Darkness into Light, and Getting to the Heart of Interfaith.