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  • Washington DC Summer Retreat (June)

    This is a 5-day residential retreat for Diamond Approach Washington DC 2 (DADC2), an ongoing group in the DC metro area. June 13-18 is DADC2’s last retreat open to new students. The full cost of the retreat (room, board & tuition) is $1,052. Group membership is a prerequisite; applications must be received by May 17. ...More Info »
  • Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

    The Diamond Approach is a rich and nuanced system for inner realization and discovery. The central practice is a unique method of inquiry—an open ended exploration of our immediate experience, fueled by a love for the truth. In this group, we will explore the practice of inquiry and the teachings of the Diamond Approach by reading ...More Info »
  • Online Book/Inquiry Group: The Unfolding Now

    Five online sessions are scheduled monthly on Monday evenings beginning August 21, 2017. This series will draw from selections from A. H. Almaas’ The Unfolding Now: Realizing Your True Nature through the Practice of Presence. Each meeting will include meditation, discussion, and inquiry. Limited to 12 participants, the group is offered to those who may or may ...More Info »
  • The Lataif: Gateways to Essence, The Will Latifa

    Join us as we explore the aspect of the White Latifa or Will Essence. The Will Essence is the inner support for the unfolding of our deepest nature. This 5-day non-residential retreat is a deepening of the Lataif teachings. We invite you to come explore and experience this profound and moving teaching. This retreat is open to ...More Info »
  • The Lataif: Gateways to Essence (August)

    Join us for an exploration of the Lataif and discover how this powerful teaching can deepen and enrich your daily life. These Diamond Approach teachings will include presentations, meditation practices and break-out groups to explore and integrate the material. This is a new group forming in the Boulder, CO area and we are still open to having ...More Info »
  • Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

    The Diamond Approach is a rich and nuanced system for inner realization and discovery. The central practice is a unique method of inquiry—an open ended exploration of our immediate experience, fueled by a love for the truth. In this group, we will explore the practice of inquiry and the teachings of the Diamond Approach by reading ...More Info »
  • Inquiry: Doorway To Freedom

    As humans, we inherently long to be free–to actualize our true human potential. Inquiry, the central practice of the Diamond Approach, offers a powerful, dynamic doorway to a freer life. If you want to deepen your process of self-exploration, this class is for you. In this workshop, we will use open-ended inquiry to challenge the ...More Info »
  • Midwest Group III Retreat

    A new Diamond Approach Group has started in the Upper Midwest Region and it is currently open and growing. The Diamond Approach is a path of spiritual realization characterized by sincere inquiry into one’s experience, fueled by the love of truth. The immediate contact with the truth of our experience allows the unfoldment of our ...More Info »
  • The Power of Peace Benefit Retreat

    What is the power of peace? What is peace in our world, our lives, our souls? What ideas and beliefs do we have about peace and its manifestation that might limit our direct experience of it? Is there a relationship between peace, power, and truth? We live in a world that appears increasingly dominated by fear ...More Info »
  • Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

    The Diamond Approach is a rich and nuanced system for inner realization and discovery. The central practice is a unique method of inquiry—an open ended exploration of our immediate experience, fueled by a love for the truth. In this group, we will explore the practice of inquiry and the teachings of the Diamond Approach by reading ...More Info »
  • Diamond Approach Seattle 3 (DAS3)

    We are pleased to invite you to join DAS3, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Seattle, open to students throughout the Pacific Northwest. DAS3 is a long-term group that meets five times per year taught by Candace Harris, Renie Hope and Jane Hill-Daigle, ordained teachers in the Ridhwan School. Direct and intimate contact with our immediate ...More Info »
  • Value: A Diamond Approach Perspective

    It is not unusual to consider what in life we value, or to question our own sense of value. Through the work of the Diamond Approach, we are opened to the reality of our very nature being value itself. This is a profound opening to yet another facet of our potential and what it means ...More Info »
  • Essential Perception: Portal To Liberation

    We as humans are blessed with the capacity to perceive with our senses: sight, sound, taste, feel, and smell. From the perspective of the Diamond Approach, our perceptual capacity is a doorway to knowing who we really are. When we drop into essential perception, the whole realm of our sensory experience can open and deepen. The ...More Info »
  • California Diamond Heart 10 (September)

    New group forming now in Berkeley, CA A new Diamond Heart group, California Diamond Heart 10, is now forming in the San Francisco Bay Area. For information please visit the CADH10 website: http://cadh10.org/ or write to Betsy at: CADH10@Ridhwan.org In support for the forming of this new group, a series of experiential weekends designed to introduce the Diamond Approach work to interested ...More Info »
  • Diamond Approach Boston 4 Group (September)

    We are pleased to invite you to join Boston 4, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Newton, MA. Boston 4 is a long-term group that meets five weekends per year. Our work includes teachings, meditations, movement, inquiry and discussion. This weekend will be taught by Leah Chyten, an ordained teacher in the Ridhwan School. Throughout ...More Info »
  • Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

    The Diamond Approach method of Inquiry is both an elegantly simple practice – an open ended exploration of our immediate experience – and a richly nuanced system for inner discovery and realization. In this group, we will explore the teachings of the Diamond Approach and the practice of inquiry by The Diamond Approach is a rich and ...More Info »
  • The Lataif: Gateways to Essence (October)

    Join us for an exploration of the Lataif and discover how this powerful teaching can deepen and enrich your daily life. These Diamond Approach teachings will include presentations, meditation practices and break-out groups to explore and integrate the material. This is a new group forming in the Boulder, CO area and we are still open to having ...More Info »
  • Diamond Approach Boston 4 Group (October)

    We are pleased to invite you to join Boston 4, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Newton, MA. Boston 4 is a long-term group that meets five weekends per year. Our work includes teachings, meditations, movement, inquiry and discussion. This weekend will be taught by Duncan Scribner, an ordained teacher in the Ridhwan School. Throughout ...More Info »
  • Gathering Honey: Diamond Approach Inquiry Book Group

    The Diamond Approach is a rich and nuanced system for inner realization and discovery. The central practice is a unique method of inquiry—an open ended exploration of our immediate experience, fueled by a love for the truth. In this group, we will explore the practice of inquiry and the teachings of the Diamond Approach by reading ...More Info »
  • Diamond Approach Seattle 3 (DAS3)

    We are pleased to invite you to join DAS3, a newly forming on-going Diamond Approach group based in Seattle, open to students throughout the Pacific Northwest. DAS3 is a long-term group that meets five times per year taught by Candace Harris, Renie Hope and Jane Hill-Daigle, ordained teachers in the Ridhwan School. Direct and intimate contact with our immediate ...More Info »