Leili First, Ph.D.

Leili First, Ph.D., is a student of Uwaisyi Sufism, and a long-time member of the IAS and SWO. She has given lectures on Sufism at colleges and universities and presented at the Annual Sufism Symposium and Parliament of the World’s Religions. Leili is a member of the program committee of the Building Bridges of Understanding […]

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Hamaseh Kianfar, Ed.D.

Hamaseh Kianfar, Ed. D., currently works as the Director of Senior Services at Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center.  Prior to this position, she had been working as a medical case manager for HIV positive women and children.  Her passion for the area of HIV/AIDS let her to complete a doctoral dissertation that focused on the role […]

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Musa Muhaiyaddeen (E. L. Levin)

Musa Muhaiyaddeen (E. L. Levin) is a direct disciple of the Sufi mystic and teacher Bawa Muhaiyaddeen.  He met Bawa Muhaiyaddeen in 1972 and studied with him until Bawa Muhaiyaddeen left his earthly form in 1986.  He now shares what he learned during the 14 years he spent at the feet of his venerable teacher.  […]

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Nevit Ergin, MD

Nevit Ergin, MD: Some of us are born restless, misfits. Often not satisfied by the comfort of religion, science and philosophy, he lives the life as a homeless home cat. I am one of those restless ones, a misfit who became prey to Mevlana fifty years ago. I found this world in 1928. I have […]

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Sarah Hastings Mullin Ph.D.

Sarah Hastings Mullin Ph.D., a member of the International Association of Sufism, is currently finishing her graduate studies in clinical psychology at the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto. She also is a psychological assistant gaining hours towards licensure and works specifically with young adults. Sarah holds a first-degree black belt in Aikido.

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Nick Yiangou

Nick Yiangou holds a Master’s degree in Transpersonal Psychology and currently works as an IT manager in the software industry in California. He is a director of the United States branch of the Ibn Arabi Society, which promotes the teachings and translations of this great spiritual teacher. He is an ongoing student of the Beshara School of Intensive […]

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Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee Ph.D.

Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee Ph.D. is a Sufi Teacher in the Naqshbandiyya-Mujadidiyya Sufi Order. Born in London in 1953, he has followed the Naqshbandi Sufi path since he was 19. In 1991 he moved to Northern California and became the successor of Irina Tweedie, author of Daughter of Fire. He has specialized in the area of dreamwork, […]

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Prof. (Murshida) Stephanie Nuria Sabato

Professor (Murshida) Stephanie Nuria Sabato’s studies of world religions have taken her on spiritual pilgrimages throughout Europe, the Middle East, and India. Nuria has been a Sufi initiate for nearly three decades, and has dedicated herself to a Path of inner study and outward service to the Sufi Message of Hazrat Inayat Khan. She holds […]

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Shahjada Syed Saifuddin Ahmed Al-Hasani Wal Hossaini Maizbhandari (MJA)

SHAHJADA SYED SAIFUDDIN AHMED AL-HASANI WAL HOSSAINI MAIZBHANDARI (MJA) Tarikah-E-Maizbhandaria was established by Gausul Azam Hazrat Maulana Syed Ahmadullah Maizbhandari (R) in the middle of 19th century A.D. This Tarikah was furnished and consolidated by his nephew and chief Khalifa Gausul Azam Hazrat Maulana Syed Gulamur Rahaman Baba Bhandari (R). Since 1962 great ambassador of […]

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Abdullahi El-Okene

Abdullahi El-Okene Born in Okene, Nigeria on Thursday 6th, June 1957, and has a Bachelors degree in Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria in 1979, M.Sc in 1984 and Phd in1995. He is currently Professor of Agriculture Engineering and heads the Agricultural Mechanization Research Programme. Abdullahi is a student of Shaikh Ahmad Tijani, Shaikh Ibrahim […]

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