Dervish Retreat Center


Please join us for the peak of Fall Foliage in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York.

Emptiness and Grace
A Meditation and Whirling Weekend

With Yoshin David Radin and Khadija Radin

The Dervish Retreat Center
56 Lieb Road
Spencer, New York 14883
October 3- 5, 2014

Tuition and meals: $150


  • $90 per person for a shared room (up to three).
  • $190 for a couple.
  • $190 for a private room with bath.
  • 10% increase after September 1, 2014.
  • A 50% deposit reserves a space.$50 is non-refundable.
  • The balance is non-refundable after September 25, 2014.
  • People traveling more than seven hours may arrive on October 2 after dinner for an additional $60.
  • We will pick up participants from the Ithaca Airport (ITH) or the Ithaca bus station (Greyhound or Shortline) between 7:00 am and 10:00 pm.
  • People arriving after 10:00 pm can take a cab to the center.

For more information
Email Khadija at or call (607) 272-0694.

If you could get rid of yourself just once,
The secret of secrets would open to you.
The face of the unknown, hidden beyond the universe
Would appear on the mirror of your perception. ~ Rumi

God said to Love, "If not for your beauty, how should I pay attention to the mirror of existence?" ~ Rumi