Category: Audio

Christopher Bamford on Seven Pillars and Wisdom

Christopher BamfordMemorial Day Weekend 2010, Seven Pillars gathered it’s Guiding Voices, board members, key funders, staff and primary volunteers to get to know one another better, look for connections between one another’s work, and begin to envision Seven Pillars’ future. The first evening, on Friday, May 29th, we shared stories of Seven Pillars’ founding with…

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Pir Zia on Seven Pillars’ Name and Four Areas

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanMemorial Day Weekend 2010, Seven Pillars gathered it’s Guiding Voices, board members, key funders, staff and primary volunteers to get to know one another better, look for connections between one another’s work, and begin to envision Seven Pillars’ future. This tidbit is from a session held the morning of Sunday, May 30th on…

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Rabbi David Ingber from Seven Pillars’ Inauguration

Rabbi David IngberRabbi David Ingber talks about the One Reality then leads Seven Pillars’ Inauguration participants in chant. RabbiDavidIngber.mp3

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Taj Inayat on the Mystical Path

Taj InayatTaj Inayat, one of Seven Pillars’ co-founders, shares a meaningful teaching from her early days on the spiritual path. TajInayat.mp31:56

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Accessing Prophetic Sources & Wisdom Traditions

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanPir Zia discusses the need to access prophetic sources and wisdom traditions for the articulation of a forward-looking world culture. This talk was originally given at the Sufi Conference, held October 2008. For the full audio or set of DVDs related to this event, please visit http://www.suficonference.org/2008preorder.html and for the text of this…

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In The Footsteps of Prophets

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanBuilding on the theme of planetary prophetology introduced in previous webcasts, Pir Zia speaks about the nature of prophetically-inspired action in today’s world. Pir Zia Inayat-Khan, Seven Pillars’ President, is the spiritual leader of the Sufi Order International, a mystical and ecumenical fellowship rooted in the visionary legacy of his grandfather, Hazrat Pir-o-Murshid…

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Anne Glickman Interviews Interfaith Youth

Anne GlickmanAudiographer Anne Glickman interviews interfaith youth about Seven Pillars’ themes. Anne Glickman currently works as a freelance audio producer in Chicago. Her work has been featured on Weekend America, Radio France International, Studio.360 and Chicago Public Radio. She has also been active within the progressive philanthropic community and was a founding member of the…

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An Introduction to Seven Pillars House of Wisdom

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanPir Zia Inayat-Khan, the founder of Seven Pillars’ House of Wisdom, introduces Seven Pillars’ mission and activities through a live webcast. Pir Zia Inayat-Khan, Seven Pillars’ President, is the spiritual leader of the Sufi Order International, a mystical and ecumenical fellowship rooted in the visionary legacy of his grandfather, Hazrat Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan….

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The Spiritual Undercurrents of the Crusades

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanPir Zia Inayat-Khan explores the history and social and spiritual ethos of chivalry: cultivation of a deepened conscience and an enlightened activism. There is a tradition of Sufi chivalry, called Futuwwah, the code of honorable behavior that follows the example of the prophets, saints, and sages. Recovery of a meaningful code of chivalry…

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Interreligious Reconciliation

Pir Zia Inayat-KhanPir Zia Inayat-Khan speaks about interreligious reconciliation inspired by a vision of the underlying unity of religious ideals. Pir Zia Inayat-Khan, Seven Pillars’ President, is the spiritual leader of the Sufi Order International, a mystical and ecumenical fellowship rooted in the visionary legacy of his grandfather, Hazrat Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan. Pir Zia is…

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