Contact Us

Mevlevi Order of America has centers throughout the United States, as well as affiliated Centers in England, Germany, Israel, and Turkey and Russia. Please contact a center from the list below to find out more about the Mevlevi path, or contact us directly (info@hayatidede.org) to find teachers in your area.

Centers in the United States

— Batesville, Virginia (near Charlottesville) – Contact Malika Anderson, 434.823.7750.

— Charles Town, WV – Contact Boşluk Hardy Mason (hardymason@yahoo.com)

— Durham, North Carolina – Contact Jason Bennett, 206.300.4146

— Green Hill Zawiya, Bolton, Connecticut – Contact Karim Payton (kim@kimpayton.com) and Noor Kerima Payton (vnkpayton@gmail.com)

— Honolulu, Hawaii – Contact Karim Payton (kim@kimpayton.com) and Noor Kerima Payton (vnkpayton@gmail.com)

— Marin and Sonoma County, California – Contact Mariam Baker (mariam@marinsufis.com), 415.485.1573

— Portland, Oregon – Contact Fatush Arleeen Kohnke, 808.347.0732 or Kalama Reuter, 971.998.7908

— San Francisco, East Bay, San Pablo California – Contact Hilal Sala (hilal_sala@yahoo.com) , 510.260.5668.

— Seattle, Washington–Contact Michael Douglas (SeattleMOA@gmail.com), 206.769.1980. Meetings held at Interfaith Community Sanctuary

Mevlevi Order of America Secretariat

The Secretariat of the Mevlevi Order of America is located in Eugene, Oregon.

Mailing Address:

Mevlevi Order of America
Office of the Secretariat
PO Box 41888
Eugene, OR 97404
(info@hayatidede.org)
541.521.8655

Affiliated Centers Outside the United States

— Hayatidede Institute in Konya, Turkey – Contact Ihab and Ora Balha, (oradancer@gmail.com) , +972-547553517

— Jaffa, Israel – Contact Ihab and Ora Balha, (oradancer@gmail.com)

— Chelyabinsk, Russia – Contact Rashid Aminev, (rashidsufi66@gmail.com)

— Istanbul, Turkey , Contact Şahin N. Şair, (sufi1966@gmail.com)

— Manchester Rumi Circle , England – Chris Starbuck, (willowtreeblues@gmail.com) , +44 (0)7593951199

— Munich, Germany – Contact Johannes Vorholzer (jvorholze@me.com) (0049 1784520434) or Doris Nebel (doris.nebel@posteo.de) (0049 15156320848)