Queer Saints – Hz. Ibrahim Baba Farajajé

Dr. Ibrahim Farajajé (rahmatullah aleyhi) is a pioneer who has worked to help faith communities of color create compassionate responses to the HIV/AIDS pandemic. He was born to a mixed racial heritage family in Berkeley, California, and his youth was spent in a religiously pluralistic, diverse mixed-class neighborhood. His parents were education activists who encouraged …

Queer Saints

During our zikr circles we invoke the blessings of, invite their essence to attend our circle, and read from the saints that we feel particularly drawn to. They are usually gender or sexuality non-conforming, breaking the norms of society at their times and were highly spiritual people, we seek their wilayah - their spiritual friendship, …