ADVENTURE IN MOROCCO...
Wander the second largest Moroccan city Fez. Dubbed as the country’s cultural capital, you are bound to be mesmerized by its lineage for its rich history and vibrant culture. Amble across its seemingly blind alleys leading to squares with exquisite fountains, bustling streets bursting with aromatic food stands. Rooftops revealing an expanse of minarets, stumble across opulent workshops of tireless artisans. Admire the ornate art and medieval Marinid architecture boasting its contemporary yet traditional arched pavilions celebrated with Arabesque patterns.
Learn and explore the blessed status of Maryam (Mary) mother of Isa (Jesus) peace be upon her. We will delve intoTafsir of Surah Maryam, the only Surat which has been entitled by the name of a woman in the Qur’an. The purest woman to have walked on earth, righteous, virtuous, modest, pious and chaste. She was devoutly obedient, exalted in character and conduct. Most importantly she was chosen by Allah!
If that is not enough, take pleasure in taking a hike in the middle Atlas whilst admiring its idyllic surroundings. Connect with your Creator and loved ones in qiyamul layl. Heal and train the heart, mind and soul with our exclusive personal 1:1 coaching sessions. Unwind in Moulay Yacoub’s one of a kind thermal baths and spa. Discover your hidden culinary skills and eat till your heart is content. Relive history, let your imagination drift in awe!
WHAT TO EXPECT?
- Special welcome with SHAYKH RIAD OUARZAZI
- Daily spiritually uplifting lectures by Sh. Riad. Tafsir Surah Maryam
- Participate in a Moroccan cooking class at ALI Place. Cook your own Moroccan food and have it for lunch. (Shop for your own groceries at a local Souk. All Included)
- Visit monuments and souks: Bab Boujloud, Al-Qarawiyyin mosque and University, Nejjarine Museum and much more…
- Learn how to make Moroccan Mosaic and pottery
- Thermal SPA at Moulay Yacoub
- Explore different sites and Morocco’s wonderful diverse culture. Shop, eat delicious traditional Moroccan cuisine
- Stay at beautiful, luxurious, comfortable accommodations
- Enjoy a number of awesome activities that include hiking, bowling or archery, donkey/horse riding and MORE
- We will hike and explore the idyllic beauty and lush greenery of Middle Atlas
- Special qiyam program every night under the STARS!
- Open discussion based sessions every night to let off steam and tackle things that bother you (Exclusive to our retreats)
- BONUS: 1:1 counselling/coaching session with Shaykh Riad. (EXCLUSIVE TO ROC RETREAT MOROCCO ONLY)