The Vines Center is nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains just 10 miles west of Little Rock.
Location: Heartsong Retreat Center Deer, AR 72628
Information: Heartsong Retreat Center is a non-profit organization which is based on the Sufi teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan, Murshid Samuel Lewis, Murshida Vera Corda, and one of the greatest mystics and poets the world has ever known, Jelaluddin Rumi. The spiritual retreat center was founded by Murshid Khabir Don Kitz in 1981 on land next to the Ozark National Forest in Arkansas. Classes are held on a regular monthly schedule along with workshops, seasonal celebrations, individual and group led retreats.
On the property is a meditation/gathering building called Heartsong Shrine, a dining hall and kitchen facility, a new bathhouse, a Native American style sweatlodge, hiking and meditation trails, a pond, retreat cabins and plenty of space for tent campers. Visitors and retreat inquiries are welcome to contact us.