Author Archives: Rachman Cantrell

About Rachman Cantrell

Rachman Cantrell is a long time Subud member, helper, amateur musician, partner dancer, volleyball player and owner of 'Bothell Jewelers & Collectibles' in downtown Bothell and now the new editor of the Greater Subud Seattle newsletter.

Reports from the world congress

Jim’s notes from the meeting: Jim O’Halloran It was hot!  95 degrees. Evan Padilla is the next  Susila Dharma International chair.  He plans to enact the receiving from testing about over the next 4-5 years.  Evan has proposed an SD … Continue reading

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You are invited to a Canadian Subud Retreat!

Hi Everyone in the Western Region. As I thought, some Subud members appreciate reminders, because 10 registrations came in after the last one! But, this is your final chance, as the registration deadline for this year’s Bethlehem Retreat is September 10 – just one … Continue reading

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World Congress Party!

 Please join Subud members in Seattle after Latihan this Sunday the 26th as they share their experiences at the Subud world Congress in Freiberg which just concluded.  If you feel to do so, bring some food to share.

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New Member experience!

This is an interview with Greg Doland who was opened at the Subud World congress in Germany.  Greg is the husband of Eva Maria who was a member in the Seattle group for about three years before marrying Greg and … Continue reading

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Subud World Congress photos

Rachman’s photos from the Subud World congress in Freiburg, Germany from July 26 through August 8th, 2018.  There are a lot of photos so take your time in viewing them!  There are two links, one for July 26 through August … Continue reading

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Important Message re Ibu Rahayu

We have just learned that Ibu Rahayu will attend the upcoming World Congress in Freiburg. This will be a wonderful opportunity to be with Ibu Rahayu in person. Please spread the word to others. For information and updates regarding World … Continue reading

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Bapak’s Birthday party!

Friday night after the Eastside latihan Oswald, Marston and Hadidjah brought goodies to share!  We sat in a circle and shared our various memories and experiences of Bapak.  It was a very nice evening and it was good to be … Continue reading

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World Congress registration countdown!

The countdown to our 15th Subud World Congress is on! Over 2000 Subud sisters and brothers from 69 countries around the world have registered for the World Congress. As of now, we are only 200 paying registrations away from our … Continue reading

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From Jim O’Halloran

Lucinda and I had excellent experiences at the national congress. The Latihans were great for both of us, I suspect in no small part due to being during Ramadan.  Hadijah O’Bar is the new SPNW chair!  We will miss her … Continue reading

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Help Send Aarkash to Congress:

My experience is that World Congresses are often life changing Subud events and so I have been moved to help our recently opened brother, Aarkarsh Gotthumukkala who is off at graduate school in Maryland and as with all students short … Continue reading

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