Center for Spiritual Awakening




About Us

Rev. Vajra Matusow MA, CMT, CHT, has a vast depth of experience and a rich and varied background in the meditative and healing arts. Practicing and teaching since 1975, her career as a minister, healer, teacher and retreat guide spans 5 decades and includes an extensive variety of spiritual healing modalities.
She has a lifelong passion for spiritual awakening that has led her to study, practice and teach meditation and healing throughout the world.
For 35 years she was the founder, director and primary instructor at Diamond Light School of Massage & Healing Arts, a spiritually focused state approved massage therapy and healing arts school in Marin County. Vajra has a Masters Degree in Somatic Counseling Psychology, is a Licensed Minister, a certified Massage Therapist and a Retreat Guide and Representative in the Inayati Sufi Order.

massage-school-instructor Rev. Kevin Bashir Cates L Ac, is a licensed Acupuncturist, a Reiki teacher a certified Massage Therapist and a Sound Healer who blends 50 years of musical experience with ongoing exploration into the transformational potential of vocal and instrumental sound and energy healing. A healer and teacher for over 25 years, Kevin's specialty is using acupuncture, sound and subtle energy awareness to catalyze physical, emotional and spiritual expansion and healing. He has been an intiate in the Inayati Sufi Order for over 28 years.