Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 22.11.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 Narrated Anas bin Malik: The Prophet ﷺ said, “Make things easy for the people, and do not make it difficult for them, and make them calm (with glad tidings) and do not repulse (them).” (Bukhari 6125) In this week's sohbet I discuss how Islam is focused on the heart, that Allah ﷻ…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 22.11.2022

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 30.09.2021

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “The Compassionate One has mercy on those who are merciful. If you show mercy to those who are on the earth, He Who is in the heaven will show mercy to you.”~ Prophet Muhammad ﷺ (Abi Dawud 4941) In this week's sohbet, I discuss being considerate and working to resolve difficulties together…Read more Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 30.09.2021

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 27.05.2021

Salam alaikum 🙏🏻 In this week's sohbet, I discuss the compassionate loving nature of Allah and the importance of moderating our egos. Followed by the traditional weekly dhikr/meditation of the Naqshbandi tariqat. 🧙‍♂️📿💓 Recorded live on 27th May 2021

Friday Reflections 14.05.2021

Salam alaikum, Eid Mubarak and Jummah Mubarak! 🙏🏻 I read and discuss Chapter 16, “The Wisdom of Compassion in the Word of Solomon” from Ibn Al'Arabi's book, “The Bezels of Wisdom”, pages 187-197 in my copy of the book, translated by R. W. J. Austin (1980). Recorded live on 14th May 2021

Shaykh Yahya Staquf at AJC Global

Shaykh Yahya Cholil Staquf calls Muslims and Jews to a path of Rahmah (Compassion) at AJC Global in line with the central teachings the heart of both Islam and Judaism.

Blessing Is Like A Lighted Torch

The Buddha said, “Those who rejoice in seeing others observe the Way will obtain great blessing.” A Sramana asked the Buddha, “Would this blessing be destroyed?” The Buddha replied, “It is like a lighted torch whose flame can be distributed to ever so many other torches which people may bring along; and therewith they will…Read more Blessing Is Like A Lighted Torch

In solidarity with the people of Boston