Simeon the Just was of the survivors of the Great Synagogue. He used to say: - Upon three things the world standeth; upon Torah, upon Worship and upon the showing of kindness. Torah signifies divine revelation; either the fact of communion between God and man, or the wisdom so imparted. Though to Israel alone the…Read more The World Stands On Three Things
Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the sohbet, “Allah's Boundless Mercy: Everyone Has His Place In Paradise. The Black Stone: Different Levels of Understanding. Telescopes” by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani from his book, “Mercy Oceans’ Hidden Treasures” (1981), pages 73-79. May Allah ﷻ grant us to be among those to whom…Read more Friday Reflections 18.03.2022
“Awareness came surging up in me - how deeply the religion of Islam had reached down into the mud to lift me up, to save me from being what I inevitably would have been: a dead criminal in a grave, or, if still alive, a flinthard, bitter, thirty-seven-year-old convict in some penitentiary, or insane asylum.…Read more Malcolm X: Wings
Interesting thoughts on how people perceive and understand divinity. Depending upon where people are in their own development influences how they see and understand God or gods, or whether even they believe in any god at all. “To him who has not the power of God, the power of God does not exist. To him…Read more Concepts of God
Wishing my Jewish brothers and sisters a Happy and Blessed Hanukkah. 🙏🏻☺️ “Praised are You,Our God, Ruler of the universe,Who made us holy through Your commandmentsand commanded usto kindle the Hanukkah lights.” 🕎🕯️✡️🕍🤲🏻💕
Islam, with over 1.61 billion followers internationally, is one of the world religions that profess belief in the Oneness of God, that Muslims refer to as ‘tawheed’. The word ‘Islam’ derives its meaning from the Arabic for ‘peace’ and ‘submission’, describing the peace and contentment that comes through faith. A believer in Islam is called…Read more What Is Tawheed?
Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “Believers, remain mindful of God, seek ways to come closer to Him, and strive for His cause so that you may prosper.”~ Holy Quran 5:35 (Safi Kaskas) In this week's sohbet, I discuss faith, facing challenges, and education. Followed by the traditional weekly dhikr/meditation of the Naqshbandi tariqat. 🧙♂️📿💓 https://youtu.be/4bGNqdY_T4w Recorded live…Read more Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 22.09.2021
Happy New Year to all my Jewish friends. May Hashem, Allah ﷻ, bless you, your families, and communities at this special time and grant us all a blessed and prosperous year. Amin. 🤲🏻
What are your intentions when asking converts about their journeys to Islam?