Eid Mubarak 🎉

May Allah ﷻ accept your prayers and good deeds on this and every year. I pray you and your loved ones are well, healthy and safe. Amin. 🤲🏻 Wishing everyone a very happy and blessed Eid al-Adha! 🙏🏻🎉😁 Allahumma salli ala sayyidina Muhammadin wa ala ali sayyidina Muhammadin adada man yusalli alayhi. Allahumma salli ala…Read more Eid Mubarak 🎉

Friday Reflections 08.07.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read from Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah's book, “The Path of Peace: A Vision for a Peaceful World” (2022), pages 4-10, where the Shaykh discusses the importance of refocusing on a path of peaceful reconciliation to present conflicts among Muslims and in the Middle East, which would be best for…Read more Friday Reflections 08.07.2022

Sufi Meditation 04.07.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “It is neither their meat nor their blood that reaches God: what reaches Him is your piety. Thus He has made them subject to you, so that you may glorify God for having guided you. And give good news to those who do their best at whatever they do.”~ Holy Quran 22:37…Read more Sufi Meditation 04.07.2022

Friday Reflections 01.07.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the sohbet, “The Unique Path” by Mawlana Shaykh Hisham Kabbani from his book, “Banquet for the Soul” (2008), pages 46-59. May Allah ﷻ grant us that we transcend our egos, keep patience, and hold fast to the noble ways and guidance of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ…Read more Friday Reflections 01.07.2022

Sufi Meditation 27.06.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “…We have assigned to each of you a law and a way of life. If God had wanted, He could have made all of you a single community, but instead He is testing you by means of what He has revealed to you. So compete in doing what is good. You will…Read more Sufi Meditation 27.06.2022

Friday Reflections 24.06.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read part of the opening section of Imam Al-Ghazali's Ihya Ulum Al-Din (The Revival of the Religious Sciences), The Book of Knowledge, translated by Nabih Amin Faris (1988), pages 2-10, and discuss the importance of learning within Islam. Allah ﷻ inspire us to be among those who learn, increase…Read more Friday Reflections 24.06.2022

Sufi Meditation 20.06.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 Narrated AbuHurayrah: The Prophet ﷺ said, “The believer is the believer's mirror, and the believer is the believer's brother who guards him against loss and protects him when he is absent.”(Abu Dawud, 4918) In this week's sohbet, I discuss the purification of the heart and how we are likened to mirrors and…Read more Sufi Meditation 20.06.2022

Polish Your Heart 💖

“Like a polished mirror can reflect Light, only a polished heart can reflect Love.” ~ Paul Salahuddin Armstrong

Friday Reflections 18.06.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the sohbet, “Making the Most of Each New Day” by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani from his book, “Liberating the Soul: A Guide for Spiritual Growth, Volume 6” (2007), pages 82-84. May Allah ﷻ grant us that we make the most of the time and opportunities…Read more Friday Reflections 18.06.2022

Allah Likes Smiling People

“Allah likes smiling people,” says our Grandshaykh. “The highest degree for the human being is to smile at every event. It is one of the signs of Iman (faith) that may be seen in those who sit on the throne of the Awliya. It means that he is satisfied with the will of Allah Almighty,…Read more Allah Likes Smiling People