Sufi Meditation 25.07.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshiper, lover of leaving. It doesn't matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Come, even if you have broken your vows a thousand times. Come, yet again, come, come.”~ Sufi poem, popularly attributed to Mevlana Rumi In this week's sohbet, I discuss this popular Sufi…Read more Sufi Meditation 25.07.2022

Don’t Be A Peacock 🦚

In the case of Mawlana Shaykh (Nazim) (q), (he has followers in) too many places, so he gives permission in order to spread the name of tariqah and the connection with the shaykh and that is what is enough for the time being. Before, no! Before, they wanted you to study and finish all courses…Read more Don’t Be A Peacock 🦚

Sufi Meditation 18.07.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 In this week's sohbet, I discuss Mevlana Rumi's famous quote, “What you seek is seeking you”, what did he mean by this? Is there more than one way of understanding it? Followed by the traditional weekly dhikr/meditation of the Naqshbandi tariqat. 🧙‍♂️📿💓 https://youtu.be/xyK775E-1Jg Recorded live on 18th July 2022

Heart Workers

Source: https://sufilive.com/Whoever-Builds-a-Mosque-Allah-Will-Build-for-Him-a-Palace-in-Heaven-5173-EN-print.html

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 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 06.05.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! Eid al-Fitr was earlier this week and is traditionally celebrated for 3 days, so many people are still in high spirits, and some Eid events are still happening. With this in mind, I thought I'd do something a little different and more lighthearted this Friday, by reading and discussing some…Read more Friday Reflections 06.05.2022

If You Don’t Care, Then Who Will?

Mercy Oceans Endless Horizons (1982), p. 38. Allahumma salli ala sayyidina Muhammadin wa ala ali sayyidina Muhammadin wa barik wa sallim. Al-Fatihah. 🤲🏻🌹❤️