Friday Reflections 15.01.2021

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! Today, I read from Idries Shah’s Learning How to Learn, pages 111-5, and discuss some points that will help people in their studies and practice of Islam and Sufism insha-Allah. May Allah ﷻ bless you all and grant Peace and Goodwill to our Human Family. Amin. 🤲🏻 https://youtu.be/Fok-f5gSfXI

Why We Are Stoic about Two Million Covid Fatalities

By Dr Michael Laitman, PhD Over the past year, some two million people have died of the coronavirus disease. Yet, how alarmed are we? Let’s face it; we’re not. We’re terribly anxious over the shutting down of businesses, movie theatres, sports arenas, schools, and other such deprivations of entertainment and engagement, but what about the…Read more Why We Are Stoic about Two Million Covid Fatalities

Hadrat Abdul-Qadir Al-Jilani

As-Sayyid Sultanul Awliya Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad ‘Adil ar-Rabbani Hazretleri ق ṣuḥbat, 5 December 2019 / 8 Rabī‘u l-Akhir 1441, Akbaba Dergah, Istanbul, Turkey As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa raḥmatullāhi wa barakātuh. A‘ūdhu billāhi minash-shayṭāni r-rajīm. Bismillāhi r-Raḥmāni r-Raḥīm. Aṣ-ṣalātu wa s-salāmu ‘alá Rasūlinā Muḥammadin Sayyidi l-awwalīna wa l-ākhirīn. Madad yā RasūlAllah, madad yā Sādāti Aṣḥābi Rasūlillāh, madad…Read more Hadrat Abdul-Qadir Al-Jilani

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 14.01.2021

Salam alaikum. 🙏🏻 Sohbet on testing times and navigating confusing narratives. This week we dedicate our dhikr and prayers to the crew and passengers of SJ-182, Jobirth M. Tadlip - a young student in the Philippines who drowned a few days ago, the people who died in Washington DC last week, and for peace and…Read more Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 14.01.2021

Friday Reflections 08.01.2021

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss a sohbet by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani from the book, “Liberating the Soul: A Guide for Spiritual Growth, Volume 1”. The sohbet is titled “Helping Others”, and begins on page 136 in the book. The sohbet discusses a very important point about what religion, all…Read more Friday Reflections 08.01.2021

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 07.01.2021

Sohbet on current events and how best to respond to worrying situations we witness everyday, which can be incredibly disturbing and at times depressing. Followed by the traditional weekly dhikr of the Naqshbandi tariqat. ❤️📿🧙‍♂️ https://youtu.be/e0MSmkNSUVc

US Democracy

Washington D.C. during my IVLP visit in 2017. An incredibly welcoming and inspirational city at the heart of the free world. I hope to visit again after COVID-19 and the lockdowns. People might be surprised at my words in the wake of events yesterday and over the past few years. But a key point to…Read more US Democracy