Sufi Meditation 29.11.2021

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “God is the illuminator of the heavens and the earth. His light may be likened to [the light emanating from] a niche containing a lamp that is enclosed in glass; the glass [is shining] like a brilliant star fueled from a blessed tree, an olive tree that is neither of the east…Read more Sufi Meditation 29.11.2021

Hanukkah 2021

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.” 🕎🕯️✡️🕍🤲🏻💕

Friday Reflections 26.11.2021

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the sohbet, “Never-ending Worlds of Enlightenment” by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani from his book, “Pure Hearts” (1998), pages 15-17. May Allah ﷻ make us all among those who are striving for those never-ending worlds towards enlightenment. Amin. 🤲🏻 Recorded live on 26th November 2021.

Thanksgiving 2021

Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends and anyone else celebrating. Allah bless you all. 🦃🎉🍂🍁🇺🇲🙏🏻☺️

What Is Tawheed?

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?

Sufi Meditation 22.11.2021

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “As the unbelievers where plotting against you [Prophet] in order to prevent you [from delivering the message], or to kill you, or to drive you away. They plotted and so did God. He is the best of plotters.”~ Holy Quran 8:30 (Safi Kaskas) “But Mousie, thou art no thy-lane,In proving foresight may…Read more Sufi Meditation 22.11.2021

Will You Be Patient?

By Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil Al-Haqqani Hadith says, “The way to Paradise is filled with many things that our nafs (ego) will never like. The way to Hell, on the other hand, is full-up with our desires and pleasures.” It was once a very cold day in Damascus at the time of the morning prayer…Read more Will You Be Patient?

Friday Reflections 19.11.2021

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the life and teachings of Shaykh Yaqub al-Charkhi from the book, “The Naqshbandi Sufi Way, History and Guidebook of the Saints of the Golden Chain” by Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani, pages 195-199. May Allah ﷻ bless our shaykhs and raise their stations in the Divine…Read more Friday Reflections 19.11.2021