Unconscious Hearts

Happy FridayJummah Mubarak The soul awakens when the time is right, this is not something that can ever be forced, nor is that ever desirable. 🙏🏻☺️

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 31.10.2022

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 how small things can be important, especially when they become a regular practice, and how observing ourselves is an…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 31.10.2022

Friday Reflections 28.10.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss the sohbet, “Advice for Instructors: Understand Wisdom with your Heart before you Attempt to Teach it” by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani ق from his book, “Mercy Oceans’ Hidden Treasures” (1981), pages 120-125. May Allah ﷻ grant us to be among those to whom He grants…Read more Friday Reflections 28.10.2022

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 24.10.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “People of the Book, ‘Come to a common word between us that we will not worship any but God, and we will not ascribe partners to Him, nor will we take each other as lords in addition to God.’ If they turn away, say, ‘Bear witness that we have submitted to God.’”~…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 24.10.2022

Friday Reflections 21.10.2022

Salam alaikum and Jummah and Mawlid Mubarak! This week I read and discuss the qualities of the prophets and the qualities of the Messenger of Allah ﷺ in Islam, reading from Ash-Shifa of Qadi ‘Iyad, translated by British scholar, Aisha Bewley (2011), Part 1, Chapter 2, Sections 24-25 (p.75-83). This is a modern English translation…Read more Friday Reflections 21.10.2022

Salawat

Keep reading salawat and try to read extra, especially during these last days of this holy month. The blessings of salawat are countless and in doing so, you are following a direction of Allah ﷻ in the Holy Quran. Allah ﷻ tells us He sends salawat as do the angels عَ, so let us join…Read more Salawat

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 17.10.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “We wanted to favor those who were oppressed in the land, and make them leaders and make them inheritors of the land and to empower them and show Pharaoh, Haman and their soldiers through them the very thing that they feared”~ Holy Quran 28:5-6 (Safi Kaskas) “Certainly, in the estimation of God,…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 17.10.2022

Friday Reflections 14.10.2022

Salam alaikum. Jummah Mubarak. I read from Muhammad ﷺ The Messenger of Islam, His Life and Prophecy (2002), by Hajjah Amina Adil, pages 100-108, as we recount more events around the blessed birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and celebrate his Mawlid (birthday). Allahumma salli ala sayyidina Muhammadin wa ala ali sayyidina Muhammadin wa…Read more Friday Reflections 14.10.2022

Worth of a Man

I was just reading some of the beautiful words of wisdom of Imam Ali عَ, when I read this particular quote... “The worth of a man is according to his courage, his truthfulness is according to his balance of temper, his valour is according to his self-respect and his chastity is according to his sense…Read more Worth of a Man

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 10.10.2022

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 Narrated ‘Abdullah bin Mas‘ud: A man came to the Prophet ﷺ and said, “O Prophet ﷺ, what do you say about a man who loves some people but cannot catch up with their good deeds?” The Prophet ﷺ said, “Everyone will be with those whom they love.”(Bukhari 6169) In this week's sohbet…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 10.10.2022