Intelligent God-Consciousness

“There are many who fast whose fast is nothing more than hunger and thirst. There are many who offer prayers whose prayer is no better than wakefulness and hardship. The sleep, eating and drinking of the intelligent God-conscious person is far better.”~ Imam Ali ibn Abu Talib This is not to suggest we shouldn't fast…Read more Intelligent God-Consciousness

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 15.04.2021

Salam alaikum. 🙏🏻 This week's sohbet is on Ramadan. Why do we fast? What are we trying to achieve through fasting? Followed by the traditional weekly dhikr/meditation of the Naqshbandi tariqat. 🧙‍♂️📿💓 https://youtu.be/wW2Bm_RDKyc Recorded live on 15th April 2021

Ramadan 2021

The holy month of Ramadan is a time of spiritual devotions, reflections, and deep contemplation for Muslims. I wish you all a very blessed, enlightening, and successful Ramadan. 📿🤲🏻 Ramadan timetable courtesy of Birmingham Central Mosque, UK. centralmosque.org.uk

Spring 2021: A Unique Time Of Shared Holy Months

Salam alaikum, peace be upon you. I hope everyone is well who is reading this post, may Allah ﷻ bless you and your families. We are currently in the holy month of Rajab, one of 3 holy months in the Muslim calendar that follow each other. Rajab is followed by Shaban, which opens the way…Read more Spring 2021: A Unique Time Of Shared Holy Months

Friday Reflections 22.05.2020

Salam alaikum. Jummah Mubarak. In this week's Friday Reflections I read from Surah Hud in the Quran, and reflect on the words of Prophet Shuayb (Jethro), on whom be peace, and the compassion and justice of Allah. May Allah bless you all, I hope you find the video helpful. https://youtu.be/AQ96cPBDeBI

FPCI: Ramadan During COVID-19

Ramadan is known as the time when gatherings and activities such as communal prayers, communal meals or banquets are conducted every day amongst family, friends, and also the mosque community. However, with the current COVID-19 pandemic, governments and the World Health Organization (WHO) have taken several measurements to ensure a safe Ramadan practice while maintaining…Read more FPCI: Ramadan During COVID-19

Friday Reflections 08.05.2020

Salam alaikum. Jummah Mubarak. In this week's Friday Reflections I reflect on the 75th Anniversary of VE Day, and the passing of my spiritual guide, Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil Al-Haqqani, 6 years ago. May Allah bless you all, I hope you find the video helpful.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQTfiaYBFHA

Friday Reflections 01.05.2020

Salam alaikum. Jummah Mubarak. In this week's Friday Reflections I read from Liberating the Soul, A Guide for Spiritual Growth, Vol. 1 by Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil Al-Haqqani, discussing happiness and envy. May Allah bless you all, I hope you find the video helpful. https://youtu.be/vlyZZtrrUaY