Category Archives: sufism

The Spiritual Challenge of Human and Environment and Ecology

Shaykh Ahmed Abdur Rashid is a Pir-o-Murshid of five Sufi Orders: the Naqshbandiyya, Mujaddadiyya, Qadriyya, Chistiyya, and Shadhiliyya. He applies the dynamic essence of Islam and Tasawwuf in a variety of practical settings, stressing the relevancy of spiritual insights to today’s social, political, and environmental issues. He is the senior khalifa of Shaykh at-Tariqat Hazrat […]

Audio Take Care of Your Soul – Hamza Yusuf

Shaykh Hamza Yusuf was born in Washington State in an orthodox Christian family and raised in Northern California. In 1977, he became Muslim and subsequently traveled to the Muslim world and studied for ten years in the U. A. E., Saudi Arabia, as well as North and West Africa. He received teaching licenses in various […]

Audio-Love Has Conditions – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf

Shaykh Hamza Yusuf was born in Washington State in an orthodox Christian family and raised in Northern California. In 1977, he became Muslim and subsequently traveled to the Muslim world and studied for ten years in the U. A. E., Saudi Arabia, as well as North and West Africa. He received teaching licenses in various […]

A Drop of Love

A Drop of Love Come and witness the power of Love Drinking a Drop of Love you Dance Intoxicated Yet You know not what Sate you will reach When You drink from the Ocean Like Ocean is the love of Allah Yet with a drop you make yourself satisfied? What a Choice you have made […]

Sweet candies for drunkards

One late night Bayazid (r) ( a Sufi Saint) was on his way home when he encountered a rowdy band of drunkards on the street. One of them had a guitar and was playing it in a sloppy, annoying way. Bayazid wanted to avoid them but they were harassing everyone who passed by. As Bayazid(r) […]

Bags of Gold or Bags of Blood ?

Khalifa Aimustanjid Billah( King) once came to Hadrat Ghawth al A’zam Radi Allahu ta’ala anhu ( The great Sufi Saint) and presented him some bags of gold. He refused, the gift but when the Khalifa begged and pleaded for their acceptance the Hadrat took two bags and pressed them. Blood seemed to ooze out of […]