Monthly Archives: January 2015

Judge yourself before you are judged

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillahi rabbil alamin wasalatu wa salamu ala Rasulina Muhammadin wa ala alihi wa Sahbihi ajmain nahmadulllahu ta’ala wa nastaghfiruhu wa nashadu an-lailaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharika lah wa nashadu anna sayyidina muhammadin abduhu wa habibuhu wa Rasuluhu Salallahu … Continue reading

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How are we going to know if our Shahadat is accepted or not?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question : How are we going to know if our Shahadat is accepted or not? How we are going to know whether our Shahadat is acceptable or not? How are you going to know that if your Shahadat is going … Continue reading

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How do I become content with the will of Allah?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do I become content with the will of Allah? Comparing myself to people below me is very difficult because of the environment I am in. Do you have any other suggestions? I make dua for tawwakkul and … Continue reading

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How can I stand by and be faithful to my tawba?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question : How can I stand by and be faithful to my tawba? You made a tawba and you made a promise not to return back to that wrong action. How you can keep your promise? By remembering your … Continue reading

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What is a Tasbih and how do I use it?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I am new to Islam and someone gave me a Tasbih as a gift. But I do not really know what it really is or how to use it. Can you please explain? The Tasbih, Masbahah, Tasbiyah. Tasbih, it … Continue reading

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I hear in so many sohbets that some murids are stuck or not changing. What is the reason?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question : I hear in so many sohbets that some murids are stuck or not changing. What is the reason? I don’t know. You should ask them. There’s so many murids here. Ask them, why they are stuck, why they … Continue reading

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What causes us to deviate from the way of our Prophet (asws)?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What causes us to deviate from the way of our Prophet (asws)? What causes us to deviate from the way of our Prophet (asws)? To deviate, meaning you found the Prophet (asws), and you are following, then later … Continue reading

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How do we fall into illusions and delusions?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we fall into illusions and delusions? Sheykh Effendi uses these two terms very often: Don’t fall into Illusions and Delusions. This is specific to our jamaat also, specific to certain sohbets. Because this Tarikat, especially this … Continue reading

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You do something wrong, run to do something right.

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The first thing that we have to know, the Awliya Allah, the Sheykhs, they are not like us.  They are not like us. They are like the Prophets. They are not petty like us; little things they get upset … Continue reading

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I notice that the Ottomans were very creative, and I am so plain and robotic. How can I be like the Ottomans?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I notice that the Ottomans  were very creative, and I am so plain and robotic. How can I be like the Ottomans? Hang out with them. Be with them. Then like what the khutba is saying, then one … Continue reading

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I feel anger when someone ridicules my sheykh. How can I control that anger?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I feel anger when someone ridicules my sheykh. The anger does not leave me for a long time and affects me negatively. How can I control that anger? Imam Rabbani Mujaddid Alf Tsani said, ‘the one who is … Continue reading

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Run To Be Servants

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillahi rabbil alamin wasalatu wa salamu ala Rasulina Muhammadin wa ala alihi wa Sahbihi ajmain nahmadulllahu ta’ala wa nastaghfiruhu wa nashadu an-lailaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharika lah wa nashadu anna sayyidina muhammadin abduhu wa habibuhu wa Rasuluhu Salallahu … Continue reading

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Mercy and Compassion: Conditions of Tauba

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Auzubillahi minash sheytanir rajim. The meaning of it is, we are running away from Sheytan, Satan and sheytanic thinking and  the sheytanic people and the sheytan that is inside of us too. Say,  Auzubillahi minash sheytanir rajim, and we are … Continue reading

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Why has the support been lifted in these times?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Why has the support been lifted in these times? Because Muslims do not believe in the Awliya Allah, and they are not asking help from the Awliya Allah. They are asking help from America or China or Russia. Here, … Continue reading

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I feel that I joined Tarikat late and it upsets me. How do I catch up?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I feel that I joined Tarikat late and it upsets me. How do I catch up? You didn’t enter into the Tarikat late. Everyone enter into Tarikat at the proper time, at the right time when you should … Continue reading

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Why are there division in Islam such as Sunni, Shia and Salafis?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Why are there division in Islam such as Sunni, Shia and Salafis? We are asking support from our Sheykh. Prophet (asws) has already said 1400 years ago that Islam will be divided. It is not a shock, a … Continue reading

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What is meant by “Socializing” in the way of our Sheykh?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: ‘You should socialize less, only when necessary’ What is meant by “Socializing” in the way of our Sheykh? Well, to be drunk, just hehehaha, you know. You see any association that you have, test yourself. Time passing, how many … Continue reading

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If Bible and Quran is from Allah, why do they disagree with each other?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: If Bible and Quran is from Allah, why do they disagree with each other?       There are four major books that is revealed. And this four major books and a hundred what they called Suhufs; leaves, pages, … Continue reading

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Story of Ibn Masood and Abu Jahil : Wake Up To The Truth!

BismillahirRahmanirRahim One good thing with this technology, now in these days, people they sit in their own houses. They don’t want to go anywhere. The only time they go out is to shopping centre. When it comes to Allah’s work, ehh, … Continue reading

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How can I have more control over my tongue?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can I have more control over my tongue? What the tongue can do? The tongue can destroy individuals, communities, nations, empires, it can bring down. Because they say, ‘the tongue has no bones.  It can go anywhere … Continue reading

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Categories of Sincerity: Where do you fit?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim There are three conditions for sincerity. Sheykh Effendi wants us to look at this.  This is a subject that can never get old. This is a subject that is always very important for us, everyone, young and old. Of … Continue reading

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I struggle to wake up for Fajr. How can I be stronger and have more Discipline?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: I struggle to wake up for Fajr. How can I be stronger and have more Discipline? Don’t sleep. Pay someone to have a stick next to you, and if you don’t wake up for Fajr, tell the person … Continue reading

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How can a Muslim be assured of Paradise?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can a Muslim be assured of Paradise? Don’t be busy to get assurance to go to Paradise.  Be busy that you are not going to end up in the Hellfire; how can you be assured you are … Continue reading

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A Sincere Servant Looks Only To Please His Master

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillahi rabbil alamin wasalatu wa salamu ala Rasulina Muhammadin wa ala alihi wa Sahbihi ajmain nahmadulllahu ta’ala wa nastaghfiruhu wa nashadu an-lailaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharika lah wa nashadu anna sayyidina muhammadin abduhu wa habibuhu wa Rasuluhu Salallahu … Continue reading

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What is your destination: Jannat or Jahannam?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Welcome to you. We are asking support from our Sheykh to send us something that we may take benefit from it, dunya and Ahiret, in this world and in the next. Something that is going to give us benefit. … Continue reading

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How to stop being a Munafiq?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How to stop being a Munafiq? Let me turn it upside down. How do you become a munafiq? Let me turn that upside down again. How do you become sincere? Hazreti Ali (Karamullahu Wajhahu), of course taking knowledge from … Continue reading

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What happens when you can feel capability of yourself, but don’t do it for deen and dunya purpose?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What happens when you can feel capability of yourself, but don’t do it for deen and dunya purpose? You don’t do it for deen and you do it for dunya purposes and you have capabilities? Then enjoy this … Continue reading

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Why do we forget the Day of Promises and the first Zikr of Naksibendi? How can we remember those days?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Why do we forget the Day of Promises and the first Zikr of Naksibendi? How can we remember those days? Listen to more Sohbets. Live those Sohbets. Make more Zikr. That time you may remember. But let me … Continue reading

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Where does sincerity and insincerity come from?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Where does sincerity and insincerity come from? Sincerity, Ikhlas, it comes from faith.  People who have faith, they are sincere. Insincerity comes from an absence of faith. You don’t have faith. Either you show that you have faith … Continue reading

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How do we keep hope ?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: How do we keep hope ? Let me tell you something; we used to have a plaque, written on a piece of wood hanging in the old Dergah by the doorway. It is connected to this question. Those … Continue reading

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The Liar Within You

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Tariqatuna Sohbet wa Khayru fil Jamiat. This tariqat it is based on association, and the goodness comes from the association. The sohbet, the association,  it gives us the ammunition to fight against to sheytan, against to our ego, against … Continue reading

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Guard yourself from the evil of the tongue

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillahi rabbil alamin wasalatu wa salamu ala Rasulina Muhammadin wa ala alihi wa Sahbihi ajmain nahmadulllahu ta’ala wa nastaghfiruhu wa nashadu an-lailaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharika lah wa nashadu anna sayyidina muhammadin abduhu wa habibuhu wa Rasuluhu Salallahu … Continue reading

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Miracles Of The Winter Time

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Allah swt is saying, ‘O Believers, believe.’ Somebody was asking about why Allah swt created the winter time and what is it about the winter time that Allah swt has given. Winter time, Alhamdulillah, syukur Alhamdulillah, the changing of … Continue reading

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How can one keep the jamaat strong in these days, especially when other jamaats try to put doubts on following our Shaykh’s ways ?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can one keep the jamaat strong in these days, especially when other jamaats try to put doubts on following our Shaykh’s ways ? Be in the Jamaat more. Focus on it a little bit more. And don’t … Continue reading

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What will happen to those who are not strong enough when Mahdi (as) appears?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question : What will happen to those who are not strong enough when Mahdi (as) appears? Don’t be worried about them. Be worried about you. What is going to happen to those who are not strong enough? Ask ourselves … Continue reading

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Uways al-Qarani

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Uways al-Qarani qaddas Allahu sirruh was a shepherd. He didn’t have money, he didn’t have fame, he didn’t have a degree, he didn’t finish universities. Nothing. He wasn’t even someone among his nation – someone that was no good … Continue reading

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I’m a humble murid about to go on Umrah soon. What would you advise me to do?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I’m a humble murid about to go on Umrah soon. What would you advise me to do?   Get on the plane and go. And go with the intention that you are not going to return.  Go with … Continue reading

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Mevlid: Real Ottomans Hold On To The Risalat of The Holy Prophet (asws)

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Nationalism it is forbidden in Islam. Tribalism  it is forbidden in Islam. Holy Prophet (asws) came when people were divided between each other. Same people, but divided because they belong to different tribes. Prophet came to bring what? Ummat. Did he … Continue reading

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Mevlid: Continuing the Mission of Rasulallah (asws) under the Flag of SahibulSaif

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillah, Alhamdulillahi rabbil alamin wasalatu wa salamu ala Rasulina Muhammadin wa ala alihi wa Sahbihi ajmain nahmadulllahu ta’ala wa nastaghfiruhu wa nashadu an-lailaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharika lah wa nashadu anna sayyidina muhammadin abduhu wa habibuhu wa Rasuluhu Salallahu … Continue reading

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Take Care Of The Most Precious Emanet Of Your Sheykh

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The Cave of Thaur, a place that is very important and Holy and sacred in Islam for fourteen hundred years, that those wahhabi sheytan because they are sheytan they don’t like anything that is Holy, they take the cement and they … Continue reading

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How should we deal with our close ones who are against Tarikat?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How should we deal with our close ones who are against Tarikat? How are you going to deal with your close ones who are against to Tarikat? Deal with patience. Deal with intelligence. Have more patience, have more … Continue reading

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