Monthly Archives: February 2015

How can we gain the twelve good characteristics of dogs?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we gain the twelve good characteristics of dogs? The Characteristics of a dog that Sheykh Maulana has said, the Prophets and the Saints of Allah they share these twelve characteristics. And in order to gain these … Continue reading

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May we become beloved to those who are beloved to Allah swt

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Tariqatuna Sohbet wa Khayru fil Jamiat. Our Tarikat, it is based on association. Goodness comes to the association. Where there is an association, there is blessings. And where there is blessing, there is Rahmat and there is Mohabbat. We … Continue reading

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Living For The Sake Of Allah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Medet Ya Seyyidi, Ya Sultanul Awliya, Medet. So much Sheytan is pulling people on the other side saying, ‘You are such a good person. It’s okay. You don’t have to do this. You are doing this.’ What is your … Continue reading

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Protect your faith like it is going to be stolen from you at any time

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Everyone will have eyes on it and they will try to destroy it. If you have something valuable, what do you have to do? You have to protect it. Something that is valuable in Islam, you have to protect … Continue reading

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What should two murids do if they get into a disagreement or fight?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: What should two murids do if they get into a disagreement or fight? What should two murids do if they get into a fight? In the first place why are they getting into a fight? Why are you getting … Continue reading

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The Beauty Of The Peacock Feather

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the history and importance of peacock feathers in Osmanli Dergah Sharif? This is the Osmanli Dergahi. We are honouring and we are putting our Ottoman ancestors on top of our heads, because they are ruling the … Continue reading

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Bahlul Dana and the Houses from Paradise

Auzubillahi mina shaytanir rajim BismillahirRahmanirRahim Bahlul Dana is one of the Saints. He was living in the time of Harun al-Rashid, a rightly guided Khalifa, Rahmatullah Alayh. And Harun Rashid was consulting with him time to time. But time to … Continue reading

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