Monthly Archives: August 2017

How do we explain to other Muslims who do not follow Tarikat that the sacrifice of an animal on Kurban represents the sacrifice of ego?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we explain to other Muslims who do not follow Tarikat that the sacrifice of an animal on kurban represents the sacrifice of ego? That means you believe the sacrifice of an animal is just to eat … Continue reading

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In Judaism, it was taught that it wasn’t Ismail that was being sacrificed but instead it was Ya’acob (Isaac) who was being sacrificed. Can you explain

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: In Judaism, it was taught that it wasn’t Ismail that was being sacrificed but instead it was Ya’acob (Isaac) who was being sacrificed. Can you explain No, that is wrong. It’s his first born. The promise was first … Continue reading

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What is the spiritual meaning of Tawaf?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the spiritual meaning of Tawaf? There’s many spiritual meaning of tawaf. The meaning of tawaf, if you speak about it, you cannot finish it. The direction itself, it is the direction that this whole world, the … Continue reading

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‘O my Lord, here I am at Your service’

BismillahirRahmanirRahim These ten days of Zul-hijj are the most sacred days. And He (SWT) is saying, ‘turn to Me. Say that I am here for You. Because O My creatures, I am for you.’ You are saying, ‘Labaikallah,’ but our … Continue reading

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What can we do in these days of Zul Hijj so that Allah will count us as people who made Hajj spiritually?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What can we do in these days of Zul Hijj if we are not on Hajj, so that Allah will count us as people who made Hajj spiritually? I believe I’ve just answered that in the sohbet. If … Continue reading

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Work For Ahiret In This Life

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 … Continue reading

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Understand the reality of the Hajj

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Nawaitul arbain, nawaitul khalwa, nawaitul uzla, nawaitul riada, nawaitu suluk. Hasbinallah wa ni’mal wakeel. La hawla wa la quwwata illa billahil aliyyil azim. Medet ya SahibulSaif. Tarikatuna Sohbet vel Khayri fil Jamia. Our Tarikat it is based on association and … Continue reading

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How does one overcome something that causes us distress?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How does one overcome something that causes us distress? We have tried but seems to be failing and are struggling to get better. Something that causes you distress and you tried and it’s failing you. I mean, I … Continue reading

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I swear that I will not do wrong things again yet still end up doing it repeatedly. What should I do?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I commit many wrong things that I swear I will not do again. I swear on the Quran,  I swear on the name of Allah, yet still end up doing the same wrong things again. What should I … Continue reading

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What is the reason that Allah created hellfire?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the reason that Allah created hellfire? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. To clean. To clean people. Let me give you a very simple example. The Paradise, let me not talk about Paradise, let me speak about hospitals. I was going … Continue reading

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There’s no use being in a community if our hearts are not connected

BismillahirRahmanirRahim We are asking support from our Sheykh insya’Allah to say a couple of words, what is going to be useful for us, beneficial for us. We are speaking earlier about how living in a community there are going to … Continue reading

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Hz Mevlana Rumi KS said that everyone has been made for some particular work and the desire for that work has been put in every heart. Can you elaborate this?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Hz Mevlana Rumi KS said that everyone has been made for some particular work and the desire for that work has been put in every heart. Can you elaborate this? Yeah some people they insist on being donkey. … Continue reading

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I cannot say that I have desire to attend Hajj. Is that a very low or no sign of faith?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I see a lot of people who are very excited to make Hajj this year. I’m a Murida but I cannot say that I have desire to attend Hajj. Is that a very low or no sign of … Continue reading

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Misguided Scholars are More Dangerous than Dajjal 

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 … Continue reading

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Love comes with its own struggle

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Tarikatuna Sohbet vel Khayri fil Jamia. Destur, Medet Ya SahibulSaif. We are asking permission, we are asking support from our Sheykh SahibulSaif Sheykh Abdul Kerim el-Kibrisi el-Rabbani Hz to send us what is necessary, what is necessary and beneficial for … Continue reading

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Inherit the intelligence of those whom Allah has favored

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Tarikatuna Sohbet vel Khayri fil Jamia. This Tarikat it is based on association, jamaat. With jama’at, goodness will come. The jama’at that does not have sohbet, it’s going to run to its own ego, the jama’at that does not … Continue reading

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How do I stop worrying about what others think of me?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: How do I stop worrying about what others think of me? This worry has prevented me from doing many things in my life. How do I overcome this?  All of us, we have gone through that. Your problem … Continue reading

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Someone hurt me and it’s hard for me to forgive them. What can I do?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Someone hurt me and it’s hard for me to forgive them. What can I do? You can forgive them. Go down into sajda, and say, ‘ya Rabbi, for Your sake, I am forgiving that one.’ What do you … Continue reading

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Can you describe the manners the murid must have in the physical presence of the Sheykh?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Can you describe the manners the murid must have in the physical presence of the Sheykh? BismillahirRahmanirRahim.  It is a very wide subject. The manners of a murid in front of his Sheykh. Because the Sheykh is not … Continue reading

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What is the goal of Tarikat?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the goal of Tarikat? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Tarikat means way. Shariat means way. The Tarikat, it is to prepare you for Divine Presence. Tarikat it is not to prepare you for this world. It is not to prepare you … Continue reading

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I am extremely hesitant, with no self-confidence. Lately I completely lost my way and fell for my nafs. How can I fix this?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I am extremely hesitant, with no self-confidence. I cannot succeed with anything. Lately I completely lost my way and fell for my nafs too. I cannot do anything right, how can I fix this? What is your advice? … Continue reading

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How can we avoid misinterpreting our Sheykh?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we avoid misinterpreting our Sheykh? Oh, that’s common. Now, that happens all the time. But it is not wrong. You’re saying ‘now, I have a teacher. I’m not going to self school, or pick up knowledge … Continue reading

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The Evliyaullah Speak the Words of Haqq

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Sheykh Mevlana (QS) may Allah raise his station, Sheykh Effendi SahibulSaif, may Allah raise his station, may their feet always be on our neck, they have been warning the nations, the ummah of the Prophet (asws) East and West, … Continue reading

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Believers Hear and Obey

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 … Continue reading

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Seek Guidance In The Path Of Allah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Tarikatuna Sohbet vel Khayri fil Jamia. This Tarikat it is based on association. With the association, with the sohbet,  you can learn how to turn the wild beast that is inside of you,  your ego, your nafs, your nafsu … Continue reading

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How does the Murid avoid the trap of thinking, ‘it is okay if I make mistakes, my Shaykh will cover it for me,’ and then becoming lazy?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: How does the Murid avoid the trap of thinking, ‘it is okay if I make mistakes, my Shaykh will cover it for me,’ and then becoming lazy? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. I can only speak for us and our murids and … Continue reading

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Why must the Murid live in a community?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Why must the Murid live in a community?     It’s not that a murid must live in a community, mankind, if you are a human, you must live in community. Because Allah is giving that order in … Continue reading

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How do we check if we become a servant of dunya?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we check if we become a servant of dunya? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Destur. It’s very easy. What you are busy with serving, you are servant of that one. You wake up and you think about breakfast, who of … Continue reading

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