Monthly Archives: February 2018

Hz Rumi (KS) said pain and suffering are messengers. What is the deeper understanding of this?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Hz Rumi (KS) said pain and suffering are messengers, listen to them. What is the deeper understanding of this? Asking support from our Sheykh, insyaAllah, I’ll say something. The Holy Prophet (AS) is saying the sign that Allah … Continue reading

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The Trials of the Servant of Allah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim We have reached, elhamdulilah, to another month. Don’t say month of February. We just finished President’s day and they honor president’s day this country by selling cars and mattresses. Come into the month of Jamadil Ahir. Jamadil Thani. Next month is going … Continue reading

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Knowledge Comes Last, Edep is First

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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Why is it that after Prophet (AS) passed there was nobody like Paul of Tarsus in Islam?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Let’s ask from our Sheykh, from our Effendi, to send something that is going to be useful. Everything is useful coming from him. Everything is useful because it is reminding us. Even if we’ve heard his words a thousand … Continue reading

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How can we keep our passion and love alive for you and for Sheykh Effendi?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we keep our passion and love alive for you and for Sheykh Effendi? Don’t disconnect. That’s how you’re going to maintain it. Don’t disconnect. It is easy for us here, because there are certain things that’s … Continue reading

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How can we accept differences and stop competing inside? Is this envy?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: How can we accept differences and stop competing, comparing inside nonsensically? Is this envy? How can you stop what? How can we accept differences? Nonsensically? I don’t know what it means with nonsense. Look, we are not Buddhist … Continue reading

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Check your belief

BismillahirRahmanirRahim This is what for thousands of years they have been teaching people, from very young to very old. Teaching us the greatness of Allah. If we are not understanding, if they are not teaching you the greatness of Allah, … Continue reading

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How do you build a strong desire for ahirat?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do you build a strong desire for ahirat? What is ahirat? What is ahirat? First you have to know, what is ahirat? Ask yourself that question. For most people, Muslims, the ahirat means Jannat. We were taught … Continue reading

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Rejoice in the Bounty of Allah and in His Mercy

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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What makes a leader to become corrupt?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Let’s begin by renewing our Shahadat. Say ashadu an la illaha ilallah wa ashadu anna Muhammadan abduhu wa Rasuluhu. Everything must rest on that Shahadat. If it’s not resting on that shahadat, declaring the Oneness of Allah and declaring … Continue reading

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Allah has Honored the Sahaba e-Kiram

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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The Few Sincere Ones

 BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Destur, Medet ya SahibulSaif, That question that you asked, it’s not only about the Bosnians. It’s about Turkish people. That they inherit everything that is good for hundreds of years from the Ottomans, then they lost it. How do we … Continue reading

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When you feel broken…

BismillahirRahmanirRahim This is no exception. You and me, we all came here broken. If you are not understanding that you are broken then you are in big trouble, because then you are not going to understand what the Sheykh is … Continue reading

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What is Barzakh?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is Barzakh? Even if you know, what are you going to do about it? For us as mureeds, what is that barzakh that we are making while we are still here walking on the face of this earth? … Continue reading

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How do we make Allah look at us more, to see us?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we make Allah look at us more, to see us? Sheykh: We have something that Allah to see us? Murid: Can we do something for him to see us? Easy, he’s saying: Be with those ones … Continue reading

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How do you want your Lord to remember you?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Allah never forgets us. But how do you want Him to remember you? Allah never forgets the ones who disobey Him too. Correct? It’s not the same.  Look, the Quran, which is also called the Zikrullah right? The Quran … Continue reading

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Enter into the heart of Evliayullah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we enter into the heart of Evliayullah? Because Sheykh Effendi said, ‘by entering Evliyaullah’s heart we enter into Divine presence as well. Some people have to work very hard to enter into my heart. Correct? That … Continue reading

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Find the Representatives of Allah

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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Spirit of Kalamullah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Mevlana Rumi is talking about the Ayat in the Quran where Allah (SWT) says if the ocean was ink and it tried to write Allah’s words, the ocean would become powerless to write those words. And he’s … Continue reading

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In the times of the Ottomans, what were the regular people living for, what were their aim in life, their mission? 

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Answer: What were the regular people, during the Ottoman times, what were they living for, what were their aim in life, their mission?  What is our mission? Our mission is to be servant to Allah. That is our aim, … Continue reading

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What makes a man rebel and be disobedient to his Creator?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Even though we know we are weak and helpless, what makes a man rebel and be disobedient to his Creator? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. The disobedient and rebellious creature is not a creature that admits his weakness. It’s not a creature … Continue reading

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