Monthly Archives: July 2018

What is the most important thing to try to convey to a non-Muslim?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Sometimes when we are with non-Muslims and they get interested because they see that we are living life differently, and they ask us questions about the world, why the system is wrong, we find ourselves explaining things, and … Continue reading

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If you could change anything in the world what would you change?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I have a question about this story that you told before that there was a Sheikh and he had murids and he asked them, ‘if you could change anything in the world what would you change?’And the answer … Continue reading

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In understanding ourselves, how do we avoid becoming self-focused and self-centered?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: As we struggle to control our nafs, to fight against our ego, how do we avoid the trap of becoming self-centered and self-focused? Auzu billahi minas shaytan nir rajim. BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Destur. Medet Ya SahibulSaif Sheykh Abdul Kerim el-Kibrisi … Continue reading

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Control your anger

BismillahirRahmanirRahim When you’re angry and you’re cooking, that anger will go into the food, people who eat it they become more angry. So we’re watching also, children today they are very upset, they are very angry, because the people who … Continue reading

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Don’t be Slick

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The mind, when it’s controlled by the ego, when the desires take over, you know what is right and what is wrong. Between the right and there is wrong and there is something that is in between, it is … Continue reading

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What does it mean that Allah will cause you to forget yourself?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When the ayat in the khutba was mentioned, what does it mean that Allah will cause you to forget yourself? I don’t want to get into tafsir so much, everyone is speaking from the stomachs about the tafsir, … Continue reading

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What should we intend to sacrifice for Kurban?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What should we intend to sacrifice for Kurban? The only thing that Allah (SWT) is asking from us, as Sheikh Maulana and Sheikh Effendi is saying, is a golden heart, Qalbu Salim. The heart. Now that we’re worshiping … Continue reading

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