Monthly Archives: August 2018

Return to Allah’s Will

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  What were we saying, what Sheykh Effendi has always been saying, that the explanation, the reply that someone who makes it like that, to say, ‘it is not my fault. You make me to do it!’ saying to Allah. … Continue reading

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When Mahdi (AS) reveals himself, how will he deal with the unbelievers?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When Mahdi (as) reveals himself, how will he deal with the unbelievers? That is his work. That is his business. Our business, our work is to ask ourselves, are we guaranteed that we are going to be on … Continue reading

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To know yourself

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Why are you upset? ‘No, I’m not upset, I’m upset with myself.’ If you’re upset with yourself, then why are you being a jerk to other people? If you’re upset with yourself, you’re not upset with other people, then … Continue reading

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What is the importance of lineage in leadership?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the importance of lineage in leadership? Leadership is given to you. You cannot trade for it. We are not talking about people leading a company or making money or this or that, we’re talking about, as … Continue reading

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How do we show non-Muslims traditional Islam?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we show non-Muslims traditional Islam, who may have misconceptions due to the view of Islam in the media today? What made you to come into Islam? Do you remember? Do you remember what you were searching … Continue reading

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Perform the Real Haj

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 Winds of Warning

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Question: This year the wind came during Hajj, does that mean anything? What it doesn’t mean? It cannot be Rahmat. May Allah protect us from that kind of wind. All these times Sheykh Effendi is speaking about what? He … Continue reading

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As murids, are we supposed to develop or train our personal will?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When I look at the path of my life, I see that it was being directed to bring me to Tarikat and my Seyh, and that my heart was always attached to Hak, even if I was not … Continue reading

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A rehearsal for the field of Mahsyar

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The Arafah, it is supposed to be a rehearsal for Judgment Day. You wear the ihram, it is your kafan. You are saying ‘I’m going back to my Lord.’ It’s finishing everything and you are going. How many you … Continue reading

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How do we not get tricked by Dajjal in these days?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we not get tricked by Dajjal in these days? During the Holy Prophet (AS)’s time, one of the reasons why the mushriks, his own family, they were not accepting him was because they thought they know him. They … Continue reading

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How do we approach the situation when our Sheykh may let go of us?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: We are told to hold on tightly to our Sheykh, how do we approach the situation when our Sheykh may let go of us? How do you know your Sheykh is letting go of you? Just because he … Continue reading

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Sacrifice our will to the will of Allah SWT

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Allahu Akbar Allahu Akbar, Laa Ilaaha Illallaahu Wallaahu Akbar, Allaahu Akbar Wa Lillaahil Hamd 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 … Continue reading

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How do we understand the feeling of Ismail (as)’s happiness during the sacrifice?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we understand the feeling of Ismail (as)’s happiness during the sacrifice? The Evuliayullah were saying, they were speaking to each other and they were saying, ‘who is more merciful?’ Who is the one that is what, more … Continue reading

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What kind of sacrifice do we have to make like Hz Ibrahim (AS)? 

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: If we cannot make that sacrifice that Hazreti Ibrahim (AS) is making, then what can we do?   We are asking permission and support from our Sheikh insyaAllah, to send us something that is going to be useful. Because … Continue reading

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How do I make sincere intention to say “Labbayk” to Allah SWT?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do I make sincere intention to say “Labbayk” to Allah (swt) when so many of my thoughts in daily life are concerning dunya or unimportant things?  You need some training. Are you training yourself, or are you … Continue reading

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Why is the test of Dajjal given to humanity at a time when the Ummat is weak?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Why is the test of Dajjal given to humanity at this point in time, when the Ummat is so weak? Why the test is here and that we are so weak? We are not weak. Dajjal will only … Continue reading

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Why did Allah create man if they only bring destruction?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the answer to the Angels’ question of why mankind is created if they will bring so much destruction on the face of the earth? This is the worst of times. This is not the best of … Continue reading

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Warnings for Ahir Zaman

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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Entering into the Holy, Sacred Grounds

BismillahirRahmanirRahim These few days and these few nights that we are entering, these are very Holy days and nights. These few days and nights that are entering, I said this again, try to seclude yourself a little bit. Quiet down … Continue reading

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Stand firm in the Shade of Allah

BismillahirRahmanirRahim They took Islam from the Holy Prophet (AS) thinking they are going to have Paradise here in this world. The whole aim, as the Prophets are saying, you cannot find Paradise here in this world. This world is your … Continue reading

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How can I come close to Allah after all the wrong things that have done?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: On the path to Allah, I have not lived a flawless life and had a bulky share of sins. Every time I moved towards namaz or thinking of Allah’s forgiveness, I get questions in my mind, like, why … Continue reading

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My Lord is enough for me

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Hz Ibrahim (AS) was not Jew, he was not Christian, he was way before that. And he is the grandfather of all Prophets, like this or like that we’re saying. Thousands are coming from his line, but he was … Continue reading

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Be one of the Milleti Ibrahim (AS)

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 is the fuel inside of the Sahabis that lets them get through the hard times?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When the Sahabis were going through certain things, the very hard times, and the Murids in the old times, what’s the fuel inside them that lets them to get through that time?  Stubbornness, like I said. Stubbornness. We … Continue reading

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Is it a sign of weakness if doubt enters the heart of a Murid?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Is it a sign of weakness if doubt enters the heart of a Murid? Attacking. Sheytan will always attack. He will always attack. Imagine you are in a castle and you have the enemies attacking. Because the enemies … Continue reading

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How do we get rid of Ghaflat?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we get rid of Ghaflat? Really, you are asking? If you ask and you get an answer, and you don’t take the answer and put it in your life, you may get punished. Ignorance is bliss, … Continue reading

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How do I truly save myself from Allah’s punishment?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: All khutbas warn about dunya being an illusion, however after some time of praying salah I find myself getting restless. I am still very much in love with dunya. This is apparent with the amount of time that … Continue reading

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Why are the Angels high in our beliefs even though we do not focus on them so much?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: In the Amantu, the first thing after belief in Allah SWT is for us to have belief in the Angels. Why are the Angels high in our beliefs even though we do not focus on them so much? … Continue reading

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Strengthen your connection

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  SelamAleykum warahmatullahi wabarakatu. Welcome to everyone. Jumma Mubarak. May Allah accept our weak service Insya’Allah,  and may our Sheykh be happy with us, at what we are doing. We are never claiming to be anyone or to be anything. … Continue reading

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Allah SWT has created us special

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Auzubillahi minashaitanir Rajim BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Destur. Medet Ya SahibulSaif Sheykh Abdul Kerim el-Kibrisi el-Rabbani. Medet. Nawaitul arbain, nawaitul uzla, Nawaitu Khlawa, Nawaitu riada, nawaitu suluk. Hasbinallah wa ni’mal wakeel  ni’mal maula wa ni’man naseer.  La hawla wa la quwwata illa … Continue reading

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True test of faith is when we are in very tight situation

BismillahirRahmanirRahim I was sitting here and I was saying to myself, ‘why we are here tonight, in a small room, all stuck together. Why are we here?’ It came directly to my heart, for over twenty years, our Sheykh will … Continue reading

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Master your Ego

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The Quran is saying, everything that is dry and wet, everything that is dead and alive, is mentioned in the Quran. That the Imam of the Mazhab, when he was giving a lecture, a man came, I forget which … Continue reading

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