Monthly Archives: June 2019

The Broken Chain

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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Knowing Hak and Knowing Batil

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Prophet (AS) is saying, ‘don’t punish my nation.’ Why do you think Prophet is asking  that? Because the Prophet knows that his nation is going to go to the wrong direction in the ahir zaman, big time. Worse than the … Continue reading

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If you’re looking for Allah, it is showing that Allah is looking for you.

BismillahirRahmanirRahim   If you are looking for the Divine, if you are looking for Allah, it is showing that Allah is looking for you. Without Allah looking for you, you cannot look for Him. And in reality you are the one … Continue reading

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How can we be counted as being the ones who want Khilafat?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we be counted as being the ones who want Khilafat?  Are we trying to remember and do and put in Allah as much as we can? Saying that we   love Khalifah and saying that we are … Continue reading

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The Confusion of 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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The Aims of Tarikat

BismillahirRahmanirRahim You may go closer, nearer to Allah SWT. You cannot remove those veils by yourself too.  Impossible. Those who are saying, ‘I don’t need a Sheykh, I can do it by myself,’ then your Sheykh is sheytan. So how … Continue reading

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How much should we speak to family without causing confusion?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How much should we speak to family without causing confusion? Keep speaking. Keep speaking. The hadiths is not saying, don’t speak. You have to keep speaking. The hadiths is saying that they are not going to listen. You … Continue reading

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What is the proper way to question someone in authority?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim     What is the proper way to question someone in authority?  I just said to people if they don’t agree they have to say also.  Now proper authority must have a way to say, ‘I don’t understand,’ or ‘this … Continue reading

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What are the signs we don’t have to trick our ego anymore?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question:  What are a few examples of how we can trick our egos?  What are the signs that we do not have to trick it anymore?  When you can fight instead of tricking. When you can actually fight and … Continue reading

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How many parts are there of the Nafs?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim   Question: How many parts of the nafs and ego are there? How many parts? A lot. Too much. In the old days, people will study it and write it down, say  like this, like this, like this. For our … Continue reading

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Can people be corrected within a generation?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Can people be corrected within a generation?  It’s not a matter of time. Within one generation, those ones who were killing their children like that, burying them into the sand, they became Sahabis. Within a generation, not pass … Continue reading

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Advice for End Times

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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Submit your will back to the will of Allah SWT

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Auzubillah minash shaitan rajeem. BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Hasbunallahu ve nimel vekil. Tarikatuna Sohbet fil hayri min cemiyet.  This Tarikat it is based on association, on sohbet. If there is no sohbet, there is no Islam. Because this is exactly what the Prophet (AS) was … Continue reading

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How can I remember to practice my obligatory worships?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can I remember to practice my obligatory worships? His question (Sheykh refers to a murid at the dergah who is asking this question) is saying that many times he’s listening to the sohbet, advice that is given, … Continue reading

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What does the oil that the bird spills represent?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: In the story of the bird and the oil*, what does the oil that the bird spills represent?    Sometimes, most times, we judge other people, outside conditions, just based on your own experience only. Very rare that … Continue reading

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What does Mevlana Rumi mean- “Acceptance does not mean approval”?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Shaykh Effendi, what is acceptance? And what does Mevlana Rumi mean when he says, “Acceptance does not mean approval”? Let me put it simple, okay? When you get a headache, you get a headache, right? No matter how … Continue reading

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How do I maintain inner power and tranquility?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Many times I feel that my worship is like a shield that protects me from myself, especially my anger. However it is only temporary. How do I become better at maintaining this inner power and traquility? The Prophet … Continue reading

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Curing the Sick Heart

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The believer, breaking the fast now is not just eating. Breaking the fast, you eat you break the fast especially in countries where it is very difficult to fast. In America it is so easy, next 15 years, 20 … Continue reading

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Be on Guard After Ramazan

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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Eid ul-Fitr Khutba – 1 Shawwal 1440

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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Farewell to Ramazan

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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