Monthly Archives: November 2020

If this world is meant to break your heart, why are we so attached to it?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: If this world is meant to break your heart, why should we be so attached to it? Our loved ones or anyone or anything we love is not ours. It belongs to Allah SWT and it can be … Continue reading

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How do we set our mindset to understand and obtain the sweetness by going through bitterness?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Normally, to attain sweetness, you have to go through bitterness. How do we set our mindset or daily practice to understand and obtain the sweetness by going through bitterness? Allah SWT is saying in the ayat that we are … Continue reading

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Our Original Home

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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We Were Not Created For The Punishment Of This World

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Here, at the end of the end of times, although all the signs are showing that evil is rising and rising, and although it is showing that Allah SWT is pulling away so many of His favors that He … Continue reading

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What is the connection between Ashura and Sahibul Saif’s Mawlid?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What is the connection between Ashura and Sahibul Saif’s Mawlid? Eh, I don’t know. You think for yourself first. When you know something, I will tell you. You cannot make the connection between Ashura, where those ones who … Continue reading

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How do you quiet the voices inside?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: There are times when you are trying to be quiet, not to talk useless things or to talk malayani or to say things out of anger, but inside becomes very loud. How do you make that to be … Continue reading

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Be with the people who remember

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Make zikr. You are not going to forget. Be with the people who remember, be with the Ehli zikr. Not to read about it, not to even make zikr by yourself, but to make zikr the way that the people of … Continue reading

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How Did Hz Yaqub (as) Keep His Faith That He Was Going To See Hz Yusuf (as) Again?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I was reading the story of Prophet Yusuf (as), and like you were saying, a person’s perspective on things changes, when I was younger, I would look at the story almost always at the part about Yusuf (as) … Continue reading

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Break That Attraction You Have For The Wrong Ideas

BismillahirRahmanirRahim So it is a matter of priority. Although you are supposed to take everything out except for Allah, but we are not Prophets. We are common people. There are so many things in our hearts. But we are following … Continue reading

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How can a Murid be absorbed in his teacher?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can a Murid be absorbed in his teacher and how can we obtain their friendship and become fana in one’s teacher? Submission, Islam, submission. Not just to sit and to be absorbed. Not just to sit and … Continue reading

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What does La ghalib illa Allah mean?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What does La ghalib illa Allah mean? You see that as a calligraphy, usually in the form of a sword, a lot. Especially as part of a design in Andalusia, they are putting it everywhere. That so many … Continue reading

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The Way Of Servanthood

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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Having Your Lord In Your Heart

BismillahirRahmanirRahim To empty the ilahs, the idols, the wrong things, it’s not just an idol that you put one budh here, one budh there. It is whatever that you worship, whatever that you are obsessed about, whatever that you are holding … Continue reading

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What is the wisdom behind Allah (SWT) reminding Hz Musa and the Holy Prophet (AS) of certain events?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: In Surah Ta’ha it is showing that when Allah (SWT) was addressing Musa (AS), Allah (SWT) starts reminding him things, going through all of these events, ‘when you were young We told your mother to put you in … Continue reading

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Does the external appearance of the grave of the normal Muslims indicate their internal condition?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Does the external appearance of the grave of the normal Muslims indicate their internal condition? And does the Holy Prophet (AS) appear in the graves of believers in the appearance of the Sheykh? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. For normal Muslims, there … Continue reading

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How do we find a weapon that is better than a stick in the fight against our egos?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we find a weapon that is better than a stick in the fight against our egos? You cannot use the stick to fight against your ego. I say jokingly sometimes, you don’t listen to me then … Continue reading

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You were saying choose the lesser evil. How do you identify that?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: You were saying choose the lesser evil. How do you identify that? You have a Sheykh? You don’t have to identify it, follow what he says. The reason why we have a guide is the guide says ‘walk … Continue reading

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The Words You Regret

BismillahirRahmanirRahim When do we speak and we regret speaking? For most people, most of the time, when do you regret saying something? Speaking to say, ‘Subhanallah’? Speaking to say, ‘I want to help’? Speaking to say, ‘mashaAllah, you look good’? … Continue reading

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How do you rely on the Himmet of your Sheykh to stand against the voice of your ego?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: You are saying the ego is attacking, when it appears to come from all sides, at that point, how does a Murid stand up, how do you rely on the Himmet of your Sheykh to stand against that? … Continue reading

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Shafaat Is for the People who Make Major Sins

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 Whole World Is Separating

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Yes, when Allah is talking about the Qutubs, the mountains, the nails, it’s not meaning those mountains, swearing by them. When He’s talking about time, Allah SWT is not meaning this time, 24 hours. Allah is swearing by 24 … Continue reading

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I chose to be vegetarian to reduce pain and suffering towards animals. Is this allowed in Islam?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Is it permissible to be a vegetarian in Islam? I chose to be vegetarian to reduce pain and suffering towards animals, and I try to buy products that are cruelty free. Is this allowed in Islam? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. To … Continue reading

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After realizing how wrong this dunya is, how can I handle my life here?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: After I realized how wrong this dunya is, how can I handle my life here? How can I stand the trouble around me, and how can I stand missing those who left this world already? I’m so tired … Continue reading

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Answers Come To The Sincere Ones

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Allah is saying, everyone is born a Muslim. Your parents make you to Majusi or Nasrani or whatever, meaning everyone is born in fitrah, having connection to Allah SWT, yes, and to the Prophets and to everything good. But … Continue reading

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I am a new Muslim. Can I pray for my family members and for all people and children who are affected by the pandemic?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I am a new Muslim and I have a few questions I wanted to ask you. Can I pray for my parents and family members and also for all people and children who are affected by the pandemic? … Continue reading

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How can we live with an enemy and yet be determined to our values and beliefs at the same time?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we live with an enemy and yet be determined to our values and beliefs at the same time? How can we increase our determination towards Allah SWT? BismillahirRahmanirRahim. Why do you have to live with your … Continue reading

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The Prophet Of 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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Helpers Of The Prophet

BismillahirRahmanirRahim All the Grandsheykhs of the Naksibendi order until Judgement day, and all the Sheykhs of the Naksibendi order until the Judgement day, and all their followers, they appeared as lights and they made the first Khatma Khajagaan in the … Continue reading

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What should we say to the Muslims who don’t understand the French boycott?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim So his question is, Muslims they feel very angry, they feel very hopeless and helpless about what to do about France, what they’re doing, so they decided to boycott everything that is French. And they’re losing a lot of … Continue reading

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The Prophet (AS) said, ‘your faith is not complete unless you love me more than everything else.’ How do we achieve this?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When you said in the Khutba that the Prophet (AS) said, ‘your faith is not complete unless you love me more than everything else.’ Between these extremes, how do we look at ourselves and achieve this? This is … Continue reading

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Renew your Religion

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Nawaitul arbain nawaitul uzla nawaitul khalwa nawaitul riada nawaitul suluk Hasbinallah wa nimal wakil. The Holy Prophet (AS) is saying ‘O my nation, renew your religion.’ Your religion, it gets old. Everybody wants to get new version of things. … Continue reading

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Arrogance Turns Beauty Into Ugliness

BismillahirRahmanirRahim You are standing, and because you are crushed by your wrong actions and wrong intentions, that when you make that ruku, it is because you cannot carry your dirtiness, but out of shame, you lift your head up, and … Continue reading

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When you are jalal, I get so scared. I cannot control that feeling. What should a Murid do in that time?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: Seyhim, sometimes when I see you when you are jalal, my heart beats very fast, I get so scared. Is it normal? Sometimes I start sweating and my whole body goes crazy, I don’t know, I cannot control … Continue reading

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