Monthly Archives: July 2021

“I Am Pleased With Osman, Be Pleased With Him”

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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Everyone is Returning to Their Originality

BismillahirRahmanirRahim There is originality that is coming from Allah SWT, that everybody knows. Then there is that false originality, that we say ‘we don’t want to go back to Allah, we want to make another ilah, another Lord. We want … Continue reading

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When people that disrespected Sheykh Effendi try to reconnect with you, should you entertain them?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When you start Tarikat and joined this way of Sheykh Effendi, there were people that were close to you and they might have said disrespectful things about Sheykh Effendi too. And you know that their whole life turns … Continue reading

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How should we teach our children about hellfire so that they will have a more nuanced understanding?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: For parents, how should we teach our children about this concept of hellfire so that when they older they will have this more nuanced understanding? How do we teach them at this age so that those things will … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Punishment and Suffering

BismillahirRahmanirRahim That is going to burn harder than any fire, the fire of regret. So the hell, do we understand this? We already have understood this, living in this world, because we use that term ‘hell’ to fit into any … Continue reading

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How can we make our connection stronger with our Sheykh?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How is it we can make our connection stronger and stronger with our Sheykh? Be busy with him. How can you make your connection stronger with Allah and the Prophet? Be busy with Allah. What does that mean? … Continue reading

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What makes a person not to look at their mirrors?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim They think that they’re great. They think spiritually either they are very high or they are very good people, and they are not understanding how deep the ego can be, how much it’s fooling. Even if you think you’re … Continue reading

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Live With Honor

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 It That You Want?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim The Jummah, it is more Holy than the two Eids that are combined. The believer who is going to understand this and to put it in your lives, to remember that and to remember that Allah SWT is still … Continue reading

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How do we overcome the fear of sacrificing ourselves for Allah SWT?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How do we overcome the fear of sacrificing ourselves or letting ourselves to become sacrifice for Allah SWT? Actually sacrificing everything that it is that ourselves, that we are holding onto, sometimes there’s like a fear or hesitation … Continue reading

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Live to Sacrifice

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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As we are getting older, how do we live so that we are learning every day?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: As we are getting older, how do we live so that we are learning every day, and we are not staying stuck in one thing? When you are doing something, and you are doing something for a long … Continue reading

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Be Aware, Or Be a Fool

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  We must understand ourselves or else we become fools. If you are not aware of yourself, you will become a fool. Ego will fool you, dunya will fool you. The whole world may look at you making that mistake … Continue reading

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How can we keep safe from scholars who have bad intentions?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: There are some scholars who have bad intention, and they write tehwiz with bad intentions to harm people. So how can we keep safe from this kind of stuff? Go to the scholars or the Evliya who have … Continue reading

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I see that people go to visit Holy Ones and ask from them. Is this permissible?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I see that people go to visit the Holy Ones, and I see that they ask stuff from them. Is this permissible or not? You must ask things from them. They are like Sultans, and they are saying … Continue reading

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Remember Your Lord For Love

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Nawaitul arbain, nawaitul uzla, nawaitul khalwa, nawaitul riada, nawaitul suluk. Hasbinallah wa nimal wakil wa nimal mawla wa niman nasir. La hawla wala Quwwata illa billahi Al ‘Aliyyil Azim. Medet ya Sahibulsaif. Why are we making zikr? Why we … Continue reading

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Choose the Lesser Evil

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Murid: I saw this dream one year ago, before this Coronavirus started. I saw Isa (as) and he had a sword as long as his own length, and around him was like a smoke, very intense, he was cutting … Continue reading

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How can we understand the hidden arrogance in ourselves?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can we understand the hidden arrogance in ourselves? By looking at the mirror. And when your Sheykh is the mirror, he will show you yourself when it’s necessary. That’s why, sometimes I don’t see you for months, … Continue reading

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I read that it’s haram for wild animals to eat the flesh of people from the lineage of the Prophet (AS). Is this true?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: When I was a child, I used to read the stories of the Evliyaullah, and I can’t remember the specific name of this Wali, but in this story it’s written that the wild animals, it’s haram for them … Continue reading

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How long will the tyranny that Saudi Arabistan is making will continue?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How long will the tyranny that Saudi Arabistan is making will continue? As you said, the Hajj, they turned it to be like a touristic event. How long will this take and when will this be over? Very … Continue reading

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How can we help people to break away from slavery inside the couple?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: I noticed, women, in many couples, in many families, they are the amir of the family. And I have some friends, their wife is their amir. How can we help them to break away from this slavery inside … Continue reading

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Every Sunnat is Beautiful

BismillahirRahmanirRahim  Ya Razak, the One who Provides. It is a big tradition with the Holy Prophet (AS), to always feed people. Don’t have to make it super fancy, this and that, no. Just feed people like that. You don’t have … Continue reading

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Awakening Dead Hearts

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Hz Isa came to teach Tasawwuf, Tarikat, spirituality. It is not what you do, it is why you are doing it. What is your intention? If you are doing it to please Allah, then there are so many conditions. … Continue reading

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I feel that I once had a drop of the qualities of Rasulullah in my life, but it has been hijacked by my ego. How do I get back to that?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: From the qualities of Rasulullah (AS), once in my life I felt that I had a drop of that, but I feel that it has been hijacked by my ego, how do I get back to that? He’s … Continue reading

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How can a person tread the path of the Evliyaullah but not get lost in the source of wanting to be with Allah?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How can a person tread the path of the Evliyaullah but not get lost in the source of wanting to be with Allah? That is only from the beginning. It will change. If you are sincere, it will … Continue reading

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The Chain of Intercession

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Can you make dua for someone else? Yes. When you make dua for someone else, you are interceding on the behalf of someone else, yes? Meaning like someone is saying, ‘oh, you’re going to the Hajj, please make dua … Continue reading

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Be as Travelers in this Way

BismillahirRahmanirRahim We are travelers, never forget. We are travelers. The Prophet (AS) is saying, ‘be as travelers in this way.’ The best travelers they travel lightly, they’re not bringing the whole house on their back. The best travelers they travel … Continue reading

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The Legend of Ashk

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 Greed of Namruds

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Don’t think that your Lord is not listening to you, when you are asking from your heart, screaming, ‘I want better this, I want better that, I want this, I want that.’ He knows. And He’s especially testing the … Continue reading

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What’s the difference between the nafs and the sheytan?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: What’s the difference between the nafs and the sheytan? Sheytan disobeyed Allah one time, became an enemy to man. Sheytan became the enemy of man, enemy of the Holy Prophet (AS), and sheytan is still a servant of … Continue reading

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How does a Murid look at himself and understand how much submission he has?

BismillahirRahmanirRahim Question: How does a Murid look at himself and understand how much submission he has? How does a Murid look at himself? In a mirror. Understanding? You can, you can look at yourself, but your identity is in your … Continue reading

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