Angels bring every drop of rain to earth and then they leave. They also bring every snowflake to earth, they but stay with the snow – now you know why you get that breathtaking sense of purity, of something so special you can’t explain it…Read more "Angels"
The Lord beckons us through a Divine Love that has been planted in our hearts – Shaykh NazimRead more "Divine Love"
Sublime expression – everything is intrinsically beautiful – if we can see it with an open heart: an absolute truth! Sometimes its difficult to see it through the terrible manifestations of man’s action…and within ourselves, buried under the mud of our ego’s limiting meanness. Check out Yong Joo Kim, and her artwork…it “resonates!”Read more "Beauty"
My friends, the Sufis, are celebrating the holiest hight of the year tonight – the Night of Power – it is to be found in the month of Ramadan, usually on the 27th night. Well, I am going to try to join them and perhaps be among those whom the angels take in their arms […]Read more "The Night of Power…"
Spike Milligan was an Irish poet, he wrote a collection called, “Silly Verse for Kids,” which I was given for Christmas when I was about 11! We loved them, here is one: Mary Pugh was nearly two when she went out of doors. She went out standing up, she did, but came back on all […]Read more "Mary Pugh"
Just a photograph of the wonders of newly unfurled poppy petalsRead more "New born poppy!"
Verily the angels lower their gaze in the presence of the rememberer of God, just as the people lower their gaze before lightning! (Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyya, cited p.149, The Naqshbandi Sufi Tradition Guidebook of Daily Practices and Devotions, Shaykh Hisham Kabbani)Read more "The angels lower their gaze"