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"
This post is a link to a beautiful talk by a Sufi Murshid, Sahreef Baba, about coffee as an analogy of the process of spiritual transformation!Read more "Coffee…."
These beautiful cards (A5) are available for £2.50 each or five for the price of four, plus postage. They are blank inside….Well I think they’re beautiful – do you?Read more "CARDS….."
When we talk about God, we’re like a school of fish, discussing the possible existence of the sea. – RumiRead more
“Mercy,” this links to a youtube ‘video’ of a track from the album “Eternity,” by the Rabbani Project. The track is about the monk Bahira, a hermit in the Arabian desert, who had spent years waiting in meditation for the arrival of the Prophet foretold by Jesus, peace be upon him. Pure, Happy and funky! “You can’t […]Read more "Musical Interlude"
“If we do not understand, if our understanding reaches only to material aspects then we have lost! Because above material aspects we have spirituality and heavenly aspects. Try to reach heavenly aspects as they will continue up to Eternity. Therefore, I like this word, “Eternity!” I feel so happy to say, “Eternity!” It sounds so […]Read more "Eternity"
One day a group of philosophers came to debate with Sayyidina `Ali (r) the son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad (s), about the reality of life after death and Heaven and Hell. His answer was simple: “We each have a 50% chance of being right, so look at it like this: if you are right that […]Read more "Life after Death"