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New Recommended Book As salaam alaykum, greetings of peace to you! New recommended book of the month for December 2017 is a fabulous history of the English translations of the Koran (sic). Bruce Lawrence has studied the Qur’an for many … Continue reading

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New Page on Adab

“Sufism resides entirely in Adab” – Abu Hafs Nisaburi (Ninth century Sufi) The above quote of Nisaburi is only one example of many similar quotes from other modern and historical teachers of Sufism. Although Adab is seen as such an … Continue reading

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27th Safar Urs Hazrat Sheikh Muhammad Yahya Madani, Jannat al Baqi, Medina, Saudi Arabia1122AH/1689CE

Hazrat Khawaja Yahya Madni (ra) Do grasp the helpless with your grace Do grant us a sip from the goblet of love Be good to us, for the sake of the best of creation Salutations to you, oh Qutab of … Continue reading

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Sufi singers leave audience spellbound

CHANDIGARH: Mumbai-based Sufi singers Ali Mohammad-Gani Mohammad and troupe, including Sa Re Ga Ma – 2006 Little Champion Sameer Mohammad, brought alive the mysticism of celebrated Sufi saints in a special concert ‘Rangreza’ organised by the Sufi Foundation International at … Continue reading

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Revealing Flamenco’s Mystical Muslim Roots

From the Fall 2017 issue of Classical Guitar | BY JASON WEBSTER In his groundbreaking book The Sufis (1964), Sufism authority Idries Shah mentions several Western cultural phenomena which were influenced or inspired by that mystical current of Islam. They include … Continue reading

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