Category Archives: Uncategorized

Kosovo’s Sufi Dervish order celebrates the new year, spring

Source: Kosovo’s Sufi Dervish order celebrates the new year, spring For an Islamic dervish order in southern Kosovo, it’s time for the annual celebration to mark the new year, the birthday of the sect’s founder and spring. That means holding … Continue reading

Posted in News, Religious Observance - Islam, Sufi Urs and Event Dates, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

22nd Jumada ath-Thani Urs Hazrat Abu Baqr Sidiqqi (ra), Medina, 634CE

Abu Bakr (Abdullah ibn Abi Qahafa) was a senior companion  and the father-in-law of Muhammad (saw). He ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632-634 CE when he became the first Muslim Caliph following Muhammad’s death.As Caliph, Abu Bakr succeeded to … Continue reading

Posted in Sufi Urs and Event Dates, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dreams in Islam – Part 2 – Prophecy

This is a new publication that can be found on this blog or read it as a PDF file. PDF file: Dreams in Islam – Part 2 Publication page: Thank you for following this blog. Imam Salim

Posted in Dreams, Religious Observance - Islam, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Sufis’ teachings – The Nation – Guest Writer

Wonderful stories about Hz Nizamuddin. The picture is of the dargah in the Basti and is not from the article. GUEST WRITER Syed Ahmad Suqlain Haider “If any would lay thorns in your way, do not lay thorns in his … Continue reading

Posted in Opinion, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Drunkenness and cosmology in Sufi poetry – William and Mary

by staff |  February 5, 2018 Oludamini Ogunnaike tentatively ushers the words to the poem he has translated from Sufi master Shaykh Ibrahim Niasse’s collection The Light of Truth. “The Holy is not seen with the naked eye, but rather with the eye … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Music, Movies, Art, Etc., Uncategorized | Leave a comment