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The term sufi (Arabic: mystic) is likely based on the root suf (wool), recalling the simple woolen garments worn by ascetics. Sufism is often seen as an unorthodox type of Islamic mysticism. 207 more words


Istanbul, Turkey Part 1 - Istiklal Caddesi & Galata

Puffing, panting and sweating.

This was the first memories I have of Istanbul as I adventurously walked up the hilly and winding streets of Beyoglu, a somewhat quiet neighborhood that seems to wake up only after breakfast-time. 1.142 more words


Don’t Imitate Them

Bismillahi r-Rahmani r-Rahim

Sultan Sheikh Mehmet Adil Al-Haqqani (QS), sohbat of the 13th of May, 2015.

As-salamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. Audhu billahi min ash-shaytani r-rajim. 1.779 more words

Prophet Muhammad (sallAllahu Alayhi Wasallam)

What makes the Sufi ?

Purity of heart;
Not the patched mantle and the lust perverse
Of those vile earth-bound men who steal his name.
He in all dregs discerns the essence pure: 36 more words

Art & Paintings

My Master Said

My master said
When a man doesn’t heed
The words of his own heart
He is lost in the darkness
For we are not born evil… 41 more words


Rave Reviews for Roy Dimond and The Singing Bowl

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”This epic story is an ultimate must-read in your life backpack! – This journey through consciousness and intention is timeless – This story harnesses the intentions of the world and ourselves, that magically takes you… home – Absolutely brilliant indeed!”… Jeff Leitch author of… 277 more words


From the Archives: Abida Parveen

First of all: thank to all of you who responded so encouragingly to my previous post in which I mooted the idea that perhaps the time had come to close down this particular creative outlet.   238 more words