In this sohbat Mawlana paints a picture of the state of the world and the darkness to which it is running. He then offers the simple solution.
Jan01 1991 English 15min
In this English ṣuḥbah Mawlānā tells the murīds that they have a heavenly rocket that will propel them to their heavenly destination but they need the key and the training to fly it. This is the job of their Shaykh and of the five Aqṭāb.
Jesus (as) Is Coming
Dec21 1990 English 17min
Mawlana Sh. Nazim speaks about the greatest of creation, the Prophet Muhammad (sas). His station is so exalted that the Prophet Jesus (as) will return to this world to be a member of the community of Muhammad (sas).
One Common Enemy
Sep01 1990 English 43min
Since the time of Ādam (as) Man’s common enemy has been shayṭān. If Man does not accept this he will find no peace and no love and no friendship. Men leave the advice of their Lord and follow their first friend, satan, to destroy each other.
Sep01 1990 English 17min
In this other worldly ṣuḥbah Mawlānā talks to a visitor about the nature of spiritual experience. The first step is the hardest, to wean the ego from dunyā. For this one needs a guide. After that unlimited heavenly worlds open up before the traveller.
Try Not to Hate
Sep25 1989 English 10min
The wise man hates no one. He sees the hated ones as patients that need his help. He gives love to everyone and receives love from everyone. And Allah gives him familiarity and peace and unity.
The Chinese People
Sep22 1989 English 19min
Mawlānā says that the special characteristic of the Chinese people is patience. And once they open to spirituality they ascend quickly to their heavenly positions.
With Whom Is Your Heart?
Sep21 1989 English 10min
We need to ask ourselves at least 7 times a day, “With whom is my heart?” Allāh ﷻ looks at our heart 24,000 times a day to see if He ﷻ is the one occupying His ﷻ place in our hearts or there is someone else there.
By Speaking Your Name
Aug31 1989 English 12min
Make intention for seclusion when you enter a mosque and try to be with Allāh ﷻ and know that He ﷻ is always with you. When Sayyidinā Mahdī (as) comes he will know everyone and by saying their names they will be purified.
The Golden Chain
Jul31 1989 English 14min
Mawlānā recites the names of the Shaykhs of the Golden Chain and he explains that he is only following their orders to take care of the Naqshbandī murīds. Whoever comes to him has met his soul before.
Jul31 1989 English 3min
In your eyes your Shaykh is at the top level. But Allāh makes so many levels that you can never see the top. Be with your Shaykh and it is all right.
The Love For Allah
Nov30 1988 English 20min
Guard Your Eyes
May13 1987 English 42min
If you cannot guard the eyes of the head you cannot be entrusted with the eyes of the heart. There are three ways to look. The first is poison for your faith – ḥarām. The second sees wisdoms – farḍ. The third sees only Allāh ﷻ – sunnah. Guard your eyes.
Wings of Wisdom
May13 1987 English 9min
Mawlana speaks about the need for sincerity to reach to certainty in faith. Certainty allows approach to the Divine Presence and the wisdoms that Allah offers. Sincerity cannot be learned from books but only from association with Allah's sincere servants.
The Station of Ibrāhīm (as)
Jan31 1987 English 11min
As the companions sat with the Prophet ﷺ so it is important to sit with the Shaykh once a day or at least once a year. It is ordered to make pilgrimage to the House of the Lord once in a lifetime and to pray in the station of Ibrāhīm (as). Is it less important to visit the one who occupies that station, the deputy of the Lord?
The Rain On Humanity
Nov30 1986 English 30min
One year rain of happiness and 40 years rain of sadness came down onto Hazreti Adam (as) to shape the human experience. Spiritual powers help carry our physical being from darkness to light.
How to Keep Wisdom’s Pearls
Jun05 1986 English 18min
There are a lot of people today with knowledge but few with wisdom. They seek wisdom’s pearls from the East, taking from here and there, but they don’t have the string to hold them. This string is belief in Allāh’s unity and in the Judgement Day.
Find and Keep a Walī
Jan31 1986 English 14min
Be with a walī. He has divine light and is running to Allāh’s ﷻ Divine Presence. With one’s sincerity, every station he reaches can be reached. Find and keep such a connection. People, wholly, are without wings or broken wings. Only few can fly. Therefore Muslims, particularly, must be good mannered.