Mawlana delivered this short, humorous sohbat in 2005 after Fajr prayer in his derga in Lefke, Cyprus. In it he advises us to be humble and not make claims for ourselves. The man without claims is at peace. Even to claim servanthood is risky. Then he tells several stories having to do with those who think highly of themselves.
Maqams in Uzbekistan
Apr10 2004 Turkish 6min
Mawlana speaks about his recent trip to visit the maqams of the Naqshbandi sheikhs in Uzbekistan and in particular about the strange manifestation at the maqam of Sh. Mahmud al-Faghnawi Hz.
Khidr & The Secrets Of Amin
Jan01 2000 Turkish 29min
Haji Anne talks about the rewards of reading the Quran and in particular of Surat al Fatihah and more specifically of the Amin said at the end of al Fatihah. She tells two stories of S. Khidr (as).
Nov30 1999 Turkish
Lefke, Cyprus, 2000
Allah Is One
Nov30 1999 Turkish
Juma Hutba - Dhu-l Qe'dah - Cyprus
Mawlana speaks in Dhul Qa'ada of 2000 about the dangers of this time. We are nearing the end and Mawlana advises us to stay clear of the unrighteous, powerful forces in the world. Take refuge in Allah and let Him deal with them.
Islam Is Coming
Jan01 1992 Turkish 21min
Mawlana compares the modern life to the life of Islam and gives encouragement that the life of Islam is coming back.
Sep30 1991 Turkish 39min
In this illuminating and entertaining old sohbat Mawlana talks about the wisdom of traveling. He recounts a little of his experience at Disneyland. He tells the story of Hz Sulaiman (as) and the husband of the ant, and also the story of Hz Beyazid (q) and the monks.
The Signs of Faith
Dec21 1990 Turkish 20min
Mawlana says that all goodness and beauty are contained in Islam. There is no need to look elsewhere. He speaks clearly about the different values of the believers.
Nov30 1989 Turkish
In a story that Mawlana was telling from Grandsheikh (Q), a little boy shouts, but "I Am Not A Dog!", and as little as he is and with this small sentence he teaches us many lessons.
The Stations of Saints
Nov30 1989 Turkish
Hajji Anne (ra) speaks about the grave and the stations of Saints.
The New Muslims
Sep18 1989 Turkish 23min
Guidance in Islam is through Tariqat. The duties of new Muslims are very basic. When faith grows Allah (swt) holds every servant accountable for keeping His Orders.
Ilahi Anta Maqsudi
Sep18 1989 Turkish 35min
The Divine Command to dunya is, "Serve who serves Me and enslave who serves you."Ilahi Anta Maqsudi.(This is from H.Ruqeya's collection.)
Sep18 1989 Turkish 8min
Mawlana speaks about S. Jalaluddin Rumi Hz. and the Mevlevi Tariqah.
In Kayseri, Be With Allah!
Jul09 1989 Turkish 17min
In his second visit to Kayseri, Mawlana praises the place as the path of the Sahabas on their way to Constantinople. There are so many secret maqams and holy places never entered by the unbelievers. He tells them that the cure for the modern illness of loneliness and depression is to be with Allah. Be with Allah and even the animals will befriend you.
A Visit With The Prophet
Jul09 1989 Turkish 22min
From the recordings of Haji Rukeya in Kayseri, Turkey.
What Is Islam?
Jul08 1989 Turkish 25min
Do not find fault with Time , the fault is with ourselves. Being Muslim means to keep the good and leave the bad. Instead of collecting the goods of this world you should collect good deeds in Akhirat. Those who pray from their youth, have a special place with the prophets in Akhirat.
Who Is The Ignorant?
Jun26 1989 Turkish 9min
Ignorance doesn't come from illiteracy. It comes from the ego pretending to be knowledgeable while ignoring the orders of Allah swt.
Your Share of Dunya
Jun19 1989 Turkish 44min
Maulana advises about qualifying for the biggest profit: The honour of beholding the Beauty of Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’ala. The opportunity to achieve this is given to Muslims but they must stop chasing worldliness. He reminds that the share of dunya is only a cotton shroud. This is all that we will take with us.