After the birth of the Prophet (sas) shayṭān became invisible. Now he works through the minds of men making them wild and violent. Islam forbids even the unwarranted killing of insects. Islam is love for Allah, His Prophet, and His creation.
What Gives Value
Apr30 2016 English 18min
Love of Rasulullah gives value to everything we do. He provides the understanding of the things that Allah has provided for us or commanded us. We can read Quran and Hadith but without the Prophet (sas), the sahaba, the saints, the sheikhs we cannot reach the treasures they contain.
How to Make Life Difficult
Apr26 2016 English 20min
Allah loves His easygoing servant. Give your love and trust to your Murshid, to Rasulullah, to Allah. Because love has no value unless it is accepted and they accept all the love that is given. We make things difficult in three ways, by being grumpy, not thankful, and by not appreciating.
Apr24 2016 English 29min
Allah’s presence is all around us, imbedded in the creation and yet we don’t hear. It is as if He is shouting but silently. We need the Prophet (sas) to help us to hear and understand. The disease of today is people think Allah is like them and they think they can act for Allah.
Stairway to Satisfaction
Apr23 2016 English 22min
The most important and difficult thing is to be satisfied with your Lord. That brings surrender to His Will and happiness. This is what Tasawwuf brings: love of the Sheikh, of the Prophet (sas), of the Lord. Swimming in the oceans of satisfaction.
The Full Moon of the Religions
Apr19 2016 English 19min
Mawlana simplified his teaching into two principles: surrender to your Lord and be a good one. Put your ego under your feet. All religions came as stages of the moon. Islam is the full moon, encompassing all the others.
Our Mission Is to Love
Apr17 2016 English 13min
We love Allah and His Prophet (sas) and our hope is to spread this love to everyone. Those who hate the Prophet (sas) can only spread hate, killing and destruction.
We Are Against Isis
Apr16 2016 English 25min
Sheikh Bahauddin clearly states the position of the tariqa on the organization called Isis. He also speaks on suicide and the killing of innocents. Those who speak the truth have no fear. Our Sheikhs are lions and these groups are poisonous insects. They are friend to no one.
Love and Diligence
Apr12 2016 English 19min
Be hungry for spirituality. Love the Prophet deeply and make every effort to follow him and to please Allah. Just focus on the Prophet (sas) who is the highest and purest of all.
Adab Ya Hu
Apr10 2016 English 16min
Adab Ya Hu was the sign that greeted those who entered the sufi dergah. It means you are the last and the smallest. All is by Allah and it is by His permission that you enter the mosque, that you pray or worship. It is all from Him. This is the right understanding.
The Importance of Understanding
Apr09 2016 English 17min
It is important to find stable ground to stand on. When you are working for Allah, He will take care of you. All doors are open. Understanding is important in order for His servants to know Him.
Ready for Khalwat
Apr06 2016 English 18min
The Sheikh is going into khalwat and is opening the door for us too. Khalwat is a big test under the eyes of the Prophet (sas). Sheikh Bahauddin shares stories of Mawlana's experiences in khalwat in order to make it clear and get us ready.
The Cure for Spiritual Heaviness
Apr03 2016 Turkish 14min
What sins you commit become heaviness for you. It is much easier to carry material heaviness than it is to carry spiritual heaviness. It brings you troubles in dunya and punishment in akhira. So ask forgiveness from the Most Merciful Lord while you can.
If You Want to Be Loved by Allah
Apr02 2016 Turkish 13min
Allah told His Prophet: Tell them, if you love Allah follow me (3:31). Follow the Prophet (sas) and those who follow him, the way of Tarīqa. Be kind, be merciful, be polite as he was. Allah will love you.
The Spiritual Spring and Khalwat
Apr01 2016 Turkish 28min
The spiritual season of the three holy months arrives April 8. It is special this year as it begins on the holy day of Jumaa. All murids should try to make one khalwat (seclusion). This is food for the soul. What makes the soul strong, weakens the ego.
Apr01 2016 13min
Imprison Your Ego
Mar31 2016 Turkish 11min
The ego continues to test you until your last breath. Even the Prophet (sas) asked Allah to protect him from the ego. The more you feed it, the more it wants. It is never satisfied and you can only keep it locked up for your sake and that of others.
Jealousy: The Biggest Illness
Mar27 2016 English
The biggest illness of the ego is jealousy. All people have it to different degrees. It is the last thing that the saints get rid of. The people of today are consumed by jealousy even for the Prophet (sas) and his saints. That is why they are destroying maqams, objecting to mawlid, and killing the people.