Tariqa gives you an address, a place to aim for. And the Sheikh is the guide and he is only one. Even his deputies might misguide you. You must keep your eyes on the Sheikh. The story of Sh Ahmad Yassawi (q) illustrates how the sheikh continues to teach from the grave.
Be with the Truthful
May16 2015 Turkish 12min
Be truthful and be with the truthful ones. Make what you do and what you say match each other. One lie grows into many lies. In order to be happy in this life and in the life to come and to be written as a truthful one in the Divine Presence don’t tell lies.
May15 2015 Turkish 26min
Laylatu l-Mi’raj is a gift from our Most Generous Lord to partake of the baraka of the Prophet’s (sas) miraculous Night Journey. And we have the chance to visit with a piece of the Prophet (sas), a hair from his beard, that was in the Divine Presence on that holy night.
May15 2015 11min
Allah’s Endless Knowledge Oceans
May14 2015 Turkish 16min
All the knowledge that human beings have is but a tiny drop from the ocean of Allah’s knowledge. So don’t be proud but be thankful. What knowledge you have, use for the benefit of mankind, use in the way of Allah.
Don’t Imitate Them
May13 2015 Turkish 21min
Muslims are not like others and should not imitate others in any way inwardly or outwardly. We should not expect others to respect Islam, if they did they would be Muslim. We should be tolerant of their unbelief and not imitate them in their intolerance.
The Importance of The Sunnah
May12 2015 Turkish 15min
Tariqa teaches Adab and the most important Adab is love and respect for the Prophet (sas). You show your love and respect by following his Sunnah, especially the sunnah of the 5 daily prayers.
Allah Loves the Repentant
May11 2015 Turkish 10min
Everyday ask forgiveness for the wrongs you know you have done and for those you don’t know. Allah loves that you ask for His Mercy and He gives over and over again. There are different kinds and levels of repentance, tawba nasuh is the highest form, when you will never repeat that sin ever again.
The Sunna of Cupping
May10 2015 Turkish 16min
This is the season for Hijama (cupping). Sheikh Mehmet talks about the sunnah regarding it. He makes clear when and how and by whom it should be done.
The Patient Dervish Reached His Goal
May09 2015 Turkish 21min
Islam was made easy, shariah and tariqa. No need to ask for high stations. If you think you are something then you are in trouble. The dervish who is patient and waits in the place they have put him, will reach the highest stations.
The Paradise Way
May08 2015 Turkish 28min
Tariqa isn’t fard or even wajib but it guides people to the way of the Prophet, the Paradise way. The opportunity to follow tariqa is a favor from Allah. There is blessing in sinning and repenting. The story of the poet Ibrahim ibn Zubari illustrates this.
May08 2015 15min
May07 2015 English 17min
A year ago we were so sad to have lost our beloved Mawlana. But a year later we know that we have not lost him. He is still visiting us and guiding us. His presence is stronger than ever. So read Yasin, Quran, give charity in his name and at this blessed time we are all together around the world, the seeds he planted, in a river of light.
Happiness and Satisfaction
May01 2015 English 23min
Mothers must teach their children this wisdom: to not be hungry. If you are satisfied you will be a good one. To understand the level of someone, see if the person is satisfied and distributing happiness. Allah is Generous and He is giving happiness. Pray 2-rakat Shukr to feel satisfied and happy.
Apr28 2015 English 22min
Mawlana is an Ocean. His door's open for everybody; even for his enemies.
Saying 'Insha'Allah, He will be with us. He will love us.' Sincerity is the most important thing. Maulana was the heartman. Give all of your heart or don't give at all.
One Year with the True Love
Apr26 2015 English 27min
True love is hidden in the heart. Even if you don’t see it, you feel it. Such was Mawlana’s love for us. He was pumping it into his murids even while he still had some breath left in him. It is a year since he joined his true love. That True Love was his sacrifice for us.
Happy Birthday Mawlana
Apr21 2015 English 27min
Great ones carry heavenly light. Those seeing with the heart’s eye know the Sultan of Hearts. They reach his light and carry it for others. Say: “I am coming to you my Sultan,” and experience the miracle. Give him your heart. Don’t obey the ego. Understand. If you don’t you will miss the train.
Night's Darkest Time
Mar23 2015 Turkish 17min
Brother Nabil’s resting place is the holy city of Cairo. What makes it holy? Its many holy Muslim guardians. A Muslim’s remains must be respected, but to destroy them is the first action of Shaitan’s soldiers. Let them. The more they do, the closer comes Allah’s help. Good tidings. Night’s darkest time is also the closest to dawn.