Sheikh Bahauddin tells the story of Tamerlane and the man who was afraid of his wife. He illustrates the need for a teacher and gives important advice for leaving your problems and moving on.
What Is My Father’s Job?
Jun14 2014 English 27min
As a child Sheikh Bahauddin wondered what job his father had. Now he understands it was to teach the whole world, the ant and the professor, about the love of Allah, His Prophet, and His Saints. We must know whom we love and we must give this to others.
40 Days: In Memoriam
Jun13 2014 English 37min
We must be thankful for everything, even the passing of our Master. Sheikh Bahauddin tells the story of the new murid who saw the perfection in everything.
Jun13 2014 33min
Jun13 2014 44min
Jun12 2014 Turkish 58min
Jun12 2014 Turkish 56min
Jun08 2014 English 20min
Mawlana made our hearts like radios tuned to the right channel, to the right frequency with high power. He was so kind to us. And now he has given us Sheikh Mehmet to keep our hearts in the same tuning.
Jun07 2014 English 22min
Sheikh Bahauddin makes several important announcements. We are the precious jewelry of our Sheikh who continues to watch over us and to protect us by means of his servant Sheikh Mehmet. Nothing has changed.
Where My Sheikh Can't See Me
May27 2014 English 38min
Sheikh Bahauddin reminds us of the story of the new murid and the chicken. Our recent loss is like an explosion but alhamdulillah Mawlana Sheikh left us the perfect murshid to guide us.
The Key Point
May25 2014 English 23min
Sheikh Bahauddin explains that Mawlana made things easy for us by underlining the important points. Without his guidance we might search forever and never find what we need. Now he has left us Sheikh Muhammad to continue to make things easy for us.
May25 2014 43min
Black and White
May24 2014 English 29min
To act from soul and not from ego is important, says Shaykh Bahauddin. Two very different roads. Soul will bring us up, and ego, down. Mawlana Shaykh on behalf of his Lord made this very clear for us. For him black was black and white was white.
The Heavenly Plane
May19 2014 English 35min
By the Generosity of our Lord we all have a ticket aboard the plane to heavens. Sit back and relax. Let the Prophet, the Awliya fly the plane. Shaykh Effendi has left us the best captain for our journey.
May18 2014 English 29min
A group of murids visiting from Chicago renew their bayah with Sheikh Mehmet Efendi. They happily banter with Sheikh Bahauddin who recalls how much Mawlana Sheikh Nazim loved and appreciated them, particularly their red turbans.
May18 2014 English 21min
The ego seeks the easy way out says Shaykh Bahauddin, but Tariqa means punishment for the ego. It is hard work but promises the friendship of Allah Almighty which leads to the station of satisfaction where He is pleased with them and they in turn are pleased with Him.
May17 2014 English 27min
Mawlana lived every moment differently, his station always moved forward, says Shaykh Bahauddin. In relaying for the murid not to be sad, he implied that he is waiting for us. His generosity was such that he looked only at the sincerity of the heart.
May16 2014 English 56min
Shaykh Bahauddin explains that Mawlana Shaykh Nazim is not gone. He left us an Imam who continues his work in this world as he continues in the Akhira. Be thankful and be patient. Then he translates an address by a visiting Mauritanian Shaykh who essentially gives us the same good news.