Belief is simple. Its basis is Truth. Using a narrative from the life of Sayyidina Ali (ra) Shaykh Bahauddin demonstrates how effectively unbelief can be quashed and, how true belief empowers the life of the believer.
Move Forward, Count Up
Apr06 2013 English 29min
Shaykh Bahauddin recounts from Haji Anna’s (qs) ‘book of secrets’, the Paradise that Allah Almighty has created for everyone. He urges now is the time to move forward, count up, because as much as you waste, it is your loss. Dunya is of no value; it is a countdown.
I Am for My Shaykh
Mar10 2013 English 14min
Mawlana Shaykh Adnan’s sincerity was endearing to Grandshaykh Abdullah who in turn has given good tidings to all murids. Shaykh Bahauddin honours Shaykh Adnan and proclaims “I am nothing. I am for my Shaykh”. A reminder for all.
Mar03 2013 English 22min
The heart would die if the love of Rasulullah (sas) did not grow in it. No one can be his equal, no one can rule in his place. The strife in the Muslim World is good says Shaykh Bahauddin, as Allah (swt) Who does everything will intervene. We are powerless. We know this and we are surrendering.
You, not Me
Feb16 2013 English 18min
Shaykh Bahauddin says seek the best in choosing any service but take care not to be exploited. Pay well and in advance. Your money has no value unless it is distributed. For spiritual advancement walk the Sirat here; let the self reflect Allah’s (swt) beauty. Let it be “you” first, instead of “me”.
Feb10 2013 English 19min
It is a pity that some are unable to offer praise on the Prophet (sas). To do so says Shaykh Bahauddin, makes one rich. Worse is the position of those who are jealous of him. May Allah Almighty give us the ability to understand.
Update Your Software
Feb09 2013 English 18min
Happiness is an inner attribute. Outer circumstances must not affect it so catch the smallest light and ‘make your day’. Everything coming from Allah is a heavenly program. The software must be updated says Shaykh Bahauddin.
Jan27 2013 English 19min
A sleeping person is unable to be with Allah Almighty. Shaykh Bahauddin draws a parallel between sleep and death. He reminds that harshness and judgement injure the soul. The Murshid must trim the ego and make one to wake up.
A Good Standard
Jan26 2013 English 19min
Those who devalue loving Rasulullah (sas) says Shaykh Bahauddin are like bulk oranges. Good for the press. Those who respect him will be worthy of his intercession. They are of a good standard.
Observe the Light
Jan15 2013 English 21min
Self-observation is necessary to draw in the good feeling. Shaykh Bahauddin explains that without observing this light, its giving is not possible. The people of tariqa observe the goodness of the light of Rasulullah (sas), carry and transmit it to others.
To Be with the Prophet (sas)
Jan13 2013 English 21min
Shaykh Bahauddin explains some key points needed to transform an ordinary man into a responsible man of knowledge worthy of being in the presence of the Prophet (sas).
Loving Muhammad (sas)
Jan12 2013 English 22min
The biggest miracle of Rasulullah (sas) is his closeness to the Believer. Shaykh Bahauddin in an inspirational talk highlights the ascent towards loving Sayyidina Muhammad (sas) through the grace of those inheriting the prophetic light.
Jan08 2013 English 17min
Shaykh Bahauddin talks about the ‘adab’ of religion. To keep good measure is to deal correctly with everyone and everything.
Jan06 2013 English 18min
Allah (swt) favours everyone equally. How He thinks is beyond the limits of our understanding but what has passed or is coming or presenting in life now gives opportunity for analysis. The correct response teaches Sheikh Bahauddin is for the servant to appreciate his Lord.
Love Sayyidina Ali (ra)
Dec31 2012 English 26min
Heavenly tests are difficult to carry says Shaykh Bahauddin. Death’s arrow has been drawn and released. Dunya is empty; you can’t leave this world even with an old pair of socks so, live with integrity and be like Sayyidina Ali (ra), the smallest effort is rewarded.
Race for Allah (swt)
Dec30 2012 English 20min
Realness is Truth. The work of ego is to uphold the false in oneself. Shaykh Bahauddin contrasts these two aspects encouraging sincerity in ones actions. He cautions against jealousy and judgment. The race should only be for devotion to Allah (swt).
Dec18 2012 English 16min
Shaykh Bahauddin likens the process of spiritual maturation to the purification of gold. The lucky ones are those who acquire spiritual taste and are chosen to become the Master’s masterpieces.
A Letter from Mawlana
Dec16 2012 Turkish 22min
Shaykh Bahauddin Effendi reminds us of all the blessings we have been given in these days and to be thankful and hopeful. No people at any other time were given so much and were so ungrateful. We must pray in this month of Safar al Khayr that Allah Almighty remains patient with us or Doomsday will be on our heads.