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.
Hope for Mahdi (as)
Dec15 2012 Turkish 21min
Today Shaykh Bahauddin said to never lose hope in the appearance of S. Mahdi (as). This hope will carry you through the tormenting events taking place nowadays all the way to the shore of sincerity.
My Lord Allows Me to Do
Dec09 2012 Turkish 27min
Shaykh Bahauddin uses two parables describing Allah’s design of His servant. Anger and disappointment are the cause for the ego to be crushed. Pride in ones actions is misplaced because it is the Lord who allows me to do.
No Empty Door
Nov18 2012 English 19min
Bahauddin Effendi speaks about the blessing of having Mawlana with us. Even if we cannot see him he is here and breathing. Hold on to him tightly and know that what you ask is accepted.
The Seeing Blind
Nov17 2012 English 16min
Shaykh Bahauddin Effendi speaks about those who are not thankful to Allah as ''The Seeing Blind". They can see but they do not appreciate. He tells the story of Nasruddin and his brand new donkey.
Oct29 2012 English 14min
Shaykh Bahauddin Effendi speaks about the Greatness of God and His Order from which all things proceed.
Oct28 2012 English 18min
Shaykh Bahauddin Effendi speaks about the three sided prison in which we are caught in this world, Time, Space, and Breath.
Everyone Needs a Murshid
Oct26 2012 English 15min
Shaykh Bahauddin speaks about the need for a murshid whose love for Allah is so great that he can hurt no one and who makes things simple for us to understand.
The Long and The Wide
Oct25 2012 English 16min
Shaykh Bahauddin Effendi speaks about his joy on being able to spend another Eid with Mawlana, and about the opening of H. Anne's mosque, and about the value of keeping promises.