The time of Ḥajj is near. It is an important but difficult worship that is obligatory for all who have the money and the health. Mawlānā made it 22 times. If it is done in the way of the Prophet ﷺ all sins are erased.
In Our Ṭarīqah Everything Is in the Heart
Aug04 2018 Turkish 13min
Our Naqshbandī ṭarīqah differs from the other ṭuruq because everything is kept in the heart. There is no shouting or shaking. Nothing appears on the outside. Ḥaḍrah and loud dhikr are imitated from other ṭuruq for the blessing. But we follow what our mashāyikh do.
Servant of Islām
Aug03 2018 Turkish 23min
Allāh ﷻ has honoured us with Islām. Waves of warriors came out of Central Asia. Two of them were servants of Allāh ﷻ and brought Islām to India and Anatolia. One of them, without Islām, disappeared in Eastern Europe. Allāh ﷻ raises His ﷻ humble servants higher.
Life Is Most Precious
Aug02 2018 Turkish 11min
Life is precious and it is passing quickly so use it carefully. Accept reality and don’t follow your ego. There are enough enjoyments that are permitted. Be careful to keep the way of the Prophet ﷺ.
Keep Your Mind Safe
Aug01 2018 Turkish 16min
Who has mind must be a believer. When Allāh ﷻ wants something not good for someone He ﷻ takes his mind. So guard your mind and don’t take or do anything that makes you drunk.
The Prophet ﷺ Teaches How to Eat
Jul31 2018 Turkish 16min
The Prophet ﷺ is the best teacher for everything. He taught the best way to eat for nourishment of body and soul. Eat so that you become stronger to worship and eat so that it gives you light.
Our Biggest Weapon Is Du’ā’
Jul14 2018 Turkish 18min
You should be loyal to your Shaykh and attend the gatherings at least every three weeks. It is by Allāh’s ﷻ permission that you come. If you turn your back He ﷻ will bring better than you. Be firm and hold on to the truth. Allāh ﷻ will protect His ﷻ religion.
Riding, Archery, and Swimming
Jul14 2018 Turkish 6min
Practicing these sports are the sunnah of the Prophet ﷺ. If you do them with the intention of obeying his ﷺ advice then you will be rewarded for every ride, every arrow, every stroke. In all you do, remember Allāh ﷻ so you are not forgotten.
Jul13 2018 Turkish 20min
You reap what you sow therefore sow goodness. Do not make fitnah. All things happen by the will of Allāh ﷻ. Have faith and be patient.
Friends of Allāh ﷻ
Jul12 2018 Turkish 18min
There are only two options: to be a friend of Allāh ﷻ or to be a friend of shayṭān. People today think they can guide themselves but they need a shaykh. That is why Mawlānā gave anyone who asked, permission to join Ṭarīqah.
Allāh ﷻ Sees Me
Jul10 2018 Turkish 15min
If you believe that Allāh ﷻ sees you, you will be ashamed to do bad things. It is your faith that makes you beautiful not your appearance. Pray as much as you can and pray for your children because the prayers of parents are accepted.
Visit the Graves
Jul09 2018 Turkish 12min
It was the sunnah of our Prophet ﷺ to visit the graves and his order to visit parents. When you are in distress visit the holy ones either dead or alive. It will relieve your stress. Show your children the good things and reject the bad by action or advice, or in your heart.
Allāh ﷻ Is Beautiful
Jul08 2018 Turkish 16min
When you live in a non-Muslim country obey those in authority as long as you don't disobey Allāh ﷻ. Show the beauty of Islām to people in the way you behave. Support the gathering places, mosques and madrasahs. People will be attracted to you and become Muslim.
Imitating Sayyidinā Ibrāhīm (as)
Jul07 2018 English 12min
Just as Ibrāhīm (as) obeyed the order of Allāh ﷻ and built His ﷻ Holy House in an uninhabited desert and water came and people came so we imitate Ibrāhīm (as) when we build mosques in new places like Mawlānā did in Cyprus and like this new mosque in Germany.
Shaykh Sa‘du d-Dīn Jibāwī (q)
Jul06 2018 English 12min
In the presence of the grandson of Shaykh Sa‘du d-Dīn Jibāwī (q), Shaykh Mehmet recounts Mawlānā’s story of when they opened his grave in Damascus. Allāh ﷻ loves the Ahla l-Bayt of the Prophet ﷺ so much that in order to clean them He ﷻ gives them much difficulty in this world.
Remember the Hereafter
Jul05 2018 Turkish 31min
Today people have forgotten the Hereafter. They only live and work for the world. The story of Sulṭān Sulaymān the Magnificent and Shaykh Yahyá Efendi illustrates the fine qualities of the past and how even the sulṭān acted always with the Hereafter in mind and was humble and just.
There Is No Hardship in Ṭarīqah
Jul04 2018 Turkish 28min
Only someone with faith can teach faith. It cannot be learned from books. Today the scholars are without knowledge because they are without faith and spirituality. They cause disunity and they scare people away. The duty of Ṭarīqah is to show the beauty of Allāh ﷻ.
May It Last Until the End
Jul04 2018 Turkish 21min
An interviewer asks some questions to Shaykh Mehmet Efendi about the Last Days. Are they near? Will the Ottomans play a role. How do we protect ourselves? The answers are important for everyone.