The purpose of tasawwuf is to make your heart dervish. Even if you own the whole world it will make no difference. You cannot catch dunya, it is both for everyone and for no one. Ask from Allāh ﷻ and then walk, today everything is beyond our power.
Jul21 2017 English 6min
The whole world now is controlled by shayṭān. So many lies are going around. Don’t get involved in what doesn’t concern you. When this time is over, S. Mahdī (as) will come in shā’a Llāh, and then it will be golden days.
The Miracle of Qur’ān
Jul20 2017 English 10min
When you remember Allāh ﷻ your heart finds peace and satisfaction. Allāh ﷻ sent His Prophet ﷺ with the real miracle, Qur’ān. We must give it our full respect and attention. It is a heavenly Book that can fill the universe with knowledge and our hearts with health and happiness.
People of Peace
Jul20 2017 English 13min
Muslims are people of peace. This is the way of Prophet ﷺ and the teaching of the Shaykh. We must value the precious inheritance of Mawlānā Shaykh Nazim, his teaching and his light, and hold on to our īmān and not waste what we have been given.
The Freedom of Donkeys
Jul11 2017 English 21min
Everybody wants to be free. They want the freedom of a donkey trampling a field of melons without regard for the farmer, donkey freedom. Islām gives you real freedom. Think of the good of others and know that you are weak and Allāh ﷻ is the absolute Ruler.
Fanā’u fi d-Dunyā
Jul09 2017 English 27min
The world is worshipping dunyā’. Very, very few are thinking of Allāh ﷻ or Rasūlu Llāh ﷺ. Either we understand or we are forced to understand. Only our love for Allāh ﷻ, for the Prophet ﷺ, and for our Shaykh (q) will save us.
Don’t Be Lazy
Jul08 2017 Turkish 14min
The Prophet ﷺ asked refuge in Allāh ﷻ from many things but first from inability (‘ajzi) and laziness (kasal). This world is not a place for rest or pleasure. It is a place for hard work and your time is limited.
Don’t Be Hopeless
Jul07 2017 Turkish 17min
Allāh’s ﷻ order is: Don’t be hopeless. After difficulty comes ease. The important thing is to be on the right way and Allāh ﷻ will reward you. Remember Allāh ﷻ, follow His Prophet ﷺ and stand strong on the way Mawlānā showed.
Jul07 2017 11min
Be Good with Everyone
Jul06 2017 Turkish 11min
The Prophet ﷺ dealt with everyone with sweetness in order to lead them to the right way. He ﷺ advised his companions to do the same, to be friendly and patient. But there are limits and when people go beyond them, leave and don’t sit with them.
Don't Forget Goodness
Jul05 2017 Turkish 9min
People tend to forget the good things other people do and remember the bad. It is a symptom of the selfishness of the culture of today. Allāh ﷻ and His Prophet ﷺ tell us to do just the opposite: remember the good things and forget the bad.
Make it Easy
Jul04 2017 Turkish 12min
Allāh ﷻ has made the religion easy so don’t you make it difficult. Do what He ﷻ orders and don’t listen to the whispering doubts of shayṭān.
Agents of Shayṭān
Jul03 2017 Turkish 15min
There are people who come with bad intentions. They are like scorpions, they cannot be allowed to live around people. They are agents of shayṭān and will receive punishment from heaven.
The Nikāḥ of Sheikh Mehmet Nazim Efendi
Jul02 2017 34min
Marriage in Islām
Jul02 2017 Turkish 11min
Today is the happy occasion of the nikāḥ of Shaykh Mehmet Nazim Efendi. It is important for all to see this example of the clean, pure, light filled way of the Prophet ﷺ. All Muslims, rich or poor, man or woman, should try to obey Allāh’s ﷻ order and marry.
Jul01 2017 Turkish 9min
In these hot summer days remember the Prophet’s ﷺ warning to his companions: The fires of Hell will be hotter. Keep your prayers, give charity and follow Allāh’s ﷻ orders.
The Most Dangerous Enemy
Jun30 2017 Turkish 21min
Beware of the people who speak nicely and look good but who are set against you and your religion. Even if they please you, Allāh ﷻ knows what is in their hearts. They are out to cheat you and will take your property and your belief.
The Gifts of Shawwāl
Jun29 2017 Turkish 9min
Shawwāl is the month between the holy months but Allāh ﷻ has placed His ﷻ gifts in it for us as well. Allāh ﷻ rewards us for our fasting of Ramaḍān and six days in Shawwāl as if fasting the whole year. Many fasted their whole life (Ṣā’imu d-Dahr) like S ‘Ā’ishah (ra). Allāh ﷻ accepts Ramaḍān and the six days like Ṣā’imu d-Dahr.