Reflection on Blogging about Sufism and my experiences with it


We’re prisoners in the shackles of an immense passion Afflicted and tormented with manacles on our ankles we are the miserable ones in the deserts o love skilled in the field of riot and revolution. Sometimes were thunder sometimes a bolt of lightening sometimes were clouds sometimes the sea. Sometimes were intellectuals sometimes were crazy were bewildered…just bewildered headless, footless, nothing in our pockets, worthless drunkards… though sometimes were revealed sometimes concealed sometimes earth-like were abased and debased sometimes sky like were exalted and transcendent in the tavern of ruin like Sayeed we’ve fallen down beyond all religion or infidelity after draining cup after cup after cup of wine. – Shah Nimatullah

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Starting on new Foot sharing my personal narrative: I saw a tree and a fire, and heard a voice


I was asked by a reader what is it like  to be a dervish, and I couldn’t answer. While I could quote beautiful poems but i didn’t think that would be fair. […]

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Sufism and Dream – A post from the Technology of the Heart and en from Love is a Fire by Llewellyn Vaughan Lee


I read this great post on Sadiq‘s Blog The Technology of the Heart entitled more Dreams Sent Our Way . He talked about dreams being symbolic messages which arise from the knowledge […]

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