Is it Possible to Discover the “Essence” of Sufism or Islam? by Dr Yannis Toussulis Author of Sufism and the Way of Blame


Though  the title of this is about Discovering the essence of Sufism or Islam, I think this applies to any particular tradition. I write a post about mostly sufism here […]

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The Golden Eternity and a comment from Llewellyn Vaughan Lee’s Fragments of a Love Story


The following Quote from jack kerouac was taken from the Alone with the Alone Facebook Page . Check it out Dave _____________ “Stare deep into the world before you as […]

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Bayazidian Sufism: Annihilation Without Ritual (3) by Dr. Alireza Nurbakhsh


The second major way to overcome the ego for Bayazid is to attract other people’s blame and to disgrace oneself in the eyes of society. This may sound pretty silly […]

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Bayazidian Sufism: Annihilation Without Ritual (2) by Dr. Alireza Nurbakhsh


“Do not see yourself!” means pursuing God without any hidden agenda, without making any deals and in particular without any thought of yourself. Yet, at the same time, God is […]

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A Note from The Prayer of the Heart Facebook Page


The perfect mystic, to quote the Blessed John Ruysbroeck, “dwells in God, and yet he goes out towards created things in the spirit of love towards all things.” It is […]

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