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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Ramadan 2011: Day 16 Meditation: Praying in the Niche of Light


Aug 16, 2011: Day 16    I have chosen to offer something special for my from the book The Unknown She female readers. It is taken from a conversation between […]

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Ramadan 2011: Day 15 Meditation: If you possess a heart


Aug 15, 2011: Day 15    I have chosen to deviate for a moment from the Quranic based posts and put one of poetry from Hazrati Mevlana or as we […]

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Ramadan 2011: Day 14 Meditation: The Night Vigil


Aug 14, 2011: Day 14     And it is He who has made the night for you as clothing and sleep [a means for] rest and has made the […]

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Ramadan 2011: Day 13 Meditation: Beautify yourselves for every act of Worship


Aug 13, 2011: Day 13   O children of Adam! Indeed, We have given you garments to cover your nakedness, and as a thing of beauty; but the garment of God-consciousness is the best of all. This is one of God’s […]

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Ramadan 2011: Day 12 Meditation: Strive, then, with one another


Aug 12, 2011: Day 12     And to you We have sent this Book of the Truth, confirming the truth of whatever remains of earlier revelations and guarding what is true within. Judge in accordance with […]

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Ramadan 2011: Day 11 Meditation: Messages for those who use their intelligence.


I took it upon myself to speak to as many people on the way as possible. By way here I am not referring to the Sufi way for I have […]

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