Blessed Day of Arafat!

In the Blessed Name and Ever Unfolding Reality of Bismillahirrahmanirrahim Beloved Companions of the Way of Love I stand together with you and our Pirs and our Prophet on this great day of Arafat. I…

Day of Arafat, Fasting, Prayer and Rejoicing

In the All-Encompassing Name of Allah Who is Tender Compassion and Powerful Love Dearest Companions of the Heart, May we all be embraced in the peace of Hajj. The pilgrims are already making their way…

Meditation for Hajj

In Allah’s Boundless Love Meditation: Envision your heart as the Kaaba, or envision your heart as the Black Stone embedded within the Kaaba. The Black Stone is reported to be the stone of witness in…

Day of Arafat with Effendi and Nur

In Allah’s Infinite Mercy and Love Labayk Allahume labbayk! I have come O Allah I have come to you! Beloveds, peace be upon you and upon all those with you on this great day of…

Hajj and Arafat

In the Blessed Name of Allah, infinite Compassion and Love O Lovers, In these powerful days of the Hajj leading up to the day of Arafat, let us drop all inner preoccupation with other affairs,…

Blessed Hajj

In Allah’s infinite compassion and love Beloveds, May Allah open our hearts and make our veils transparent to the Essence as we enter the sacred month of pilgrimage, the month of Hajj. Let each of…

Come Today to Mount Arafat O Pilgrims of Love

In the Name of Allah, infinitely compassionate, boundlessly merciful Beloveds, May we all be filled with the sweetest peace of union on this glorious day, the ninth day of Hajj, the day of Arafat. The…

The Month of Hajj

In the Name of Allah’s Infinite Love We are in the month of Hajj, when the outer pilgrimage to the holy shrines of Mecca and Medina and the Mount of Arafat began. Over 2 million…

The Hajj, the Pilgrimage, Fifth Pillar of Islam

In the Name of Allah’s all-embracing Compassion and Love The Hajj, the Pilgrimage, fifth pillar of Islam Dear dervishes, Once in our lifetime we are requested to undertake the sacred journey to the valley of…