Final Ten Days

Bismillahirahmanirahim Beloved Community Peace to your hearts, bodies, minds and souls. Beginning with sunset last night we have entered the last ten days of the glorious Ramadan. May we feel gratitude flowing in every cell…

Divine Names Retreat: Ya Ghafur Ya Rahim

Bismillahirahmanirahim Salam to your hearts Beloveds and Ramadan Karim! In recent readings of the Quran, about 3 and 4 days ago, there were many repetitions of Ya Ghafur Ya Rahim.  In the Quran the beautiful…

Divine Names Retreat: Ar-Rahman, Ar Rahim, Bismillahrahmanirahim

Bismillahirahmanirahim In the All-Embracing Name of Boundless Mercy and Supreme Love  BLESSED RAMADAN   RAMADAN MUBARAK May Allah the Generous Beloved grant us the best Ramadan we have ever experienced! The month of Mercy can…

Divine Names Retreat: Standing Naked Before Your Divinity

Bismillahirahmanirahim Forgiveness removes the veils between one’s self and one’s Beloved The veils which have covered our heart, The gross structures of self-protection and aggrandizement that we build to make us feel validated and secure,…

Divine Names Retreat: Ya Ghaffar, Ya Ghaffur, Ya Afuw

Bismillahirahmanirahim  Peace to your hearts beloved Companions of the Divine Names Retreat, I would like to remain with the beautiful Names of Forgiveness for another week, at least until the beginning of the Ramadan which…

Buona Pasqua!

In Allah’s Ever Returning, Ever Renewing Love Blessed Easter Blessed last day of Passover Blessed days of Shaban flowing into Ramadan Blessed Communities of the Faithful May the faithful ones be victorious with the victory…

Divine Name Retreat: Ya Ghaffar (More)

Bismillahirahmanirahim Peace to your hearts Companions of the Divine Names Retreat. I omitted to suggest in my last letter that we sit with the Name Ya Ghaffar and let it sink into our being. Let…

Divine Name Retreat: Ya Ghaffar

Bismillahirahmanirahim  Beloved Shaykha Amina, Circle Guides and Companions in the Heart of Love  Blessed Feast of Passover Pesach when the Angel of Death passed over the houses of the Community of Moses in Egypt Blessed…

Divine Names Retreat, Ya Nurun ala Nur

Bismillahirahmanirahim Beloved Shaykha Amina, Circle Guides and Companions of the Tariqat Peace to your hearts.  And may your peace increase manifold through the study we have now entered of the Esma ul Husna, the Beautiful…

Divine Names Retreat: Ya Nur

Bismillahirahmanirahim Beloved Community Blessed Nowruz, Blessed Spring Equinox, Blessed approach to the Full Moon of Shaban Night of Forgiveness! This is the day when Persian people celebrate the New Year, when the light of the…