Understanding of Muraqaba (Meditation)

Muraqaba is a sufi term that means fear, to inspect, to watch over, to take care of, to control, to look at one’s inner world, to be entranced, to think of the aim at all times, to look at Allah with the heart at all times, to keep the soul under control in order to protect the heart from bad deeds, to know that Lord knows every state of a person, to dismiss everything from one’s mind and be ready to receive inspiration from Allah by kneeling down and closing the eyes. The gist of the teachings Read more [...]

Sufism and Tasawwuf

Today most of people calling a spiritual one as "SUFI" . Even a meditation guy or girl also calling himself a sufi... so the word "SUFI" has been misunderstood in today's society. The word SUFI defines a thought-form which believes in oneness, but islamic sufi is not a sufi without practicing Shariah. Islam has no SUFISM but a proper and powerful islamic branch of Tasawwuf. Tasawwuf is a branch of Islamic knowledge which focuses on the spiritual development of the Muslim. Allah  sent His final Read more [...]

Islamic Spirituality & Sufism

Sufism is a way of life in which a deeper identity is discovered and lived. This deeper identity, beyond the already known personality, is in harmony with all that exists. This deeper identity, or essential self, has abilities of awareness, action, creativity and love that are far beyond the abilities of the superficial personality. Eventually it is understood that these abilities belong to a greater life and being which we individualize in our own unique way while never being separate from it. Sufism Read more [...]

Spirituality and Religion

Maybe you’ve heard about spirituality but aren’t really sure what it is. Well, it's different from religion, and you can practise it even if you’re not religious. Find out about different kinds of spirituality and the reasons why some people decide to live spiritual lives. What is spirituality? Spirituality is something that’s talked about a lot but is often misunderstood. Many people think that spirituality and religion are the same thing, and so they bring their beliefs and prejudices Read more [...]