Before Holi comes, invoking the blessings and significance of such mystics is vital to our collective spiritual consciousness.
22 Feb 2020 3:25 AM
In one of his discourses, The Art of Being and Becoming, Hazrat Inayat relays that “the first sign of realisation is tolerance towards others.
06 Feb 2020 2:16 AM
Popularly known as Qutb Saheb, he was the spiritual and intellectual successor of Khwaja Gharib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti of Ajmer.
18 Jan 2020 3:08 AM
Urs means “wedding” and in Sufism, death anniversaries of mystics are celebrated as wedding ceremonies.
14 Dec 2019 6:16 AM
The traditional reciters of Milad, popularly known as milad khwans, beautifully explain the Sirah (lifetime and message) of the Prophet (pbuh).
09 Nov 2019 12:40 AM
Habba was among the few Kashmiri women who found their way to the echelons of power as the Queen of Kashmir’s famous King.
07 Sep 2019 6:54 AM
Makhdum Sahib’s entire lineage was known for an intellectual legacy and an ethics-based spirituality (Tariqat).
10 Aug 2019 5:50 AM
More to the point, Sha’rani’s seminal work al-’Uhud al-Muhammadiyya is a guiding light for the modern seekers in Sufism.
27 Jul 2019 12:08 AM
Besides a Shattari Sufi pioneer, Ghaus Gwaliyari was one of the first translators of yoga texts to Persian in the 16th century.
15 Jun 2019 2:08 AM
Ramazan offers an opportunity to emulate the glorious social characteristics of the Prophet (pbuh).
04 May 2019 12:45 AM
Replete with divine bounties and spiritual blessings, Shab-e-Bar’at assumes a great festive flavour in India with fireworks and lighting of homes.
20 Apr 2019 6:03 AM
After the catastrophes of the two World Wars, we are now fated to see the biggest tragedy of the 21st century.
03 Apr 2019 1:41 AM
This syncretic culture in India was actually inspired by the holiest Sufi saint of Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia and his disciple, Amir Khusrow.
23 Mar 2019 6:29 AM
For Hindus, Basant Panchami is dedicated to Saraswati who is venerated as a deity of wisdom.
19 Feb 2019 5:24 AM
Some Sufis even warn of the toxic effects of mixing religion with politics.
19 Jan 2019 6:30 AM
Prophet himself was an epitome of modesty and humbleness, as several hadith narrators, like Ibn Umar, have reported.
26 Dec 2018 6:34 AM
An extremely modest Sufi, Akhi Siraj spent all his short-lived life in the wider dissemination of spiritual intellect in the vast land of Bengal.
28 Nov 2018 12:44 AM
Devotion to Prophets is one of the basic creeds of Islamic faith.
14 Nov 2018 5:51 AM
At the same time, Lalla’s poetry came crashing down on the parasitic forms of ritualism and false religiosity.
10 Nov 2018 7:11 AM
Rishi-Sufis focused not only on spiritual pursuits but also social, economic and cultural development of the Kashmir Valley.
22 Oct 2018 6:02 AM