The month of Ramaḍān is almost here, the month of the Ummah. Every night is like ‘Īd. Tarāwīḥ is our shukr for the gift of this month. Love can do anything, hate can destroy anything.
Keep Your Heart Golden
May22 2016 English 25min
Love gives meaning to life. Money and power once they are achieved have nothing more to give but spirituality keeps giving. Allah gave you a heart of gold. Don’t mix it with other things. Keep your heart with your murshid who represents the Prophet (sas) and keep your heart golden.
A Message for Niṣfu Sha‘bān
May21 2016 English 46min
Sheikh Bahauddin gives us two messages for this special night. One is for Sheikh Mehmet that he has inherited the heavy responsibility of guiding us, from his father. The second is for us that we must trust in his guidance and follow him because that is the way to safety.
May15 2016 English 24min
The mind has limits, only the heart can fit Allah Almighty. This is spirituality. Always go for love and mercy, don’t go for punishment, not for yourself or for others. The Prophet (sas) made Quraish into Sahaba and they were like stars.
The Donkey and the Carrot
May14 2016 English 19min
It is important to know our level and to improve ourself. Mawlana always giving us the results like a carrot to encourage our donkey. We should be happy with this title. At least we are a donkey belonging to someone.
Be an Empty Cup
May10 2016 English 20min
Allah never gives more than your capacity. But you must increase your capacity. Grow everyday or you have lost. Shayṭān makes waswās to make you doubt yourself. Be like an empty cup and receive more.
May08 2016 English 44min
Know your level and be happy with what you are given. There should be no competition or jealousy if you are busy with what you have been given. This is heavenly satisfaction. There is no limit to the gifts Allah can give. There is a short address by Sheikh Hisham at the end.
The Mouth of the River
May07 2016 English 25min
At the mouth of the river you can’t tell river water from sea water. Mawlana is the mouth of the river. Keep your focus on him. Respect everyone and let them run their own way to the sea. Don’t stop, keep moving ahead.
The ‘Urs Sharīf of Mawlana Sheikh Nazim
May07 2016 English 111min
This is a recording of the events that took place on Saturday the 7th of May at the Selimiye Mosque in Lefkosha, Cyprus. They include a short introduction by Sheikh Hisham Kabbani and a performance by the Mehter Band from Ludwigshafen, Germany and also a musical dhikr from Sheikh Bahauddin Adil and Ayberk Effendi. There is a mawlid and Quran recitation from Imam Abdur-Rahman.
He Taught Us the Best Adab
May06 2016 English 11min
Mawlana taught us the best adab. He appreciated everything. We should not to be sad but be happy with the favors we have been given. And we must know our level and show respect to others, as Sheikh Bahauddin is respecting Sheikh Hisham.
May06 2016 20min
An Assembly at the University
May05 2016 Turkish 44min
Shayṭān’s New Recipe
May01 2016 English 25min
After the birth of the Prophet (sas) shayṭān became invisible. Now he works through the minds of men making them wild and violent. Islam forbids even the unwarranted killing of insects. Islam is love for Allah, His Prophet, and His creation.
What Gives Value
Apr30 2016 English 18min
Love of Rasulullah gives value to everything we do. He provides the understanding of the things that Allah has provided for us or commanded us. We can read Quran and Hadith but without the Prophet (sas), the sahaba, the saints, the sheikhs we cannot reach the treasures they contain.
How to Make Life Difficult
Apr26 2016 English 20min
Allah loves His easygoing servant. Give your love and trust to your Murshid, to Rasulullah, to Allah. Because love has no value unless it is accepted and they accept all the love that is given. We make things difficult in three ways, by being grumpy, not thankful, and by not appreciating.
Apr24 2016 English 29min
Allah’s presence is all around us, imbedded in the creation and yet we don’t hear. It is as if He is shouting but silently. We need the Prophet (sas) to help us to hear and understand. The disease of today is people think Allah is like them and they think they can act for Allah.
Stairway to Satisfaction
Apr23 2016 English 22min
The most important and difficult thing is to be satisfied with your Lord. That brings surrender to His Will and happiness. This is what Tasawwuf brings: love of the Sheikh, of the Prophet (sas), of the Lord. Swimming in the oceans of satisfaction.
The Full Moon of the Religions
Apr19 2016 English 19min
Mawlana simplified his teaching into two principles: surrender to your Lord and be a good one. Put your ego under your feet. All religions came as stages of the moon. Islam is the full moon, encompassing all the others.