Articles

September 30, 2022 10 mins

Shaykh Yaqut al-‘Arsh al-Habashi: A Successor of Shaykh Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi

Author: Shaykh Dr. Hisham A. Hellyer If the teachings of the Shadhuli order of Sufis (al-tariqa al-Shadhuliyya) are noted in our times, it is mainly to the writings of the Alexandrian Maliki jurisprudent (faqih), Shaykh Ahmad b. Ata’illah al-Sakandari. Additionally, the commonly reported chain of transmission (silsila) from Sidi Abu al-Hasan al-Shadhuli, the eponymous founder […]
September 28, 2022 6 mins

Tariqa Muhammadiyya Article Three: The Virtues of Taqwa in Hadiths

In the name of Allah, Most Beneficent, Most Merciful. Taqwa is the concern within one to refrain from what is displeasing to Allah and preserve what is pleasing to Him. It manifests itself upon our limbs, but it begins from the heart. This article series—based upon Shaykh Faraz Rabbani’s course “The Path of Muhammad: Birgivi’s […]
September 21, 2022 6 mins

Tariqa Muhammadiyya Article Two: The Virtues of Taqwa in the Quran

In the name of Allah, Most Beneficent, Most Merciful. Taqwa is the concern within one to refrain from what is displeasing to Allah and preserve what is pleasing to Him. It manifests itself upon our limbs, but it begins from the heart. This article series—based upon Shaykh Faraz Rabbani’s course “The Path of Muhammad: Birgivi’s […]
September 16, 2022 14 mins

Rooted Beings – Achieving Enlightenment Through Knowledge

Article by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani This talk was transcribed by an internal student and based on the lecture by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani which you can watch here: Rooted Beings – Faraz Rabbani. Rooted Beings May God’s peace, blessings, and mercy be upon you all. In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate. All praise […]