Shaykh Zahir

040 – Good Opinion of Allah

The Hikam

In this episode, Shaykh Zahir Bacchus covers the 40th aphorism of the Hikam: “If you do not think the best of Allah because of His intrinsic goodness then think best of Him because of His dealings with you.  Has he ever bestowed upon you anything but good? He has ever given to (vouchsafed) you anything but gifts?

This podcast covers “The Hikam”,  considered a classical masterpiece in spiritual literature – written by the great spiritual master of 13th/14th century Ibn Ata’illah. The Hikam is  a book of spiritual aphorisms containing timeless and pure spiritual wisdom.

Shaykh Zahir is the Co-Founder and Executive Director at Lote Tree Foundation. He also serves was the Imam at the Jamiat-ul-Ansar Masjid in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
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