Shaykh Zahir

080 – Being Elated or Downcast, and Our Belonging to Him

In this episode,  Shaykh Zahir Bacchus covers the 80th aphorism of the Hikam: ” He elates you so as not to keep you in sadness and makes you downcast so as not to abandon you to happiness and brings you forth from both you may belong to none but Him”

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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