Shaykh Zahir

081-082 – Knowers of Allah are Afraid When Elated

The Hikam

In this episode,  Shaykh Zahir Bacchus covers the 81st and 82nd aphorisms of the Hikam #81 :“Knowers of Allah are more afraid when elated then they are when downcast because those who keep to the limits of good manners when elated are few” and  #82:”The ego has its share from elation by the exultation, while being downcast the ego has no share in”

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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