Death of the heart

If we do not get upset whenever we miss an act of virtue or prayer and if we do not … More

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Search

No search pursued with the help of your Lord remains at a standstill, but any search pursued by yourself will … More

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True reflection

 Nothing benefits the heart more than a spiritual seclusion whereby it enters the domain of true reflection. – Ibn Ata’illah … More

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Know thyself…

‎Become realised in your attributes and He will strengthen you with His: Realise your humility and He will strengthen you … More

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My Lord’s Generosity

O Allah! Everytime my shame silences me, Your Generosity makes me speak! – Ibn Ata’illah Iskandari rahimahu Llah –

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Free or slave…

You are free from what you have despaired of while you are slave to what you crave for. —Hikam of … More

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Realise…

Become realised in your attributes and He will strengthen you with His: Realise your humility and He will strengthen you … More

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Company

Do not keep the company of one whose state does not spiritually enliven you, or whose speech does not direct … More

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Who is a believer?

If you are asked, Who is a believer? Say, One who is aware of his own faults and does not … More

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Blessings

Hardships are pathways to blessings. – Ibn Ata’illah rahimahu Llah –

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Signs of Ignorance

From – Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi’s “al-Fatwa wa al-Qada fi al-Islam”, 1433 AH: The Messenger of Allah (salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), … More

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Good fortune meet

I have masters full of power and might – my forehead is at their feet; Though I’m not of them, … More

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From disobedience to obedience

O Allah, transport me from the humiliation of disobedience to the honor of obedience. – Ibn Ata’illah al-Iskandari rahimahu Llah … More

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Du’a of a believer

When a du’a comes on the lips of a believer, it’s a sign that Allah wants to grant him that … More

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Foolishness of the self

Postponing actions until the presence of free time is from the foolishness of the self. – Ibn ‘Aṭa’illāh al-Sakandarī rahimahu Llah –

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Return for succes

One of the heralds of success in endings is returning to Allah Most High in beginnings. – Ibn Ata’illah al-Sakandari … More

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He Wants To Give You

Allah doesn’t allow you to open your hands and call upon Him, rather that He wants to answer you. – … More

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My Gentle Lord!

My Lord, how gentle You are with me despite my great ignorance and how merciful You are with me despite … More

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So not be amazed!

Shaykh ibn Ata’illah as-Sakandari {May have Mercy upon him} said: Don’t be so amazed with your self that you begin … More

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The Merciful Allah

My God how gentle you are with me in spite of my great ignorance and how merciful You are with … More

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Decree of Destiny

Not a breath (nafas) do you expire but a decree of Destiny has made it go forth. – Ibn ‘Ata … More

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