spiritual

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The Nights are a Revival

Osman Nuri Topbaş
THE NIGHTS ARE A REVIVAL If one’s nights are spent in seeking forgiveness, with a renewal of one’s belief, in togetherness with the Messenger of...
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The Need to Avoid the World Of Unbelievers

Osman Nuri Topbaş
THE NEED TO AVOID THE WORLD OF UNBELIEVERS ghayri l-maghdūbi ‘alayhim (1:7) [He] wills that we do not resemble those who are astray, those who...
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The Secret of Knowing Allah in The Heart, The Worst of Things is The Dissipation of Time

Osman Nuri Topbaş
For the Messenger of Allah, upon him be peace and blessings, for the illustrious, subtle, pure soul of the Messenger of Allah, that of his...
OTHER LECTURES

SPIRITUAL FORESIGHT (FIRASAH)

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Firasah is a light with which the Lord awards the hearts of His beloved servants. In other words, it is the transpiring of an incisive intelligence, genius,...
OTHER LECTURES

THE HUMILITY OF OUR PROPHET

Osman Nuri Topbaş
The Messenger of Allah says: “Allah the Almighty revealed to me that “Be so humble toward each other that none of you should transgress his limits and...
FROM BOOKS

Sufi Narratives and Lessons

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Saints, who reach the core of companionship through the Lord, remain the companions of entire humankind for eternity....

Advice from the Righteous

Osman Nuri Topbaş
The cautions and advices of the righteous are reflections from the climes of the Quran and the words of the Prophet....
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VISITING GRAVES    

Osman Nuri Topbaş
I had forbidden you from visiting graves. But now you may, for visiting graves will remind you of the Hereafter. (Tirmidhi, Janaiz, 60; Muslim, Janaiz,...
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SEEKING SPIRITUAL BLESSINGS (TABARRUK)

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Respect shown to the loving memory of the Blessed Prophet –upon him blessings and peace- comes from the strength of the bond of love and...
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MEDIATION (TAWASSUL)

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Every path and vehicle that delivers the servant to the essential purpose of his existence is considered a means (wasilah). To mediate, or to seek...
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DIVINE AWARDS

Osman Nuri Topbaş
All beings other than Allah, glory unto Him, have been created through the manifestation of His attribute al-Latif (the Graceful); in other words, through His...

MARIFATULLAH OR KNOWLEDGE OF THE DIVINE

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Since a mature person who has attained to marifatullah now stands beneath the manifestation of the love of the Real, he incinerates all egoistic tendencies...