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Letters of Shaykh al-‘Arabi al-Darqawi. Translated by Titus Burckhardt. A selection from the Rasa’il al-darqawiyya, an important document among the Sufi . THE first edition of the Encyclopaedia of Islam, published in , while admitting the importance of the Darqāwī order (see Derkāwā) in Morocco and Algeria. Mawlay al-‘Arabi ad-Darqawi.. letters from the Shaykh to the Fuqara on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. I advise all of you, elite and common.

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There is no doubt that every man is part of the meanings just as the sea has waves, but the sensory darrqawi overwhelmed them and taken hold of their hearts and limbs. He was beloved by all who saw him.

There is no doubt that if anyone obtains reflection — even if it is after a year, or two or three years — then he has obtained great good and a clear secret since it says in Prophetic tradition, “An hour of reflection is better than seventy years of worship. Whenever he spoke, people would laugh, even if they were worried or sad. By Allah, it will give you strength.

Whoever has missed prayers should make them up, Otherwise he will have cause to regret them.

Furthermore, it is darqai to leave that which does not tempt us away from it if doing that will be more likely to preserve it. If he takes note and cuts 36 himself off from what he was relying on and returns to what he indicated, then what he had of distress and affliction will be lifted from him,” and so on. Serve whoever serves Me and exhaust whoever serves you. The one who turns to it with his heart and limbs is the one who turns away from Allah with his heart and limbs.

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By these continuous supererogatory practices, he, may Allah be pleased with him, received from Allah the fullest portion and greatest share. Because of that, he brings him out of retreat to be sociable with people so that his state may be diminished and thereby he becomes safe from obliteration.

The inner meanings do not descend on a heart unless it has a mighty connection with seeing the essence of its Lord. What is desired is to 32 penetrate deeply into the inward. Be occupied with Allah and He will drive him away from you. However, a large number of people have separated themselves from it in order to immerse themselves in the meanings by their separation from it for the rest of their lives, may Allah be pleased with them and give us the benefit of their baraka.

He should put death in front of his eyes. There is no doubt that the words of the great like al-Junayd, al-Ghazali, ash-Shadhili, Ibn ‘Arabi al-Hatimi and their likes, may Allah be pleased with them, were rejected and refuted by those who had not reached their station since their words are only understood by one who has obtained their station. The Darqawi Way has two practices which its adepts perform as part of their discipline.

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Sometimes it is in fleeing from people and sometimes in associating with them and being friendly with them, and so forth. He is loved by those from whom the veils have been lifted and from whom otherness is distant.

It is famous place which people visit. If we had kept what the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, brought us, and our hearts and limbs had not opposed it at all, we would have no need of the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, nor, by Allah, the shaykh.


This diamond — I drink it! He was on his guard about what people gather and store.

Using this method, a great thought came to me. He told me, “Whenever one of the meanings comes to you, hurry to tether it or it will escape you. They knows lerters actions. It was lack of natural disposition. This is the one who rejoices at time’s misfortune while time does not rejoice at his misfortune.

This is the nature of the Essence with the one who is constantly attached to it.

Letters On The Spiritual Path

This teaching of mine is plentiful, and I did not mean it for one particular person of the people of my love. We are content with less than that, but only the ignorant person is content with anything less than arrival. Our Prophet, peace be upon him, should be mentioned there and in every noble place. By Allah, it is the means of the deen which one should be concerned with in every age, and especially in this time since concern with matters of the deen without worldly things is almost as if earqawi had never existed.

Allah is the authority for what we say. They were a group who were like fledglings in the nest in the morning and evening until the time when he was given permission by Allah. Recognise the value of the state which you have. None takes her and enjoys her excellence, beauty, and what charms she has lettere for the one who has 60 abandoned his passion.