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Sufi wisdom!

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” In washing your arms,
pray that your arms work
… only for God’s pleasure, …
and not to injure anyone
for any evil ends. ”

– Sufi Sense

 

 

 

 

Text & image source: Rumi, Saadi, Hafiz (Poems and Quotes) https://web.facebook.com/RumiSaadiHafiz/

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#FromtheMinaret . . . The company of the good …

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” The company of the good …
… will make you good.
The company of the bad
… will make you bad.

Those who are the same nature
… fly off together.
Eagles soar eagles, … pigeons
… flutter with pigeons.”

– Mevlana RUMI

 

 

 

 

Text & image source: Rumi, Saadi, Hafiz (Poems and Quotes) https://web.facebook.com/RumiSaadiHafiz/

#FromtheMinaret . . . thirteen enemies you cannot see –

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“Declare your jihad on thirteen enemies you cannot see –
Egoism, Arrogance, Conceit, Selfishness, Greed, Lust,
Intolerance, Anger, Lying, Cheating, Gossiping and Slandering.
If you can master and destroy them,
then will be ready to fight the enemy you can see.”

~ Al-Ghazali

 

 

 

 

 

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Text source: AZ Quotes http://www.azquotes.com/author/21932-Al_Ghazali

#FromtheMinaret . . . May there still shine … The torch of hope …

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” O Thou …
Who all things
mortal and divine
Hast fashioned, …
and by Whom
… alone we live.

May there still shine …
The torch
of hope …
… that Thou …

… to us didst give! ”

– Zeb -un- Nissa
( from: Diwan )

 

 

 

 

 

Text & image source: Rumi, Saadi, Hafiz (Poems and Quotes) https://web.facebook.com/RumiSaadiHafiz/

#FromtheMinaret . . . Often love between two persons intensifies…

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“Often love between two persons intensifies
not because of beauty or some advantage,
but because of sheer spiritual affinity.”

-Imam al-Ghazali (rh:) [Ihya, book 36]

 

 

 

 

 

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#FromtheMinaret . . . Do not think little of any good deed,

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“Do not think little of any good deed,
even if it is just greeting your brother with a smile.”

~Prophet Muhammad ( sallahu alaihi wa salam)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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#FromtheMinaret . . . All the beauty, splendor, . . .

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“All the beauty, splendor, and attractiveness in the world
comes from the lights of Allah’s essence
and the traces of His attributes.”

~Imam al-Ghazali (rh:)

 

 

 

 

 

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