The Golden Chain

Stories and Sayings of Khwaja Bahauddin Shah Naqshband

Khwaja Muhammad Bahauddin Shah Naqshband (may God sanctify his innermost being), the seventeenth Shaykh in the Naqshbandi Golden Chain and at the same time, the eighth Khwaja of the ‘Khwajagan’ – the Masters of Wisdom of Central Asia, said the following:-

“Our method is to work through friendly dialogue. Seclusion fosters repute, with all its attendant dangers. Welfare lies in association. Those who follow this way derive great benefit and blessing from gathering together in friendly spirit.”