Friday 15th June, 2018 is a Special Day for Sufis and Muslims, being Eid ul Fitr, the festive day at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. We wish you ‘Eid Mubarak’ and Blessings at this Joyful time.
God possesses a drink which is reserved for his intimate Friends (Awliya):
When they drink they become intoxicated, when they become intoxicated they become joyful,
when they become joyful they become sweet, when they become sweet they begin to melt,
when they begin to melt they become free, when they become free they seek,
when they seek they find, when they find they arrive, when they arrive they join,
and when they join there is no difference between them and their Beloved.
– Sayyidina Ali ibn Abu Talib.
Sayyidina Ali ibn Abu Talib was the cousin of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, and was the Fourth Caliph of Islam. He was one of the most accomplished men in history, being fully enlightened spiritually, a beloved Ruler, a brave & chivalrous Soldier, a renown legal Judge & a heart melting Poet.
The Prophet said, “If I am the City of Knowledge, then Ali is the Doorway to that City”.