Category Archives: Tasawwuf Essentials

Attaining Wilayah

وَالَّذينَ جـٰهَدوا فينا لَنَهدِيَنَّهُم سُبُلَنا ۚ وَإِنَّ اللَّـهَ لَمَعَ المُحسِنينَ “We shall guide those who strive in Our cause to the paths leading straight to Us. Surely God is with those who do good.” (Surah Al-Ankaboot 29:69) Reality of Allazeena Jaahadu … Continue reading

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Treasuring the Noor of Allah swt

[Following is a transcription(not word-by-word) of the talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db 29th August, 2014 – listen to the audio] فَإِنِّي قَرِيبٌ “…indeed I am near.” [2:186] Allah (swt), in Quran, gave us a tremendous gift. He announced … Continue reading

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Retaining the Blessings of Sohbah

[Following are some rough notes that were taken during the CII Tazkiya Talk by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on 29th March, 2012. NOT a transcription] قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَنْ زَكَّاهَا وَقَدْ خَابَ مَنْ دَسَّاهَا [Surah Al-Shams 91:9-10] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ … Continue reading

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On Wuqoof-e-Qalbi(Vigilance of the heart)

[Following has been inspired from an awesome talk by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db explaining ‘Wuqoof-e-Qalb’i given in Chicago, US on 01-11-2003. It is a small excerpt from the talk, not a word-word transcription] وَالَّذِينَ جَاهَدُوا فِينَا لَنَهْدِيَنَّهُمْ سُبُلَنَا وَإِنَّ اللَّهَ … Continue reading

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Concept of Asma-ul-Husna

[Following are highlights of a CII tazkiya talk delivered on 08-04-2010 by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on, ‘The Concept of Asma-ul-Husna – the 99 Names of Allah swt” ] Tazkya Talk Flyer ->  [To listen to Shaykh’s Tazkya Talk every Thursday 10:10pm pst [Click … Continue reading

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Dawaah by Addressing the Heart

[Inspired from CII talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on the 24th of November, 2011] Dowload original talk here وَذَكِّرْ فَإِنَّ الذِّكْرَى تَنْفَعُ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ [51:55] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ [37:180-182] I … Continue reading

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Understanding the Three Types of Nafs

CII talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed. 18-11-10 [Question 1 of 3] Q1: Can you please explain the different types of nafs, nafs-e-ammara, nafs-e-lawwama and nafs-e-mutmainna. A: In the Quran-e-Kareem the word nafs is used in two ways. 1. First way that the wordnafs is … Continue reading

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