40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 8- Being Thankful

Rule # 8 Whatever happens in your life, no matter how troubling things might seem, do not enter the neighbourhood of despair. Even when all doors remain closed, God will open up a new path only for you. Be thankful! It is easy to be thankful when all is well. A Sufi is thankful not only for… Continue reading Rule # 8- Being Thankful

40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 4- A True Lover’s Heart ♥

Rule # 4 You can study God through everything and everyone in the universe, because God is not confined in a mosque, synagogue, or church. But if you are still in need of knowing where exactly His abode is, there is only one place to look for Him: in the heart of a true lover.… Continue reading Rule # 4- A True Lover’s Heart ♥

40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 3- Seek the Depth

Rule # 3 Each and every reader comprehends the Holy Qur’an on a different level in tandem with the depth of his understanding. There are four levels of insight. The first level is the outer meaning and it is the one that the majority of the people are content with. Next is the Batıni—the inner… Continue reading Rule # 3- Seek the Depth