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Their normal condition is that of absence [ghaiba] with the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is Heand they are present only when the moment comes for a commandment or prohibition to be observed. Look beyond your work and the expectation of recompense for it from creatures [al-khalq] and Creator [al-Khaliq].
In His own words Almighty and Glorious is He:. As far as your heart is concerned, you will be secluded with the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is He because of what it knows.
How can you feel at ease with yourself, when you are instructing others to do what you yourself do not practice? Be one of those who long for His countenance.
When Moses peace be upon him was shepherding the flocks and herds, his tongue was afflicted with stammering, gabbling, mispronunciation and stuttering, so when the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is He wished to send him back [to his people], He inspired him [alhamahu] to say:.
You must experience the mortification of your lower subilme, your desires and your devils, before you die. You tell other people what they must do, but you do not do it yourself. He makes him vicegerent in His kingdom, as the Pharaoh of Egypt made Joseph peace be upon him his vicegerent, delegating to him revelatiob power to rule his kingdom and its subjects and to administer his dominion and its resources, and appointing him custodian of his treasuries.
Then the days and nights may roll by them, and the months turn into years, but their condition will be one and the same, as they remain unchanging with the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is He. He will provide you with the facility [tawfiq] and the opportunity to take from it, and when you do take something from it, it will be with His blessing [baraka].
When someone blots out creatures by virtue of his realization of Unity [tawhid], blots out this revelagion by virtue of his renunciation [zuhd], and blots out everything else apart from his Lord Almighty and Glorious is He by virtue of his longing, that person is completely prepared for righteousness [salah] and success [najah], and he will enjoy the all the blessings of this world and the hereafter.
The hypocritical pretender gets the things of this world through his religion, and by assuming the guise of the righteous [as-salihun] without being worthy of it. Thus He manifests His power, as He manifested it in the staff of Moses peace be upon him.
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Allah Almighty and Glorious is He has said:. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. This is why a certain wise man said: Perhaps Qutbiyya will come in the last of his spiritual states. Be indifferent to their praise and their blame alike. The Controller [al-Musallit] is One. O siblime who turn away from the Lord of Truth Glorious and Exalted is He and from the champions of truth among His servants, devoting yourselves to fellow creatures and associating with them, how long will your devotion to them last?
He fashions them for Himself as He fashioned Moses peace be upon him sublme, for as He told him: As long as your hearts are remote from Him, you will behave toward Him badly, but when they draw near, your conduct will improve. He is the Creator of the heavens and the earth, of all they contain and of what lies between them. Are you not ashamed to say with your tongue: But when this is not fully accomplished, they firmly believe that they are in damnation [hulk].
They have traded one kind of food for another kind of food, a garden for a garden, an abode for an abode.
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He who has lost the path [tariq] of the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is He and gone astray from it, stays on the path of creatures. O Allah, [grant] nearness with no remoteness! Your asceticism [zuhd] is part of your facade. Fly away with your heart until you alight on the shore of the ocean of your nearness to your Lord Almighty and Glorious is He.
I am not ashamed to confront you. Take him as your model in his words and his deeds.
Gradually, as their intelligence develops, they give up one thing and then another, learning correct behavior from their parents and their teachers. It is the link between you and Allah Almighty and Glorious is He.
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If you can dig yourself a den in the earth to hide away in, do it. Make us benefactors to one another, and include us all in Your mercy. Obey Allah and do not rebel against Him. There is no escape from its greedy clutches unless one knows ar-rabbabi really well, and is intensely wary of it and of its cunning tricks. You will be unable to evict it from sublimee heart and to abstain from it, and it will kill you as it has killed others.
I have hastened to You, my Lord, that You might be well pleased. If you humble yourself for the sake of the righteous [as-salihun], you are likely ar-abbani be humble toward Allah Almighty and Glorious is He. Do you not feel ashamed of saying: O fugitives from your Master, return!
You must be calm and unobtrusive in the presence of the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is Heand give up bad behavior. They help one another to summon the people, inviting them to faith [iman], affirmation of Unity [tawhid] and sincerity [ikhlas] in action.
Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. So blessed be Allah, the Reveltion of Creators! They become extinct [fanun] to themselves and to others, and they remain in this condition. Strip yourself bare of what you now have on, so that I may get for you from the Lord of Truth Almighty and Glorious is He an outfit that will never wear out.
Woe unto you, O hypocrite, you wish I would leave this town. The time is pregnant [hubla]; you will see what comes of it.
If people had only to make their claims to have subliem accepted, one group would claim the blood and property of another. There is nothing I am more afraid of for my Community [umma] than a hypocrite with a learned tongue. Leave good and evil to your outer, and concentrate on your inner together with the Creator of good and evil. O you who lay claim to knowledge, where is your al-ffath with the fear of Allah Almighty and Glorious is He?