Second part of a talk on the principles of spiritual practice with Shaikh Kabir Helminski.
First part of a talk on the principles of spiritual practice with Shaikh Kabir Helminski.
Ya Badi, Ya Qawi, Ya Rahman You spoke and we became. Will You help us tame these desires You implanted in us? You know our limitations and our skill; everything originates with You. So show us the purpose of these faults we find that break our concentration in Your Love. So much to learn, we [...]
With Kabir & Camille Helminski, and Sufi musicians Ali Razmi and friends. Whistler, British Columbia Beginning Thursday dinner at 6 PM and ending with lunch on Sunday. A Threshold Retreat is a time to recharge, elevate our vibration, deepen our perspective on life, and be inspired by each other. Join us for Summer (inshallah) in [...]
Ya Sabur, Ya Hamid, Ya Salam, Ya Haqq, Ya Wadud It is a golden time when Your Sabr is shining. We wait, knowing time is passing, patient with the Decree of God, and yet yearning… You bring us through a tunnel of Love, when first we are birthed, and in this life of longing we [...]
January theme: Through constant remembrance of God is negligence (Ghaflah) dispelled. ~Imam Ali (AS) February theme: A Sufi is not a real Sufi until he (or she) feels a responsibility for all humanity. ~Sulami (10th Century) March theme: The courtesy (adab) of the gnostic (arif) is above any other courtesy, because his or her gnosis [...]
Ya Wadud, Ya Wali, Ya Wakil O Love, continually, You are watching out for us, holding our hand when we are ill, soothing our brow when we are troubled, bringing Peace to our hearts when we have struggled in Your Way and come to know Your Presence with us, in love with us so much, [...]