Categories : Sohbet

Q&A: Why Is It That I Find It Hard To Focus While Listening To Shaykh Mawlana Nazim’s Sohbets?

http://naksibendi.us Question- I find it very difficult to keep focused whilst listening to Shaykh Mawlana’s Sohbets. I try hard but after a few minutes I can not understand what they are saying. It seems so heavy. I would like to be able to listen to the Sohbets, but find it ve

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Leave Your Anger Outside Of The Association

Q&A: Will Allah SWT Forgive My Sins Even After Being A Mureed?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Will Allah forgive my sins even after being a Mureed? I am really disappointed for my sins and worried if Allah will forgive me or not? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 28, 2014

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Q&A: Can You Please Clarify Rabita And Asking Madad From Your Shaykh?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Some people who recently gave bayat are confused about rabita, they think that it might be shirk to ask for help from their Shaykh instead of Allah. Could you please clarify for them? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI

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Q&A: If We Came From Allah, Why Did We Forget Who Created Us?

http://naksibendi.us Question- If we came from Allah, why did we forget who created us? How can we remember Allah again? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 28, 2014

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In Order To Study Yourself You Need A Mirror

Q&A: Can You Explain The Importance Of Tariqat Knowledge In Comparison To Scholastic Knowledge?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Can you please the explain the importance of Tariqat knowledge in comparison to scholarly knowledge. I am having difficulty in portraying this information to people that keep advising me to study Fiqh. Alongside this, I am getting frustrated at how peopl

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Q&A: What Is The Difference Between Thinking In The Way Tariqat Teaches And Being Doubtful?

http://naksibendi.us Question- In many sohbets, Shaykh Abdulkerim Efendi tells us to ‘think’. What is the difference between thinking in the way Tarikat teaches us and doubting or being skeptical? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGA

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Companionship With The Awliya Allah- Jummah Khutbah

Is Man Spending His Day In The Remembrance Of Allah?

Q&A: If We Have To Have A Beard, What Should Its Appropriate Length Be?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Many soldiers during the later period of the Ottoman Empire had mustaches. Is it also permissible for today’s mureeds of Shaykh Mawlana Nazim to have a mustache or goatee? If we have to have a beard, what should its appropriate length be? Lokman Ef

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Q&A: Can You Tell Us More About Hazrat Uthman (RA)?

http://naksibendi.us Question- We hear about Hazrat Abu Bakr (ra), Umar (ra) and Ali (ra) often but not so much about Hazrat Uthman (ra). Can you tell us more about this great Sahaba? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 20, 20

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Q&A: What Is The Best Way To Gift Recitation Of Surahs To The Awliya?

http://naksibendi.us Question- What is the best way to read and gift Surahs to the Awliya and our Shaykh? I am afraid my reading of the Qur’an is weak and may mess it up. What is most favored and pleased by the beloved ones of Allah? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim

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Q&A: Because There Is No Khalifah, Does This Mean There Is No Fighting in Defence For Islam Now?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Only the Khalifah can call for Jihad we have no Khalifah now. Does this mean that there is no way that we can fight in defense of Islam now? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 20, 2014

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The Martyrs Of Canakkale (Gallipoli)

Learn About The Ottomans

Learn About The Ottomans Sohbet by Lokman Efendi on The Day Of Canakkale (Battle of Gallipoli)

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Q&A: What Is The Relationship Between Destiny (Qadr) And Free Will In Islam?

http://naksibendi.us Question- I am a Christian friend who accompanies you every Thursday from Chile. I would like to ask the relationship between Destiny (Qadar) and free will in Islam? God Bless you. Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New

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Q&A: Do Animals Know The Sacred Names Of Allah Also?

http://naksibendi.us Question- While performing Zikr, I notice the crickets singing in unision with the Zikr. Do animals know the sacred names of Allah also? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 13, 2014

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Q&A: I Get Unusual Thoughts While In Prayer. Do My Prayers Get Accepted With Such Thoughts?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Sometimes when I pray, I get unusual thoughts that bother me. When I am one with my prayer they go away. My intention is always to pray no matter what thoughts come to me. Do my prayers get accepted with such thoughts? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh A

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Q&A:Where Can I Get The True History Of The Ottoman Empire?

http://naksibendi.us Question- I am from Kerala, India. I love Tasawwuf and its people. I heard bad stories about the Ottomans from Imran Hosein. He says innocent Christians suffered from the Ottomans. I wish to know about the facts. Where can I get true history of the Ottoman Empire?

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Q&A: What Is The Best Or Different Forms Of Sadaqa I Can Give For Myself And For Others?

http://naksibendi.us Question- I am not a person of many means. What is the best or different forms of Sadaqa I can give for myself and for others I make intention to help? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 13, 2014

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Q&A: Should We Stay Away From Imams Who Openly Stated Their Opinions Against Naksibendi Tariqat?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Should we stay away from Imams who openly stated their opinion against the Naksibendi Tarikat or is it okay to attend their jamaats? Lokman Efendi, Khalifah of Shaykh Abdulkerim el Kibrisi (qs) * OSMANLI DERGAHI- New York March 13, 2014

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Q&A: When I Go To Sajdah I Feel Great Weight On Me. Is This The Weight Of My Sins?

http://naksibendi.us Question- Sometimes when I ask for forgiveness from Allah in sajdah, it becomes very heavy physically, and I feel a great weight on me and feel I will be crushed. Am I feeling the weight of the burden of my sins? Is Shaykh carrying them for me? I am asking for you

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