God’s Transcendence and Immanence
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God’s Transcendence and Immanence

Ya Ali Madad and Imamat Day Mubarak. On the occasion of the 67th anniversary of our beloved NOOR Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini’s (a.s.) accession to the masnat of Imamat, we extend our heartfelt felicitations to global Jamat. Let us reflect upon the Institution of Imamat and offer heartfelt gratitude for the guidance and vision of…

Love For God, the Prophet and the Imam
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Love For God, the Prophet and the Imam

Ya Ali Madad and Idd Mubarak. On the occasion of Idd ul-Fitr, may Allah grant material, spiritual and intellectual happiness to Muslims all over the world, and to all those who have prayed and fasted (physically and spiritually) in Holy Ramadan. Ameen. On this day, may Noor Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini Hazar Imam, the 49th…

Countless Benefits of Divine Remembrance
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Countless Benefits of Divine Remembrance

Ya Ali Madad and Laylat al-Qadr Mubarak! On this Holy Night, may Noor Mowlana Hazar Imam shower his immense baraqa by opening the Door of Enlightenment for all seekers of his Noor, and may this Noor ease the path of the returning the soul to its origin! Ameen. Allâhumâ salli alâ Muhammadin wa âle Muhammad(O…

Entry Into The Heavenly Gardens and Springs
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Entry Into The Heavenly Gardens and Springs

Ya Ali Madad and Navroz Mubarak! Navroz is a time for rejuvenation. In the Northern hemisphere, spring activates life in nature and fills one with hope, courage and inspiration. On this special day and year, may Noor Mowlana Hazar Imam shower his immense baraqa by opening the Door of Enlightenment for all seekers of his…

Three Projects For Charting Your Personal Spiritual Search During Holy Ramadan
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Three Projects For Charting Your Personal Spiritual Search During Holy Ramadan

Ya Ali Madad and Ramadan Mubarak. I have found the following gem in the book ‘A Code of Conduct’, a Treatise on the Etiquette of the Fatimid Ismaili Mission edited and translated by Verena Klemm and Paul E. Walker, published in 2011. In his book, Ahmad b.Ibrāhīm al-Naysbūrī has written the following gem: Knowledge of…

God Calls You to the Abode of Eternal Peace
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God Calls You to the Abode of Eternal Peace

Ya Ali Madad and Idd Mubarak. On the occasion of Idd-ul-Adha, may Allah grant material, spiritual and intellectual happiness to Muslims all over the world, and to all those who have submitted their wills to He Who is Above All Else. Ameen On this day, may Noor Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini Hazar Imam, the 49th…

O Lord, Create Sunshine In Our Spiritual Hearts
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O Lord, Create Sunshine In Our Spiritual Hearts

Ya Ali Madad, Navroz Mubarak and Ramadan Mubarak! This post has two sections. The first one is about Navroz and the second one is about Holy Ramadan projects to enlighten one’s soul during the Holy month. The overall focus of my personal spiritual search is summarized by the following Dua which appears towards the end…

Tahajjud Prayers and the Ascent of the Soul
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Tahajjud Prayers and the Ascent of the Soul

Ya Ali Madad. On the occasion Mi’raj, the commemoration of the journey in which our Holy Prophet (s.a.s.) attained the status of fana fi’llah and baqa bi’llah using ism-i azam (symbolized by Burraq, the mystical horse), please accept our heartfelt felicitations! On this day, may Noor Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini Hazar Imam, the 49th direct…

The Key Practice of Personal Spiritual Search
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The Key Practice of Personal Spiritual Search

Ya Ali Madad, Yawm-e Ali Mubarak! On the occasion of the birthday commemoration of our first Holy Imam, Amir al-mu’minin, Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (alayhi salaam) , we would like to extend heartfelt felicitations to the global Jamat. On this day, may Noor Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini Hazar Imam, the 49th direct lineal descendant of…

Blessings For a Higher and More Realistic Life
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Blessings For a Higher and More Realistic Life

Ya Ali Madad and Happy New Year. A new year is a starting point for new beginnings and fills one with hope, courage and inspiration. On this first day of the new year, may Noor Mowlana Hazar Imam shower his immense baraqa by opening the Door of Enlightenment for all seekers of his Noor, and…

Thirty Day Projects for Holy Ramadan
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Thirty Day Projects for Holy Ramadan

Holy Ramadan Holy Ramadan is a month of piety, supplication, devotion and much effort is given to purify the soul and seek higher spiritual enlightenment. Each believer charts his/her path through a set of personal activities. However, for this Holy Ramadan, we have created three projects for charting your personal spiritual search . 1. Thirty…

Fundamental Spiritual Concepts for Holy Ramadan
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Fundamental Spiritual Concepts for Holy Ramadan

Holy Ramadan Ramadan is the ninth month of Arab and Islamic calendar. Fasting is prescribed for this month according to the following verse of the Holy Qur’an: The month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for mankind, and clear proofs of the guidance, and the Criterion (of right and wrong). And…