Category Archives: Awrad

Wird Sahib al-Khalwa

Sahib al-Khalwa (صاحب الخلوة) and Khalwat Nayagam (ஃகல்வத் நாயகம்) are the epithets of the celebrated South Indian Arabic scholar and ascetic Gnostic, Sayyid Abdul Qadir b. Sayyid Muhammad al-Kirkari al-Siddiqi (qaddasa sirrahu – d. 1912). He was the esteemed elder son of our Grand-Shaikh, Imam al-‘Arus (qaddasa sirrahu). Both father and son are buried side-by-side at the Arusiyya Tekke in Kilakkarai. Sahib al-Khalwa renounced worldly […]

Wird al-Nawawi

The Litany of Imam Al-Nawawi [wird al-Nawawi] is a personal collect of the luminous sage and savant of the Levant, Imam Abu Zakaria Yahya b. Sharaf al-Nawawi, may Allah be well pleased with him and please him. The wird is found in various prayer compendiums, including: Ahmad Ziya’uddin Gumushanevi’s abridged Al-Qulub Al-Dari’a Isma’il Muhammad Sa’id al-Qadiri’s Al-Fuyudat Al-Rabbaniya Habib Umar […]

Wird li-Yawm Al-Jumu’a

Our Grand-Shaikh, Imam al-‘Arus Sayyid Muhammad, has highly emphasised the following recitals for the Day of Gathering [yawm al-jumu’a] i.e. Fridays: For Protection After pronouncing Al-Salam at the end of the Friday Prayer [salatu-l jumu’a], it is recommended [sunna] to recite the following Qur’anic chapters seven (7) times each: Suratu-l Fatiha (Chapter 1 – The […]