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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 […]

Days of Allah – Shawwal

Day Name Resting Abode 1 ‘Eid ‘Eidu-l Fitr நோன்புப் பெருநாள் Festival of Fastbreak ‘’ ‘Urs Companion `Amr b. al-Ās Wiki EG ‘’ ‘Urs Imam Abū `Abdullāh Muhammad b. Ismā’īl al-Bukhārī Bio Kharandaq, UZ ‘’ ‘Urs Imam Abū `Abdullāh Muhammad b. ‘Umar Fakhr ad-Dīn ar-Rāzī – Bio Herat, AF ‘’ ‘Urs Imam Mawaffaq ad-Din ibn Qudama al-Maqdisi […]

Salat Al-Mashishiyyah

“The Salutation of Al-Mashish” [salatu-l mashishiyyah] is a sublime Sufic benediction upon the beloved Prophet, Allah bless him and give him peace, composed by the venerable pole [al-qutb], Mawlay ‘Abdu-s Salam ibn Mashish al-Hasani al-Idrisi, may Allah be pleased with him. He was a disciple of the venerable succour [al-ghawth], Sidi Abu Madyan Shu’ayb ibn al-Husayn al-Ansari, […]

Recital after Supplication

It is from the Arusi-Qadiri practice to recite the following couplets after du’a or supplication: wa bi-hamdika yâ qayyûmu-khtim bi-l khairi lanâ kullan wa-atim na’mâka ‘alaynâ thumma adim luqyâka bi-firdawsi-r raghadî (x3) وَبِحَمْدِكَ يَا قُيُّوْمُ اخْتِمْ بِالْخَيْرِ لَنَا كـُلًّا وَّاَتِمْ نَعْمَاكَ عَلَيْنَا ثُمَّ اَدِمْ لُقْيَاكَ بِفِرْدَوْسِ الرَّغَدِ salawâtu-Llâhi ‘ala-l mahdi al-hâdi-l khalqi ila-r rushdi salawâtu-Llâhi […]