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Sufi Poet Amir Khusro

At 72, the maker of Hindustani classical music lost interest in the world. Poet Amir Khusro, the 14th century courtier to seven kings, was in mourning after the death of his spiritual mentor, Delhi’s sufi saint Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya. 461 more words


being human

Human beings are members of a whole,
In creation of one essence and soul.
If one member is afflicted with pain,
Other members uneasy will remain.

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like Sun


We must have affection like the Sun. When the sun rises, it is beneficial to all irrespective of whether they are Muslim, Christian, or Hindu

~Moinuddin Chisti~


In Sufi town Badaun

In a quest to find our roots, we landed at the ziyarats of Bade Sarkar and Chhote Sarkar where people come from all over India for a miraculous cure for their problems… 154 more words


The Sufi Way Of Life

There is a story about the Sufi saint Sheikh Nizamuddin Auliya and the Sultan of Delhi, Ghiyasuddin Tughlak. The sultan was building a fortress in Delhi at the same time as Sheikh Nizamuddin was building a water pool called a baoli near his hospice. 315 more words

Sufi Saints

The Siege of Timbuktu by Jocelyne Sambira

“…..The Islam that the scholars of Timbuktu taught the world was (and remains) a profoundly humanist tradition. On humble wooden boards…children learned the words that Muslims believe to be God’s verbatim speech, and with it a deep respect for Him, and His most noble creation, the children of Adam….” says Rudolph Ware in an excellent piece in the… 112 more words