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Imagine that you’ve just been in a difficult situation, let’s say in the jungle, and let’s say there were wild animals, and let’s say you were in a position where you were afraid that...
I don’t know how many of you follow basketball but the NCAA Tournament is going on right now in men’s and women’s basketball. This is the Championship of the colleges, and they have this...
If you walk into a sports stadium, no matter what sport they’re playing in the stadium, they all have one thing in common: they all have scoreboards. People keep score. Each game has certain...
If you go to Konya, which is in Turkey, and where Rumi, Jalal ad-Din Rumi lived, they have a diorama (I think that’s the right word) they have this little building, with scenes of what dervish...
When a baby is born it is helpless and it needs the protection of its mother and father in order to be able to exist. It needs to be helped. It is help-less. So at birth, the baby is under...
In the name of God, the merciful and compassionate. To know your Lord, you must know yourself. To know yourself, an internal witness must be established, a witness within that is unfailingly honest and trustworthy who has knowledge of what is right and wrong, a witness with wisdom that steers you on the straight path toward knowing your true self and your Lord.
Why do people come on pilgrimage to the burial places of certain holy beings, why do we come there... read entire essay >>
In the morning when we wake up we take a shower because sleep is still with us. We need water to wake... read entire essay >>
There is competition in this world as we work to earn a living, competition for money, competition... read entire essay >>
This culture encourages strong intellects—it offers respect to powerful intellects by conferring... read entire essay >>