A Trappist joke (told to me while at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey; Leicester; UK):
‘Like all Benedictines, we have a Rule of Silence. However,...
Great to have you stick around after all! :)
Great to find you here. You may remember me as 'Niblo' in another place.
May HaShem bless you - and all you love - and keep you...
Don't know that much about her. Have great regard for the Queen, but am indifferent about the rest.
Born in the Rhondda. A Valley Boy (my sister claims that us VBs are: 'All macho and Mam!'). Shhhhhhh.....my wife is English!
I have a warm...
Possibly, I'll give you that :)
Went to my local pub – when I was a collier – and there they all were, serving free drinks to a bloke...
And there's me thinking it was the English ;)
Welcome, @Ella S.
I wish you a happy...and fulfilling...journey.
Lurking on a cushion in the corner ;)
Good grief......what is going on here?? :rolleyes:
Indeed it is (I was a collier for around eight years); and, in an active mine, it's a 'living' darkness; one that caresses the skin as it moves;...
Sufism has meaning for those with knowledge; and, as you say, its path is well trodden, even by those of Faiths other than Islam...or of...
John Baldock reminds us that Inayat Khan:
‘Established the Sufi Movement and the Universal Worship, which brings the world’s great religions...
John Baldock writes that a tariqa is:
‘Known by the name of the shaykh whose teaching it followed. For example, the tariqah that formed around...
Hold on to your hat!! :)
You will have heard the term ‘Sharīʿa law’. This is a misnomer. Sharīʿa is not law, but a set of principles. It is...
I trust you are well.
Have not forgotten our 'Sufi' chat. In šāʾ Allāh, will re-join you very soon.
You're getting to look more like Santa every day ;). I trust you are keeping well.
Very best regards.
(Niblo......on other sites!).
Man...have you no sense of adventure?? ;)
'Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition!' :cool: - Monty Python......of course.
Glad to hear it! ;):)
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