Poem, Simran Haji: Chains

Chains… Time leaves you behind, When all fails, you wish you could rewind, The moments when you are depressed, And your feelings are suppressed, Although many tears won’t hesitate to flow, Nothing now can heal your sorrow, This pain that is unbearable, Leaving a wound, to make it memorable, The love which you need, and…

A Nikah in the Noorani Family: Prince Rahim Aga Khan Weds Ms. Kendra Spears – Poem by Navyn Naran

Ismailis around the world rejoice with their beloved Imam and his family as well as the family of the bride, and wish  Prince Rahim Aga Khan and his beloved bride, Princess Salwa peace and happiness in their life together. By Navyn Naran And the symphony of great angels gathered between stars of pure light as if brass, woodwind…

Love is the Imam

For us, love is the imam; the heart is the Congregation. Our qible is the face of the Beloved; our prayer is continuous. More Abdur Rahman’s Corner.

‘Light Upon Light’ « Nooru’s Blog

The sensuous eye is a horse, and the light of God is the rider: without the rider the horse is useless. The light of God rides the sensuous eye, and then the soul yearns for God. How can a riderless horse recognize the signs of the road? God’s light enhances the senses: this is the…

Poem: Light upon light

The glory of knowledge and wisdom, Light upon light, the heavens weep When you rain light on the infinite kingdom Gnosis is your gift, your secret we keep Shine your face upon me, O Blessed One! Let me prostrate with the stars below your august face! There is so much light, o radiant sun! You,…