Sayyid Ahmed Amiruddin

Researcher of Political Science & Classical Islam. Initiated by the Khwajagan i-Naqshband.

Teachings of Imam Rabbani Mujadid Alf Thani from The Naqshbandi Sufi Way: Saints of the Golden Chain by Shaykh Hisham Kabbani

Excerpted from the biography of Imam Rabbani Mujadid Alf Thani Ahmad as-Sirhindi in ‘The Naqshbandi Sufi Way: History and Guidebook of the Saints of the Golden Chain’ by Shaykh Muhammad … Continue reading

September 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Re: Naqshbandi Belief Regarding the Status of Ghawth al-Adham Shaykh ‘Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani (rad)

Q. What is your belief regarding the status of Ghawth al-Adham Shaykh ‘Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani (rad)? When you refer to Mawlana Shaykh Nazim al-Qubrusi as Qutb ul-Ghawth, do you deny … Continue reading

August 2, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Meaning of Tasawwuf by Imam Rabbani Mujaddid Alf Thani Ahmad Sirhindi

From ‘Maktubat‘: The Letters of Imam Rabbani Ahmad Sirhindi, p. 299: “Tasawwuf means to follow in the footsteps of Rasulullah (sall-Allahu ta’ala ‘alaihi wa sallam). Different paths have appeared as … Continue reading

April 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

Visualizing the Shaykh [Tasawwur-i Shaykh] in the Baha al-Din Naqshband Bukhari school

The inner spiritual authority passed down from the Prophet to our Grandsheikh and then to us remains intact. That spiritual authority for the guidance of people has come down to … Continue reading

April 19, 2011 · 1 Comment