He was `Abd al-Salam ibn Sulayman, known as Ibn Mashish, whose lineage goes back to Sayyiduna Idris, the founder of the city of Fas and descended of. Abdul Assalaam ibn Mashish Grandfather of the Tariqah shadhuliyyah (the tomb. The oak tree grows directly out of his chest) Today, I was. The most complete of the Saints the likes of Mawlana Abdessalam ibn Mashish has obtained 72 Mohammedian Sciences. As for Sidi Abul.

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The time was ripe for such a move because the most important sharifian families of Jabal mashisu, the Banu Rachid and Banu Arus, had lost face by siding the un-sharif Wattasid dynasty.

Moulay Abdessalam sees in the Holy Prophet an expression of the one Spirit from which all revelation comes and which is the eternal isthmus barzakh between Allah and the world. Successive Shaykhs of the Zawiya, the brothers were also considered amongst the greatest saints of their day. He was a Sharifiana descendant of Hasan ibn Ali [4].

Then he wished to ask his master if it was necessary for him to live in solitude, or in the desert, in order for him to be in the right station maqam to perform his religious tasks, or whether he should return to the towns and inhabited places to seek out the company of scholars and virtuous people. The third station is that of the second separation, which is the witnessing of the One in the many, and the descent of Existence in all its ranks.

Purify your heart of doubt and vain thoughts by the Water of Certainty, and say: After this bond has been reached, the seeker gains that from which the eyes of the Creation are veiled.

Abd as-Salam ibn Mashish al-Alami

Sidi ibn Mashish continued with his supplication, and commenting on this the Shaykh said: The tribe was known to be comprised of many families of Shurafa, descendants of the Prophet, may Allah bless him and give him peace, and of many who had memorised the book of Allah in its entirety. I do not advise anyone who does not know the road to try and make the journey themselves by car, though there are road signs which mark the beginning of the trail from the main road, as it is a winding and tricky back mountain road and it is too easy to get lost there or get waylaid by the bad roads.


Abu al-Hasan ash-Shadhili Arabic: Keep your heart aloof from all temporal attachments. It is a comfortable and very pleasant location to spend the night awake in worship until sunrise, but remember to bring protection from the intense cold, which is unpredictable and tends to occur year round, even in mid summer.

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He also gave the Islamic world a prayer of salawat called Salawat al-Nariyah. His great pupil, Abu al-Hasan as-Shadhili, recalled the moment when he first encountered the Sheikh: He was the spiritual guide of Abu-l-Hassan ash-Shadhilihis only disciple. Alternative transliterations include Abdul Salam, Abdul Salaam, Abdus Salam and others, all subject to variant spacing and hyphenation.

This I will attempt to do below. As soon as they had martyred the Sheikh, a thick fog descended upon them, forcing them into a chasm in the mountain, from which none of them escaped to tell the tale. Because their benevolence will afflict your heart, while their evil will only afflict your body, and it is better that the body be afflicted than the heart. Today, I was inspired to write a very special post about a very special Wali, of whom the full depth and comprehension of cannot be expressed in words or grasped by the faculties of the intellect.

For those wanting to take the shuttle, which is 20 dirhams a seat, from Tetouan, merely speak to one of the taxis there and ask them to take you to the shuttles to Abdessalaam ibn Mashish, and they should be able to take you right there. My advice would be to take one of the following paths: The Shaykh founded many zawiyas that can describe everything from a mosque to expansive complexes with residential quarters and storage facilities.

This creature had at his command a group of the jinn, who one day were late coming to his service. Arabic masculine given names Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.

Univ of North Carolina Press. Behold, the depths this Sheikh has traversed!


Abdul Assalaam was Moroccan of origin, and lived out his life in utter seclusion on the djebal Alam mountain of the knower, or mountain of knowledge. For it should be known that the Muhammadan Spirit, as in Sufi usage, means the Holy Spirit ar-ruh al-quds upon which all the universes are founded, and not only all the universes, but also all things. Make sure to bring your passport, there are police in the village and they want documentation of anyone coming to visit it from abroad.

Posted by Khalid Williams at Mecca Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. When he demanded from them an explanation, they told him they had scaled a mountain where a man spent his time in worship, and when they had approached him, the intense light coming from him had caused them to burst into flames.

The Best of Spiritual Actions – Imam Shadhili relates from his teacher, Ibn Mashish

He requested that his Reality might not remain either as nafs or heart or soul, but that it might become the Soul iibn the Prophet, prayers and peace be upon him, and its Secret. Anyone buried in Wazzan was to be granted salvation. The first is that of the first separation, which is kbn station of alterities and is referred to as al maqam al aghyar, the station of dissimilarities or mashihs, and of how they manifest themselves.

The point is not that you know the Name, the point is that you be the essence of the Name itself! It is still recited today by Muslims around the globe. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He is the ancestor of Moulay Ali ibn Rashidfounder of Chefchaouen.

Sara Bendahan, first Venezuelan woman to complete her medical studies in Venezuela. Sidi Tuqiyudin apparently had two spiritual lineages: The World of the Kingdom is the world of the presences, of bodies which produce manifest deeds and actions, so that everything which is known through the senses is from this Presence.

If you follow that light you will reach your goal.