By Ayatullah Mohammed Reyshahri - XKP
Once at early early life while I by accident encountered in Masjid-i Jamkaran in Qum with one of many devotees of Shaykh Rajab Ali, I grew to become devotedly connected to the latter regardless of having by no means met him in individual. i discovered in his phrases such truthfulness, radiance and air of mystery that scented of the body spray of the buddies of God.
Perhaps this writing goes to be a starting step towards the actualization of the Shaykh's prophecy of his being in brief identified after his dying. As his son has quoted him announcing: "No one will get to grasp me and after my loss of life, i'll be known."
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Bankruptcy 4, half three. bankruptcy 17 bankruptcy 5 : The Dhikr of the buddies of God The reverend Shaykh had a simple guide that on quite a few events he could again and again emphasize it. even supposing this guide is followed from Islamic traditions, the numerous aspect here's the Shaykh's own adventure in that admire. In precept, the importance of this divine guy and righteous servant lies within the undeniable fact that his sayings are his personal findings and internal expenence. Perpetual Presence The reverend Shaykh insisted to coach his disciples in a fashion that they see themselves in all states within the presence of the God Almighty. And this can be in reality the instructive and critical phrases of the Holy Prophet (s) who acknowledged: "Remember God through the khamil dhikr. He was once requested: 'What is khamil dhikr? ' He responded: The silent and covert dhikr. "  In one other hadith, His Holiness (s) acknowledged: "The covert dhikr that's not heard through the angels is seventy instances greater than the dhikr that they listen it" the prevalence of the covert remembrance of God over the overt one is because of its major and making a choice on function in man's improvement Remembrance by means of tongue is simple; despite the fact that, remembrance through the guts, specifically whilst performed uninterruptedly, is just too tricky. hence, Imam Muhammad al-Baqir (a) perspectives it as probably the most tough projects "Three initiatives are the main tough for individuals fairness via the trustworthy, a man's monetary counsel to bis brotbers, and remembrance of God in all states, i. e. , guy may still have in mind God while encoumering a (temptation) sin and determination to dedicate it Then this remembrance of God prevents him from sins, as in step with the phrases of Almighty God (Verily, people who are pious while an evil proposal touches them through devil, they invoke Allah's remembrance, (then) they see issues essentially) (al-A'raf 201)" In one other hadith, viewing fairness, charity and perpetual dhikr as one of the such a lot tough Divine duties, Imam al-Sadiq (a) clarifies that what he capacity via remembrance in all states isn't in basic terms remembrance by way of tongue, even though it is usually considered as remembrance of God: "By remembrance of God, i don't suggest reciting Subban Allahi, wal Hamduli'l allahi, wa l. a. ilaha il Allahu wa Allahu Akbar; even supposing those also are considered as dhikr, yet what's intended is remembering God while encountering obedience and disobedience of God. "  this can be very tough for guy to work out himself within the presence of God. If guy attains such cognizance, it truly is very unlikely that carnal useless wishes and devil overpower him and strength him to disobey his lord. how you can free up from Carnal Soul and the devil The reverend Shaykh acknowledged: "There under no circumstances to disencumber from the evils of carnal soul other than through consciousness to. God and perpetual presence in Him. so long as you're in His presence and also you aren't disconnected from God, the carnal soul won't be able to lie to you. " near to the next verse: (If someone withdraws himself from remembrance of (Allah) the main Gracious, We rent for him an evil one, to be an intimate significant other to him.