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Sufism, Time and Consciousness by Kabir Helminski

In metaphysics & cosmology on December 22, 2012 at 8:44 am

sufi-dance1(If you haven’t already read the previous post: Sufism, Time & The Mayan Calendar, you might want to read it first)

In all these years, we have never indulged in or even mentioned any doomsday scenarios, the coming of the “Mahdi,” or any speculation of the so-called end times. It has always seemed to us that these eschatological images and narrations were more spiritual and metaphoric than something to concern ourselves with in a literal way.

In the last few years, however, I have discovered from very interesting and significant areas of knowledge that complement our own tradition and illuminate our current situation. Seek ye knowledge even as far as (the Yucatan)… Read the rest of this entry »

Sufism, Time, & The Mayan Calendar by Kabir Helminski

In Spirit, heart & soul on December 15, 2012 at 7:28 am

June 28, 2011, 6:38 pm

kabir

Dear friends,

From time to time, we offer some reflections in the form of
this “Eye of the Heart.” Following the Prophetic dictum, “Lord, do not
make the dunya (world) my primary concern,” we have focused on the
timeless wisdom of our tradition, and yet, especially since early 2007
events in our outer world have impacted everyone’s lives, spiritually,
emotionally, and materially. If I choose to talk about the events and
conditions of our outer life I hope it is always from a perspective that Read the rest of this entry »