Shaykh Ebrahim

Competition or Co-operation

You know there are really two ways of being in the world. There is the way or you can describe the way of competition and then there is the way or you can describe the way of cooperation.


Nothing Else Matters

Nothing Else Matters – Poetry by Shahbano Aliani.

Shaykh Ebrahim

Reclaiming the Deen with Intent

We are very fortunate, very blessed to be among people who have had to claim the Deen, because those people who have had to claim the Deen also are those people who have in a sense had to reinvent the Deen.

Shaykh Ebrahim

Everything Other Than Allah Disappoints

Every person is deeply untrustworthy. Not because you’re deliberately untrustworthy, but try the best you can, and understand that you will fail.



Destination – Poetry by Shahbano Aliani.

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About Zawia Ebrahim

Zawia Ebrahim is a spiritual retreat nestled in the Walker Fruit Farms in Gauteng near Johannesburg, South Africa. The Zawia was founded in 2000 by Shaykh Ebrahim Schuitema of the Darqawi-Shadhiliya Tariqa. Shaykh Ebrahim received his idhn or ‘permission’ in the Tariqa from the late Shaykh Mustafa Bassir of Morocco. More about Zawia Ebrahim »

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