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meaning-significance-hadra-blog-zawia-ebrahim-spiritual-retreat-gauteng-south-africa
The meaning and the significance of the hadra is that it is like a shaking loose. It is a shaking loose of the things that normally worry you. It is like letting go of the chains so that you can find out who the being is that is there beyond the chains.
blessing-injustice-blog-zawia-ebrahim-spiritual-retreat-gauteng-south-africa-personal-experience
So it is always understood that the people on this path, are called the fuqara. Why are we called the fuqara? Because we are of the poor, we are of the underprivileged, we’re supposed to be – you might not be financially or materially poor – but you supposed to be not of the ruling...
understanding-inner-traditions-blog-zawia-ebrahim-spiritual-retreat-gauteng-south-africa-society
The misfortune of any inner tradition is that it succeeds, because at its essence what an inner tradition is trying to do is something very seditious. It's trying to create the conditions where people can escape the persona which society has given to them. Any inner tradition seeks to do that.