The Bowl of Saki (for every one)

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Living in this world

To become cold from the coldness of the world is weakness, to become broken by the hardness of the world is feebleness, but to live in the world and yet to keep above it is like walking on the water. Bowl of Saki, September 15, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan: The spiritual path is easiest if there is not something pulling one from behind; and that force is the life in the world, one's friends, surroundings, acquaintances, and one's foes. Remain, therefore, in the... Sign in to see full entry.

Friday, September 14, 2018

Devotion to a teacher

Devotion to a spiritual teacher is not for the sake of the teacher, it is for God. Bowl of Saki, September 14, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan: In the history of the great and holy beings of the world the greatest and the most blessed have been the devotees.... devotion teaches one virtue; sincerity, earnestness, the sense of duty: all different virtues come by devotion. A person who is devoted to anyone in the world, to one's father or mother or brother or sister... Sign in to see full entry.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Hard times

The only way to live in the midst of inharmonious influences is to strengthen the will power and endure all things, yet keeping fineness of character and nobility of manner together with an everlasting heart full of love. Bowl of Saki, September 13, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan: Many seek protection from all hurting influences by building some wall around themselves. But the canopy over the earth is so high that a wall cannot be built high enough, and the only... Sign in to see full entry.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Forgiveness and tolerance

In order to learn forgiveness, man must first learn tolerance. Bowl of Saki, September 11, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan: We need today the religion of tolerance. In daily life we cannot all meet on the same ground, being so different, having such different capacities, states of evolution, and tasks. So if we had no tolerance, no desire to forgive, we could never bring harmony into our soul; for to live in the world is not easy and every moment of the day demands... Sign in to see full entry.

Monday, September 10, 2018

It is the fruit that makes the tree bow low

It is the fruit that makes the tree bow low. Bowl of Saki, September 10, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan: Spiritual attainment is not a thing to be brought before people to prove that it is real, or as a show. What is real is proof in itself, what is beyond all price or value does not need to be made much of before people. What is real is real, and the precious is precious in itself: it needs no explanation, nor pleading. The greatest lesson of mysticism is to know... Sign in to see full entry.

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