Macrocosm and microcosm show the unity

Everything has a maker. Every action has a doer. Every word has a writer. Every city has a governor. So, this great universe has a maker, too. Someone has created it. Someone manages and maintains it. Tawhid is to declare that there is only one god who is the creator and sustainer of everything. Tawhid has been the message of 124,000 prophets sent to humanity. From Prophet Adam (peace be upon him) to Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him), including Prophet Isa and Moses, every single prophet has…

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The Truth of Tawheed

Tawheed (oneness of Allah) is to declare and acknowledge that Allah is one; that is, to attribute the source of everything to Him, and to demand everything from Him, to fear only Him, to make worship exclusively for Him and to see Him in everything. If you pay attention you can see that almost all verses of the Qur’an indicate different dimensions of tawhid principle and become mirror to this truth in a way. Thus, all of the verses weave the creed of tawhid like a tapestry in the perfect…

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Proving the Existence of Allah (SWT)

Islamic theology (Kalaam) tried to prove God’s existence only emphasizing on mind, and did not dwell on marifatullah (knowing Allah),.  Mysticism (Tasawwuf) by contrast, did not focus on proving the existence of God, but on marifatullah, muhabbatullah (love of Allah), and spiritual tastes (lazzat-i ruhaniya), and  moved by heart and spiritual journey Risale-i Nur, combining the mind and the heart, proved God’s existence via  the mind, as well as using heart, and focusing on muhabbatullah and marifatullah. We can say that Risale-i Nur in this context, combines theology (Kalaam) and…

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