Irina Tweedie was a British women who went to live and study in northwest India with a Naqshbandi Sufi teacher. Her book “The Chasm of Fire, A Women’s. Irina Tweedie was born in Russia in , and educated in Vienna and Paris. Following World War II, she married an English naval officer, whose death in Daughter of Fire: A Diary of a Spiritual Training with a Sufi Master. $ Paperback. Books by Irina Tweedie. Showing 1 Result Books: Advanced Search.

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But when the prophet died, they began to be persecuted, because, you see, the leopard cannot change its spots.

If you watch it, you will see. All the teachings are absolutely the same. You see, when you have direct knowledge, it’s not even a belief, it’s conviction. It is not so on the spiritual path. And you know, there are human beings who have a great amount of this power of intuition, tweede yet I know very intelligent people who haven’t got it at all.

Indeed, it became the book, Daughter of Fire: The following experience occurred to her after nine months of contract with the teacher. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is part of the Sufi tradition as well, and it is a very strong driving force. But the ego, that is not killed, it is not transcended, it is not — how shall I say? And this mind has to be stilled somehow, in order that spiritual experiences can come through.


I believe that, you know. Well, I think I am an incorrigible optimist. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. One surrenders to the light within oneself, the light of the soul — that part in us which belongs to eternity.

So while deep down, the mind is thrown into confusion, I could rather compare it — you know, the law of nature is everywhere.

But I guess in many of us, when we live in our tweedje, we call it a pluralistic society. So it has a double function. The Beloved is everywhere.

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Most things on the path of the mystics are not known to the mind. Sometimes life can be pretty miserable for everybody. Everyone igina an individual; that’s what we prize above all else, I suppose. That is perfectly correct. Because spiritual life is so different, so foreign to our way of thinking, that you must be full of doubts.

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Retrieved from ” https: So I really don’t know how to answer to that. And here perhaps one could explain the law of karma. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.


And in the time of Socrates, for three years you were not allowed to ask.

For it is the story of a teaching. What it means irkna — don’t lead me into temptation with Thy beautiful world, which Thou has created. We’re irnia to be discussing the Sufi tradition today.

Then the spiritual life must wait — perhaps the next life, or the next after, or not at all. You gave up all of your financial security. You know, it is only a minority view now; it’s going to be the majority view.

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It’s a pleasure to have you here. There is no such thing as you and me.

Also at home, when I think of him, it comes over me In the states of deep meditation, which I would like to call superhuman state — Fweedie don’t like the word samadhi, there’s been so much abuse — there, you find yourself on the plane of consciousness where you really know.

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