By: Sayed Ridhwaan Mohamed
Great Spiritual Leader Blesses Eagle Park
Followers of Hazrat Sheikh Hazim Abu Gazaleh flocked to Masjidul Kareem Centre - Eagle Park to greet the great religious leader, who was on a visit to South Africa.
Hazrat Sheikh Hazim Abu Gazaleh hails from Palestine and is now currently living in Amman, Jordan where he serves as the Imam, Mufti and head of the Jam-e-Yatu Darul Quran institution.
Despite his age, the Sheikh has been hosted at public programmes at many venues , Shaykhs trip included daily tahajjud Sallah and visits to many masjids around Cape Town .
On Sunday 15 September 2013 the honorable Hazrat Sheikh Hazim Abu Gazaleh visited the Masjidul Kareem Centre and The Cape Town Islamic Educational Centre accompanied by Shaykh Abdul Hadi Abu Ghazaleh ,Sidi Eesa and Sidi Noor .
The great Sheikhs were welcomed by The CTIEC Team and others as they read Qasida Burdah Shareef . Esha Salaah was led by sheikh himself.
Shaykh Abdul Hadi Abu Ghazaleh educated the mass on "Tasawuff" .
"Imam Shafi'i said that the most valuable thing he was given to take care of was time" ~Shaykh Abdul Hadi Abu Ghazaleh~
Many Ulema were in attendance , namely Sheikh Faisal Lillah , Moulana Sayed Imraan Ziyaee , Sheikh Sayed Haroon Al Azhari , Sheikh Fakhrudeen Owaisi , Sheikh Sayed Noor Ad Dusuqi , Moulana Qasim Khotatso and many other great personalities.
Educators and Learners of CTIEC - Cape Town Islamic Educational Centre were blessed by Sheikh Hazim Abu Gazaleh and Shaykh Abdul Hadi Abu Ghazaleh as they visited the CTIEC and made Special dua for the success of the institute.
Sheikh also comes from noble decent whose lineage can be traced directly to the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammed (PBUH) .
Sheikh is expected to leave Cape Town on 16 September 2013 ,Ulema and members of the community are saddened to bid farewell to such a great personality .
"During Sheikhs’s stay, he has advised us to do good and serve the all. He also emphasises unity, love for the Almighty and Rasullah (SAW) and to do a action consistently, as consistency leads to growth".
“Allah looks at the hearts of His Saints with His Lights, and whoever is around that Saint will get the blessings of those Lights.”
Sheikh Faisal Lilah (Imam Of Masjidul Kareem) expressed sincere love towards sheikh and also mentioned "Looking at sheikh is a form of spiritual Ecstasy".
The CTIEC - Cape Town Islamic Educational Centre wishes sheikh a safe trip and also hopes to see the great sheikh soon in our locality.
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