O darvish, human beings of every nation and religion all exist by the honorable cloak of existence, all are human beings like you. If you are truly a lover of Absolute Being, then love all beings and be kind to them. By doing so, you prove that you deserve the privilege of belonging to the human family.
The attraction towards God, indeed all movement forward on the path, is due to the Will of God alone, as expressed in the Koran where God tells the Prophet, "It is not you who are responsible for guiding them, for God guides whom He wills" (2:272)
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For more than 50 years, Dr. Javad Nurbakhsh established over one hundred khaniqahs and numerous libraries and museums throughout Iran. In the 1970's a number of Americans and Europeans came to Iran and were initiated into the Nimatullahi Order.