Reflections 4 - Psychology - 14

Aspects on Sufi viewpoints

by Hidayat I. Khan - see book 'Geistige Freiheit' - click here

It is essential to carefully consider the tone of our own spoken word, ensuring that it is correctly understood, because the same word spoken in different tones can have different effects.  The real feelings hidden behind the spoken word expressed in an appropriate tone penetrate the depth of the heart, whereas the word itself only reaches as far as the hearing.

Hazrat Inayat Khan, in his sixteen years of work in the West (from 1910 until 1927) has travelled extensely, in Europe, in Russia and the United States, and he has left us a widespread wisdom which covers all aspects of human life on this earth.

Here the reflections throw their light upon a certain aspect, and, dear friends, if you wish to follow them every day, you will certainly discover a thread which links one sentence to the other; and there might appear, before your inner perception, something which every individual, in his or her own way, could discover something like 'the map of my own life'...