The Checkmate pointThe Checkmate point – with Sheikh Burhanuddin
Sheikh Burhanuddin started moving his first steps on the Sufi path when he was very
young. At the age of nineteen, after seeing one of his pictures, he decided to invite to his
town his future teacher, the Grand Master Maulana Sheikh Nazim al Haqqani, the
present world guide of the Naqshbandi Sufi Order.
overwhelmed by his majesty and power, that
he simply fainted in the middle of the street.
From that day on he was at his side,
accompanying him in his frequent travelling all
over the world spreading the Sufi
teaching of Acceptance and Love.
enneagram is an universal symbol. All knowledge
can be included in the enneagram and with the help
of the enneagram it can be interpreted. And in this
connection only what a man is able to put into the
enneagram does he actually know, that is, understand.
What he cannot put into the enneagram he does not
understand. For the man who is able to make use of it,
the enneagram makes books and libraries entirely
unnecessary. Everything can be included and read
in the enneagram. A man may be quite alone in the desert and he can trace the enneagram
in the sand and in it read the eternal laws of the universe. And every time he can learn
something new, something he did not know before.
their lives. To accomplish this you will find here teachers providing students
with spiritual tools based on principles of the Sufi tradition,
that students can then apply as they fit to make better decisions that not only benefit
themselves but at the same time help make the world better.