Peace is not something new, it belongs to everyone. Our nature is peace. Everyone is peace by essence. However, maybe not everyone is a ‘Sufi’. Who is a sufi?
The story of Prophet Ibrahim (pbuh) is a testimony of Love, for he loved his Lord, while manifesting and embodying the Divine within.
Fasting enables those who fast to experience the pangs of hunger of those in need. Beyond the mere abstinence from food, God gives us the opportunity to elevate our consciousness.
If people knew what Ramadan really is, they would wish that the whole year was Ramadan, said Sheikh Aly N'Daw. All spiritual traditions and faith groups have fasting as one of their pillars.