Tag: Sufi Stories


Dervish and the Money – Spiritual Story By James Fadiman and Robert Frager

Dervish and the Money

A dervish was praying silently. A wealthy merchant, observing the dervish's devotion and sincerity, was deeply touched by him. The merchant offered the drevish a bag of gold. I...


The Bequest – Spiritual Story By Idries Shah

The Bequest

A man died far from his home, and in the portion of his will which he had available for bequest, he left in these words:

"Let the community where the...


The Oath – Spiritual Story By Idries Shah

The Oath

A man who was troubled in mind once swore that if his problems were solved, he would sell his house and give all the money gained from it to...


What Will They Say Of You – Spiritual Story By Paulo Coelho

What Will They Say Of You

As a boy, Abin-Alsar overheard a conversation between his father and a dervish. "Careful with your work", said the dervish. "Think of what future generations will say about you." "So what?",...