Tag: Sufi Stories


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?",...


Ogre and the Sufi – Sufi Story By Idries Shah

Ogre and the Sufi

A Sufi master traveling alone through a desolate mountain region was suddenly faced by an ogre--a giant ghoul, who told him that he was going to destroy him. ...


Is Man Free – Sufi Story By Osho

Is Man Free

A man comes to a master to ask how much man is independent, free. Is he totally free, or is there a limitation? Is there something like...


The Three Fish – Sufi Tale By Jalal al-Din Rumi

The Three Fish

This is a story of the lake and the three big fish that were in it, one of them intelligent, another half-intelligent, and the third, stupid. Some fisherman came to...


The Land of Truth – Sufi Story By Idries Shah

The Land of Truth

A certain man believed that the ordinary waking life, as people know it, could not possibly be complete. He sought the real Teacher of the Age. He read many...


A Misfit – Sufi Story By Shams-e Tabrizi

A Misfit

I have been a misfit since childhood. I knew that no one understood me, not even my father. He once said, "You are not a madman, fit to be...