Prayer is our communion with the Higher Order of the Universe, and helps us reflect on our connection with Creation. For more views on prayer: Gnosticism, Judaism, Christianity, Wicca.

Ismaili Gnosis

This post will address the exoteric (āhir), the esoteric (in), and the reality (aqīqah) of prayer (alāh) and their relationship to the rituals of the sharī‘ah, the practices of the arīqah, and the realities (aqā’iq) of universal spirituality.  In specific, the esoteric relationship between the formal alāh and the Ismā‘īlī Du‘ā’ will be addressed in great detail.

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