Allah was and nothing besides and He is now even as He always was.
Introduction to Islamic Spirituality
Get a taste for Sufism's teachings through readings from the Hikam of Imam Ibn 'Ata' Illah through lessons with a living master of spirituality.
This is an excellent course at SunniPath by Sheikh Nuh Keller.
If possible do try and enroll and insh`Allah you will find it very beneficial.
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