Aims & Objectives
Hadhrat Allama Syed Muhammad Jilani Ashraf Kichhouchhavi’s dream of preserving the sublime values, morals and ethics of Sufis, and rendering well knit synergistic universal teachings alongside true guidance, strictly based on Islamic jurisprudence and the mystic way has led to the establishment of a global human network.
Another underlying motive for establishing Spiritual Foundation is preaching the lessons of peace, love and faith to all human beings. Leading men and women from imperfection to perfection, from self consciousness to ever flowing sympathy and love. All who partake in these spiritually uplifting teachings are expected to guide others in pursuing the same path. The overall aim of Spiritual Foundation is to set people on the path of those on whom Allah bestows His Favours and Mercy.
1.Spiritual Foundation's aim is to adopt methodology of the Sufis, for the purpose of guidance. The methodology of which will be based on the Holy Quran, Sunnah, Shariat and Tariqat. In addition to adopting the ways of the followers and companions of the Prophet Muhammed (saw).
2.For the salvation of the global community, Spiritual Foundation through individual and collective effort will strive to propagate the spiritual and moral legacy of the Sufis to eradicate modern anxieties and waywardness of the younger generation.
3.For the devotees of Allah (swt), the Foundation will institute a grading system on the basis of competence, abilities, and effort. After completion of training a devotee will be able to lead life in devotion and worship.
4.Spiritual foundation endeavours to organise spiritual gatherings on a weekly, monthly, biannual and annual basis.
1.Spiritual Foundation will continue to organise the following spiritual events:
10 hour spiritual workshops
24 hour spiritual training camps
72 hour spiritual refresher course
5 day spiritual renewal course
7 day spiritual coaching course
Spiritual Coaching Course
Spiritual reform Centres
2.To continue to strive in the teaching of Quran and Spirituality in homes, mosques, madrassas and other reform and social service centres to facilitate spiritual training.
3.To consolidate the Spiritual Foundation's global network through modern channels of communication.
4.To propagate and promote Sufism with the use of electronic media, print, World Wide Web, newspapers, magazines, documentaries, audio, video and other multimedia channels.
Spiritual Foundation Guidelines
1.It shall be incumbent on all those associated with the spiritual and moral movement of Spiritual Foundation to prepare themselves for reform and guidance and then persuade their families to follow suite for personal betterment.
2.After the reform of one’s home the relatives and friends and neighbours should be invited towards the path of devotion. This will in turn enhance all aspects of life.
3.Spiritual Foundation will ensure that member’s personal and family lives are geared towards the good. Individuals and families will aspire to re-channel their energy in seeking God.
Reformative and Charitable Movement
1.Spiritual Foundation endeavours to carry out charitable programmes to fortify the reform of the education process in India. Additionally, to provide guidance to the underprivileged, needy and deprived sections of society.
2.Spiritual Foundation does not discriminate on the basis of religion, caste, politics, race, creed, geographical location or language. Spiritual Foundation are firm believers in equal opportunities for people of all backgrounds. The Foundation intends to ultimately work towards a social awakening through the eradication of social and moral vices.
3.An ongoing effort will be made towards alleviating a range of problems on both a micro and macro level in society in the sub-continent. Some of which are mentioned below:
Unjust cultural customs
Unnecessary extravagance in marriage ceremonies
Increasing divorce rates
Disobedience and disrespect to parents and elders of society
4.Spiritual Foundation considers the world community as a family of God and aims to help people suffering from natural and man-made disasters such as cyclones, earthquakes, and civil war. Relief will be provided through the means of aid relief camps, and rehabilitation programmes for victims of disasters.
Spiritual Foundation and World Peace
1.Spiritual Foundation strives towards promoting world peace, human brotherhood and creating a fraternity based on the protection of human rights on a global level. The Foundation will call upon the universal concept of God. Therefore rising above prejudices in relation to colour, race, region and political and social divisions.
2.Spiritual Foundation strives towards presenting Islam's moral and spiritual programme. It aims at presenting the Foundations methodology of instruction and guidance to the leaders and followers of world religions.
3.The publication of literature based on Quranic and spiritual guidance in pursuit of the fundamental objective of education and teaching of spiritual guidance.
4.The promotion of Sufism through the elements of the mass media network such as the publication of Spiritual Times newspaper. Thus allowing the promotion of the spiritual mission to the world community.
The Spiritual Complex
1.To promote the education of mysticism and good conduct by advocating the inclusion of books on mysticism in the syllabus of Higher Learning in India.
2.To establish a department specialised in Sufism, headed by a Chair on Mysticism in Indian Universities.
3.To further develop existing spiritual and educational institutions, training centres, libraries, meditation units and secluded corners for the devotees of Allah. This will be achieved through the aid of sincere, reliable teachers and staff who will strive towards fulfilling the aims and objectives of the Spiritual Complex at Kichhauchha Shareef.
Curriculum for Spiritual Education
1.The expansion of Spiritual Foundation's movement has been guided by its mission to provide coaching and support for students and scholars alike. The aim of which is to ensure all are equipped with character and sincerity to allow the provision of spiritual services.
2.To further develop a specialised course for students and scholars regarding education and instruction in Mysticism.
3.To appoint Spiritual Scholars internationally to promote research on mysticism and Sufism. To ultimately enrich oneself with noble virtues, good conduct and benevolent actions.
4.To create students, devotees and scholars with purity and is internalised and externalised. Therefore becoming role models for the community on a local, national and international level. Thus, playing an important role in spreading the mission of the Sufis and Auliya (Saints and Friends of Allah).
Research on Mysticism
1.To continue with the provision of sponsorship for professors, fellows, lecturers and scholarships. To continue to support religious and educational institutions, convents, colleges and universities, scholars, researchers and intellectuals to further their research and study alongside their religious, educational and spiritual advancement.
2.To award prizes, certificates and trophies to educational, research institutions and schools and colleges for their commendable work.
3.In order to promote an interest in education and research Spiritual Foundation will establish libraries, Museums and archive departments.
4.Aiding learning and research in humanities, agricultural studies, sociology, economics, history and the study of world religions.
Affiliation with Global Institutions
1.In the interest of promoting essential and accurate research, Spiritual Foundation will continue to organise symposiums and seminars. This will allow cooperation with international organisations associated with the promotion of mysticism. Thus providing an opportunity to create partnerships with collective aim of research in this field.
2.The Foundation will appoint delegations to attend the URS celebrations of all Aulia Allah (friends of Allah) across the world. Working in conjunction with the hosts in providing reformative guidance to the pilgrims by assisting pilgrims in absorbing excellent spiritual character with the result of initiating a spiritual revolution within one self.
3.To provide aid to the poor, destitute, needy and deprived sections of society by offering interest free loans.
4.To provide scholarships, interest free loans, books & other study materials. Tuition and boarding fees will be paid for students belonging to families who are on low incomes in addition to students exhibiting extreme merit.
Educational and Constructive Activities
1.Educational and Constructive Activities To establish the following:
Religious & Educational Institutions
2.Hostels To finance and run Technical, Engineering and IT Institutes with an aim to work alongside similar organisations for technological advancement.
3.To establish rest homes and guest homes for devotees. To engage in the restoration of dilapidated houses and assist in the building of new homes.
4.To provide free meals through the public kitchen. To support orphans, widows, physically disabled and vulnerable people during their rehabilitation, whether it is on a temporary or permanent basis in poorer countries.
Social and Public Welfare Services
1.Aiding and provision of adequate water supply systems for safe water usage and consumption in poorer countries.
2.Establishing and promoting public health groups and organisations such as medical and health clinics for the welfare of the general public in deprived areas.
3.To protect animals and birds that are at risk of danger from human interference by supporting organisations set up for their protection.
Helping the Needy
1.Short and long term help for individuals and families from amongst the Saadat (descendants of the Prophet Muhammed S.A.W), Ulama, Sufis, the poor and needy and others devoted to a life of spiritualism.
2.To help disadvantaged and vulnerable groups such as the physically disabled, victims of oppression, widows, women in need, and the sick.
The Fight against AIDS and Drugs
1.To assist in finding medical solutions to the AIDS epidemic through laboratory research, which affects people from all corners of society and to preserve and protect the global community who is affected from this scourge, particularly the younger generation.
2.To tackle the spread of drug abuse and usage by fighting those directly responsible for it through support of organsations specifically set up to do this.
Accessibility to Alternative Medicine for Everyone
1.To establish Spiritual, Quranic, Prophetic, Unani and Ayervedic health centres in poorer countries.
2.Provision of complete medical assistance for the underprivileged through hospitals, nursing homes for the aged, clinics, mental health institutions and homeless shelters in poorer countries.
3.Giving the underprivileged of society a route to study medicine and research in poorer countries.
4.To purchase medicines and much needed medical equipment in much needed regions.