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The Redemption of Sidi Ibrahim Dimson

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
The following is the spiritual journey of our Tijani brother, Sidi Ibrahim Dimson.  The story was written by him.  I have only formatted it and edited the language where necessary.  The spelling of the names have been left as Sidi Ibrahim Dimson spelled it.  The style of the writing has been left largely intact to preserve its flavour.
“I have debated doing this for some time now, and I believe I am ready to delve into this topic now.  I am sure it will make many of you look at me quite differently.  My intentions are clear though.  Perhaps I can help people realise what Redemption and Mercy really mean.  Perhaps I can help people realise that as long as there is life in your body, there is always an opportunity to change.  Perhaps this will serve as a reminder to myself that life without ihsan is meaningless.
My parents are the first real saints I have ever met.  They are the epitome of goodness, charity and excellence.  They raised us in a very mod…