Sadiq Alam

sadiqServant and Seeker of Truth, SADIQ ALAM is Editor and Author of INSPIRATIONS AND CREATIVE THOUGHTS, an internationally acclaimed weblog published since 2005. It covers a wide range of themes including Integral & Comparative Spirituality, World Faith Traditions and Mysticism. Interviews with many inspiring spiritual teachers, artists and contemporary visionaries have appeared on the site. His blog has been nominated for a number of international awards, including Asia Blog award and Blogger’s Choice Award.

Son of an Art Historian, Sadiq has been blessed with a natural artistic instinct. He is a painter in traditional media, as well as a Digital Artist and Digital Photographer. Sadiq’s tech-shamanic skills include proficiency in Graphic Design, Audio Editing, Hardware Troubleshooting, Desktop Publishing, Web Design & Development, and Search Engine Optimization. Sadiq is also an expert Blogger and offers Search Engine Optimization and Web 2.0 skills.

Born in Bangladesh, Sadiq finished his Bachelor in Engineering in his native country before moving to Singapore for his Masters of Engineering as Research Scholar. He was awarded a prestigious Fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles for Graduate study in Biomedical Engineering.

Sadiq’s early career began in Information Technology Journalism. He became the youngest Executive Editor of a National Information and Communication Technology Magazine in his country and also served in a number of national dailies and monthly publications. Sadiq has won national recognition for his technical writing and contributions in journalism.

Sadiq has a strong interest is in Sufi teachings, Eastern religious traditions, and Integral Spirituality. He developed an early interest in Comparative Spirituality which led him into the study of Sufism through the teachings of Hazrat Inayat Khan. He took initiation into the Sufi path in December 2007 by taking hand with Shaykh Muhammad al-Jamal, a guide in the Shadhili Sufi lineage, who resides in the Dome of the Rock Mosque in Jerusalem. Divine peace be with the master guide.

And behind all these details and forms – is the Unchanging, Unknown Face, the Face before we were born.

. REFERENCES

[>] Inspirations and Creative Thoughts | Sadiq’s Blog Site

[>] Mystic Lens | Sadiq’s Photography and Art via Flickr