MATIN Initiative

Empowering Leaders of tomorrow

As current Hazrat Ishaan (Supreme Ishaan) of the Naqshbandi branch of Islam, The Sayyid is willing to empower the life of his followers in a holistic manner.

کمک با خد کمکی

"Help through Self-Help"

In order to establish qualitative leaders "Help through self-help" is the central Motto which the Sayyid´s family has used in their philanthropic projects since 30 years.

MATIN Initiative (Leadership Programm)

Markaz Aliyye Tarfiyye Istiqlal Naqshbandian

Independance of Murideen

Through his MATIN Initiative The Sayyid is empowering Independance for his spiritual followers in a political and economical manner, so that they can manifest their "hidden qualities" in worldly leadership.

Clerical Guidance

The Sayyid is not only a descendant of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) by blood but also by merit, hinting on his huge clerical knowledge.

He is an expert in law and mysticism in all fields of the religion and heads the Naqshbandi Sufi belief.


The Sayyid has a brilliant sense of quality in a wide spectrum. 

As a holy aristocrat, he combines worldly Excellence with moral and inner perfection, guiding his followers to qualitative Excellence.



"Crowning" (Philosophy)

Opening the eye of the heart

يكتاپرستى (Yektaparasti)

Monotheism is esential in achieving a life in quality. The Murideen shall dedicate their life in service for God almighty, for it is not money that provides, it is God and his influence in guiding our way.

رسالت (Risalat)

The Prophets with Prophet Muhammad as seal are the ultimate mediators between God and mankind. They are our guides in flesh and blood whose traditions of justice, spirituality and triviality are essential to understand the holy scriptures of God.

امامت (A´Imamat)

The Imam of the time is the post-prophetic mediator between God and mankind as successor of Prophet Muhammad through Ali. This chain of knowers of the Quran went on until it reaches Sayyid Raphael as 54th Imam today.

دراجت (Daraajat)

Jahangir was a historical Murid of The Sayyid´s family who intermarried with his family. An Emperor who is known as the "World conqueror" because of his elevated status of power and influence. The Sayyid´s vision is that all his Murideen may become Jahangirs.

جماعت (Jamaat)

The congregation is important to generate a life in psychological quality. Gatherings may they be physical or online shall help the Murideen to be integrated in the Ishaanite culture. Independant what ethnical or economical background. All are one!

امانت (Amanat)

But the minimal needs do not all the time suffice. Especially in light of dangers. Security, may it be physical or financial is necessary for the Murid to maintain his state in peace. Social 

تغذيت (Taghziyat)

It is a duty to safe the life of the murideen from the streets and grant them access to the minimal needs. Food, Hygiene and Housing in order to have the fundament set.