This photo was taken in London:He [Mawlana Shaykh Nazim] went with African shaykhs to visit Muhammad Ali in his hotel. He [Muhammad Ali] asked all of the African Shaykhs for bay’ah and Mawlana said, “I will give you bay’ah” and the African shaykhs said, “Mawlana Shaykh Nazim [is the] only one who can give bay’ah to a lion like you.”
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