Question: What is the meaning of this saying said by Sufis: “So-and-so is the owner of time and one of those who disposes of people’s affairs”? What is the ruling on a person who believes in this saying? Is it permissible to perform Salaah as a Ma’moom (a person being led by an Imaam in Prayer) behind this person who holds these views?
Answer: So-and-so is the owner of the time… etc. Means, there is a person who disposes the affairs of mankind by driving away their hardships, rescuing them from distress and bringing them what they want of benefits… read more here.