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Archive for May, 2011
Treating Tripoli – Libya’s Treaty with America by Imam Afroz Ali

By Imam Afroz Ali In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful Reflecting on history teaches you a lot. But to learn authentic history, you need a good teacher; I am most fortunate to have a Teacher like Shaykh Hamza Yusuf. He brought to my attention a long while ago about what is called [...]

Explanation of Prophetic Hadith: “Keep Your Tongue Moist With Remembrance of Allah” from Ibn Rajab’s Commentary on Nawawi’s 40 Hadith

Explanation of Prophetic Hadith: “Keep Your Tongue Moist With Remembrance of Allah” from Ibn Rajab’s Commentary on Nawawi’s 40 Hadith Jami’ al-’Ulum wa’l-Hikam – Hadith Fifty – by Ibn Rajab al-Hanbali Abdullah ibn Busr said, “A man came to the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace and said, ‘Messenger of Allah, the [...]

On Family – Pause for Thought with Journalist Abdul-Rehman Malik – BBC Radio 2

Pause for Thought with Journalist Abdul-Rehman Malik – BBC Radio 2 Listen: Pause for Thought- On Family – Abdul-Rehman Malik When my son was born just over three months ago, he came into the world surrounded by an international cast of characters. His birth was made possible by a medical team with accents ranging from East [...]

Habib Umar Visits Al-Ghazzali Centre

Habib Umar Visits Al-Ghazzali Centre Habib Umar Visits Al-Ghazzali Centre from AGCaustralia on Vimeo. The honourable and amongst the most important Scholars of our time, Habib Umar bin Hafiz visited Al-Ghazzali Centre at its Sydney office in April 2011. He was in Australia for a tour organisaed by Daar Ibn Abbas. We also had the [...]

Video: The Life and Works of Imam al-Ghazali – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

Video: The Life and Works of Imam al-Ghazali – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

Video: Habib ‘Umar b. Hafiz: The Spiritual Imperative – Ribat Institute

Video: Habib ‘Umar b. Hafiz: The Spiritual Imperative – Ribat Institute An insightful lecture delivered by one of the true carriers of prophetic spirituality in our times, al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz. The lecture addresses the importance of spirituality, and the emphasis of cleansing the heart. The lecturer engages the audience by enumerating many heart-touching narratives. [...]

Finding the Balance Seminar – Watch Online

On May 7th, SeekersGuidance teamed up with Mathabah foundation, to hold a one-day seminar on “Finding the Balance”. The seminar featured Shaykh Faraz Rabbani and Shaykh Yusuf Badat, and was hosted by the Islamic Foundation of Toronto where Shaykh Yusuf is the imam. This important topic highlighted the need for working and living with purpose [...]

Why Learn From a Teacher? – Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Why Learn From a Teacher? Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani   Question: What’s the significance of studying fiqh with scholars rather than just reading the text yourself, if it’s a reliable text. The texts have commentaries and are written by scholars, so you would still be getting your knowledge from scholars in a way. So what [...]

Sea Without Shore: A Manual of the Sufi Path – Shaykh Nuh Keller – Now Available – SunnaBooks

Sea Without Shore | SunnaBooks   You can order the book online directly from FirdousBooks.com:http://www.firdousbooks.com/store/without-shore-p-732.html Sea Without Shore is a practical manual for those travelling the path of Sufism or Islamic mysticism, which strives, in Junayd’s words, ‘to separate the Beginninglessly Eternal from that which originates in time,’ in a word, to be with the [...]

Reflections on Blessed Life & Gatherings of the Beloved Prophet Muhammad – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

This inspiring lecture begins with reflection from the poem written by Habib Umar bin Hafiz: “Billahi karrir dhikra wasfi Muhammadin, kayma tuziha ‘anil qulubir rana.” This can be translated as: “By God, repeat the qualities of Muhammad, so that the rust that is on hearts may be removed.” Shaykh Faraz Rabbani of SeekersGuidance (www.SeekersGuidance.org) then [...]