Comments on the Recent ‘Dogs Are Not Impure’ Article – Mufti Musa Furber

Originally taken from Mufti Musa’s blog: Click here I have been asked several times about the recent article titled ‘Dogs are not impure,’ says prominent Islamic scholar. I have not seen the television show or the fatwa mentioned in the article so I can comment only on the article itself. The bulk of my reading over the [...]

SeekersHighlight: Sila & Seekers – Ustadha Noura Shamma by Ustadha Raidah

Ustadha Noura Shamma is an accomplished scholar who has studied with renowned teachers in Amman, Jordan, since 2003. She holds a B.S. in Elementary Education as well as a M.A. in Middle Eastern Studies, and has completed coursework for a Ph.D. in Islamic Thought. In Amman she has studied Islamic sciences including Hanafi fiqh, Aqida, [...]

The Glorious Legislation of Endowments – Shaykh Ramadan al-Bouti

[Book on Endowments] Alhamdulilah, Imam Muhammad Saeed Ramadan al-Bouti’s, may Allah have mercy on him, article on how to revive endowments, orawqaaf, is now available from the Naseem al-Sham English site. The Arabic text can be located here and it was originally published in the Imam’s book k Qaḍāyā Fiqhiyyah Muʿāṣirah (Damascus: Dār al-Fārābī, 2009). The translation will also be published [...]

Eid Gift: Exploring The Qur’an – Surah al-Ikhlas – Five Part Audio Lecture by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

  We pray that the Eid period has been a joyous and beneficial time for you and your loved ones. As a special Eid gift to all our students and supporters we would like to share this exclusive audio lecture, recorded by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani. Surah al-Ikhlas has been described by Prophet Muhammed ﷺ as [...]

Israel is Not Like “Them” – Imam Zaid Shakir – New Islamic Directions

Article originally posted here. Reposted, with thanks. “And that’s the difference between us and our neighbors,” he continued. “They consider murderers to be heroes. They name public squares after them. We don’t. We condemn them and we put them on trial and we’ll put them in prison.” Binyamin Netanyahu Reacting to the arrest of the [...]

Seeking Allah with SeekersHub Sydney by Sister Aziza

I found Allah where I found myself. I am coming to know Allah as I come to know myself. This spiritual journey inspired me to make a physical one — to Sydney, Australia. Living in Brisbane a little while back, I was told about Imam Afroz Ali and SeekersHub Sydney by a brother (who now [...]

A Time to Build: How Believers Respond To Trials and Tests – Faraz Rabbani Eid Khutba at SeekersHub Toronto

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani delivered this brief, timely Khutba on how the believer sees everything–both difficulty and ease, joys and tribulations–as blessings from Allah, and then responds accordingly. Shaykh Faraz emphasized that this is a time to build, in our own lives, our families, communities, and as an Umma … Please note: Khutba commences at 8:30 [...]

Eid Mubarak from Shaykh Faraz, Imam Afroz & the SeekersHub Global team

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful May Allah make these days of true rejoicing Dear SeekersHub Global students, supporters, and friends, Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, We pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. We pray to our Merciful Lord that your Eid is safe and with joy with [...]

O Ramadan – Poem By Sidi Aashif Sacha

O Ramadan By Aashif Sacha O Ramadan, you are our noble guest, O Ramadan why must you leave so soon, O Ramadan, It felt like yesterday I saw your new moon, O Ramadan, you surely put our faith to the test, O Ramadan, you have waken our soul, O Ramadan, you have filled up that [...]

Ramadan Practice Exercise 07 – Be Content with The Decree of Allah – Imam Afroz Ali

In 2011, Imam Afroz Ali recorded a short series of Ramadan ‘exercises’. This year we will, insha’Allah, continue this series. Ramadan Exercise 07 – Be Content – The Decree is the reality by which you are given opportunity to know your Lord, the positive result of which is Contentment. Listen to the short talk on [...]