Posts Tagged ‘Shaykh Faraz Rabbani’
The Muslim 500 – Seekers’ Imam Afroz Ali and Shaykh Faraz Rabbani selected for 2014/2015

It is not difficult to see why Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, the Founder and Managing Director of SeekersGuidance / SeekersHub Global and Imam Afroz Ali, Founder of Al Ghazzali Centre Sydney and Managing Director of SeekerHub Global, were both chosen to be in the honourable list of 500 Most Influential Muslims for the year 2014/2015. The [...]

There Is No Such Thing As Chance, For He Is The Best Of Planners – Reflection from a Seeker

[Journey of a lifetime] Two years ago I had my very first encounter with two amazing teachers that were to play a pivotal role in the direction that my life was to take. My husband told me one day about a retreat that was being planned in New Zealand, and how exciting it was that [...]

On the Sacred Journey: Meeting at the Oasis of the 2014 Seekers Retreat “Awakening the Heart”

Reflection by Maryam J. Mathieu During the drive to Camp Couchiching for the annual SeekersHub Toronto retreat, all I could think about was what questions I could ask the scholars to help me figure out how to make hijra into a new life. For years, and especially since I converted to Islam a year and [...]

Key Hadiths on the Names of the Noble Prophet ﷺ

For more on this topic, register for our free weekly class “Seekers Night Class: Studying the Life of the Prophet” with Shaykh Faraz Rabbani From the Chapter on the Names of our Master Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) from Imam Tirmidhi’s Shama’il with Commentary from Shaykh al-Hadith Mawlana Zakariyya al-Kandahlawi Many titles according [...]

Harms of Aloneness: The Prophet’s Firm Discouragement of Living or Travelling Alone

The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) forbade remaining alone: that a person sleep alone, or that they travel alone. [Ahmad, Musad, from Ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him)] This prohibition is for discouragement–dislikedness (karaha), as mentioned by the majority of the scholars. [Munawi, Fayd al-Qadir, others] The wisdom in this discouragement relates [...]

Student Assembly: The Way of the Seeker – Student Notes by Sr. Haleema

SeekersHub Global Student Assembly Term 1 2014:  “The Way of the Seeker” How to discern sound scholarship, choose a teacher and the role locality plays in this, Shaykha Zaynab Ansari: [How do we know if it’s sound scholarship?] We have the tools to discern what makes sound scholarship. That is, the Sanad – a direct line [...]

Clarity in Crisis: How Believers Look at Trials and How they Respond, Guided by Prophetic Light – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ), throughout his life went through many trials–even in his childhood–and especially in the matters of belief and in the practices of his people. As years went on, the Prophet yearned for guidance in these and all matters. We can often feel overwhelmed with what is going on in the world. Yet, the [...]

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 [...]

SeekersHub Global NEEDS your URGENT Financial Assistance – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. Ramadan Mubarak to you and your loved ones. SeekersHub Global is in urgent need of your support and assistance: we need immediate financial support to sustain and expand our services; to pay our teachers and staff; and to fulfill the communal obligation [...]

Here are a Few of my Favourite Things – My Journey – By Sr Alma

The best thing that has happened to me in my life was almost three years ago. I typed in “Surah” in the youtube search box and “randomly” picked the second choice on the given choices- Surah Al Rahman. At the time, the views were about 16 million so I decided to click on the link [...]