Entries by Erin

Student Assembly Review – Great Scholars of the Past

On Sunday May 5th, I had the pleasure of hosting SeekersGuidance students for our term opening Student Assembly. This was no regular student assembly of course – it wouldn’t be a Seekers event without an online component, and indeed, we broadcast live via our LiveStream channel from our Hub in Toronto and also from our […]

Watering Our Souls – Moez Masoud on ‘Knowledge Without Barriers’

Moez Masoud, Egyptian television and radio presenter, religious leader and activist, was recently speaking to the SeekersHub Global team about the concept of Knowledge without Barriers. He was very excited about the idea that our courses are free to anyone, anywhere in the world, stating that is this something “revolutionary”. He said this about Knowledge […]

Operating without Barriers : Recruiting 500 Monthly Donors

In 2012, SeekersHub Global made a big change – we began to offer all of our classes free of cost. By doing so, we sought to ensure the availability of authentic scholars and traditional Knowledge Without Barriers. In doing so, we have exponentially expanded the reach of our services, reaching 10,000 students in over 100 […]

Dancing in Private For One’s Spouse

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is it permissible for a wife to dance for her husband’s pleasure in private? Can she play music while dancing? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Merciful. Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, I pray that this finds you well, and in the best of health and spirits. May Allah […]

Extending Life Support When No Recovery is Expected

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: What would be the Islamic position on terminating life support when someone enters into a ‘”vegetative state?” Can Muslims state, in their will, their desire not to be kept alive by machines? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful. Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, It is permitted to stop […]

Intimate Conversations Over the Phone

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Can a married couple have phone sex, as they are currently apart from each other due to immigration issues? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most Merciful. Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Such ‘intimate talk’ is permitted between spouses whether they are together or apart. However, one has to be […]