Entries by Sadia sadiaq

Update on the Scholar and Family Facing Death Threats

On October 18th, 2016, we made an appeal for urgent support for a scholar and his family facing repeated death threats and whom needed to relocate — see previous blog post here. We wanted to update you that Alhamdulillah, we were able to raise well-over the amount we’d set as our goal, through your generous support! With the […]

It’s time to #GiveLight

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Why The Prophet ﷺ Started A School Before He Established A Mosque

If there was any doubt about the importance of learning centres, this should settle the matter. Did you know, the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ established a place of learning before he built a mosque? He began this school in the home of a teenage boy called Arqam, which explains why there are so many learning centres […]

New Beginning at SeekersGuidance Toronto

New Beginning at SeekersGuidance Toronto On Saturday April 2nd, SeekersGuidance Toronto welcomed a new beginning with a grand opening event for their stunning new location. With a large open plan space, a mother’s room, a father’s room and multiple instruction areas, the new SeekersGuidance Toronto is truly breaking barriers to sound Islamic learning. Watch the […]

The Greatest Reward: Fulfilling The Urgent Need Of Others

A fund like no other Alhamdullilah, last year we established the SeekersGuidance Global Zakat Fund, a fund like no other, supporting deserving scholars and students of knowledge, both locally and abroad. We distributed over $350,000 in zakat funds in 2015. This year, it is our mission to raise $1 million in zakat funds. The impact of your zakat […]

Good News For a Change

How about some good news for a change? At SeekersGuidance Global, we want to take a moment to celebrate some of the good news Allah blessed us with in 2015. Watch the one-minute video below. 400 million Spanish speakers can now learn about Islam in their language. SeekersGuidance Espanol went live in 2015. There are […]

How ISIS prevents scholars from teaching in Mosul

Have you heard of Mosul? It’s the northern Iraqi city that made headlines when ISIS took control and cemented their stronghold of northern Iraq and Syria. But before ISIS, Mosul was a world renowned centre of Islamic learning. It was home to some of the Muslim world’s most established educational institutions and leading Islamic scholars. With […]

Death is not the only way we lose our scholars – Launch of SeekersZakat Fund

Our teachers often remind us that upon the passing of a scholar, they take with them to their grave, the treasure chests of knowledge and wisdom they’d accumulated throughout their life of; hard work, years of dedication and sacrifice and as such, their passing is a loss on multiple levels. Now we know death is inevitable but […]

“It’s a Miracle We’re Muslim”. The Argentinian Muslims’ Struggle

Imagine this… Omar Gonzalez, an 18 year old boy from Argentina, discovers that his great grandfather, who had migrated to the country from Lebanon, was a Muslim. Omar doesn’t know much about Islam. And the little he does know is informed by what he reads on Facebook (which is mostly the bad stuff). He can’t imagine his […]

What is the single best way to fight Darkness?

In light of the recent tragic events around the world, many are confused and associating Islam with people and ideas completely alien to Islam and the message of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). One of the main challenges that remains is spreading light and connecting people to light, an initiative SeekersGuidance has […]