Entries by Yusuf Zanella

Ibn Ata’illah’s Aphorism on Closeness

On this journey of Hope and Closeness, Shaykh Faraz throws light on diverse ways a believer can strengthen the connection with the all-sustaining and ever-living God, the ultimate purpose of life and religion, and the means to draw closer to Him. Imam Ahmad Zarruq describes the path of closeness as “Truly directing oneself to Allah as […]

“As It Was Prescribed for Those Before You”

During Ramadan of 2021, the scholars of SeekersGuidance Arabiyya held daily lessons on various topics throughout the month. The lessons have been translated for the benefit of our English-speaking audience. Shaykh Faiz Iyad gave the fourth lesson. In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful. All praise is due to Allah, Lord of all creation. […]

“Fasting Has Been Prescribed for You”

During Ramadan of 2021, the scholars of SeekersGuidance Arabiyya held daily lessons on various topics throughout the month. The lessons have been translated for the benefit of our English-speaking audience. Shaykh Muhammad Badhib gave the third lesson. In the name of Allah, Most Merciful. All praise is due to Allah. May the best blessings and […]