Life, The Universe and Everything – Shaykh Abdul Rahim Reasat

Shaykh Abdurrahim Reasat discusses how the burning questions of the soul and the satisfactory answers to them are predicated on the existence of a Creator. Forty-two…! It took Deep Thought, a super-computer built by hyper-intelligent beings, seven and a half million years to arrive at the answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe […]

A Description of the Prophet’s Fast – Ustadh Abdullah Misra

Ustadh Abdullah Misra describes the fast of the Prophet, Allah bless him and give him peace, and its importance as a spiritual template for the believer to follow. Allah has given us life and tawfiq to see another months of Ramadan. When we look at what we need to do in Ramadan, this discussion is […]

Hypocrisy: Content of Character 03 – Shaykh Yahya Rhodus

Shaykh Yahya Rhodus speaks on the three signs of hypocrisy that a believer needs to watch out for and work on to better conform to the ideals of Islam. The Messenger of God, Allah bless him and give him peace, said: The characteristics of a hypocrite are three: when he speaks he lies; when he […]

The Perfect Teacher: Content of Character 01 – Shaykh Yahya Rhodus

The perfect teacher is one who constantly teaches. Whose states are always edifying. Whose character is such that one learns from every word or moment of silence, from every act even when it is to refrain from acting. Before we look into this book of the sayings of the Prophet, Allah bless him and give […]

Content of Character #55: Setting Aside What Causes You Doubt

In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Mercy-Giving; and peaceful prayers and blessings be upon the Messenger of Allah, his Folk, his Companions and all who are faithful. Set Aside What Causes You Doubt Welcome to episode 55 of “The Content of Character” podcast. Today, we will be discussing the idea of setting aside […]

The Ummah was Built in the Masjid – Remosqued with Shaykh Yasir Fahmy

Following is an excellent podcast from IMANWire. In this podcast Shaykh Yasir Fahmy discusses his journey from a Catholic prep school, to a career in venture capital, to studying sacred knowledge at Al-Azhar. Please subscribe to the podcast and visit www.imanwire.com for the latest articles and podcast episodes. Send any questions or comments to @imanwired on Twitter or [email protected]

Spiritual Artists, Social Media and Third Spaces: An Interview with Mustafa Davis

In this wide-ranging conversation, acclaimed photographer, filmmaker and media consultant Mustafa Davis joins the podcast to discuss the arts, the marketing of Muslim organizations, his own cautionary tale in social media and the third space movement. Our thanks to ImanWire for this beneficial recording. 

Beautiful Calls To Prayer From Around The World, by Aiysha Malik

Our friends at the delightful parenting blog, Mamanushka, have produced a playlist of adhan (call to prayer) recordings from around the world, which we are pleased to share here: Writer Aiysha Malik writes, “I live in a city filled with choirs and churchbells. Harmonies fill the air while we walk through the town and bells […]

Donald Trump and the Triumph of Islam, by Shaykh Abdal-Hakim Murad

In the aftermath of Donald Trump’s shock election, Shaykh Abdal-Hakim Murad urges us to consider where this dramatic shift in global politics is headed. [cwa id=’cta’] Resources for seekers: Donald Trump is President. 12 of the best Muslim reactions “The Trumpet Hasn’t Blown” – Prophetic Responses to Crises Excellent Interview with Muslim Woman Removed From […]

The Emotional Brilliance of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, by Ustadh Amjad Tarsin

e·mo·tion·al in·tel·li·gence. noun. skill in perceiving, understanding, and managing emotions and feelings. The Prophet Muhammad ﷺ had a profound way of dealing with people with extremely varying personalities and emotional states, explains Ustadh Amjad Tarsin. His da’wah (way of inviting people to God) needs to be revived in a way that speaks to the realities faced […]