The Prophetic Way of Teaching – Sayyid Muhammad Alawi al-Maliki

For original link: click here [The Prophet (Peace be upon him) Spoke to People According to Their Level] “The Prophet (Peace be upon him) followed, in his way of teaching people and inviting them to goodness, the way of the Holy Quran, in which Allah says: ‘Call you to the way of your Lord with wisdom and […]

Law & Love, A Short Story by Novid Shaid, 2014

“We have three reliable witnesses,” explained Mullah Ameer, “who are ready to testify that Azmat Khan consumed whisky and consorted with an unknown courtesan during his nephew’s wedding.” And with that, he gazed across the bare room, where Mullah Ghazi sat against the wall, resting against a cushion. The latter looked worried, like his heart was aching. “So, […]

When You Hear, You’ll See – Umm Ibrahim retells the story of Prophet Musa

By Mehded Maryam Sinclair About fifteen years ago the thought occurred to me that I had never seen a careful telling of the entire story of Prophet Musa and a desire took root in me to produce one, though at the time I never believed I would be able to do it. However as the […]

The Khulasa Project

The Mughal Script Khulasa Project began in -the summer of 2011, with a group of brothers from the United Kingdom, who came together upon on the permission and instruction of Sayyidi al-Habib Umar bin Hafidh. What is the Khulasa? The book has been compiled by Sayyidi al-Habib Umar b. Muhammad b. Hafiz (may Allah Almighty […]

Nur Sacred Science Publications Presents: Gatherings of Illumination

Nur Sacred Science Publications Presents: Gatherings of Illumination Gatherings of Illumination in Sending Blessings upon the Best of Creation “Truly gatherings of sending prayers upon the Prophet PBUH are gardens of paradise and sources of purification for hearts that long for their beloved PBUH. Among them is this noble assembly compiled by the esteemed scholar, […]

Glimpses of the Life of Sheikh ‘Abd al-Wakil al-Durubi

Glimpses of the Life of Faqih ‘Abd al-Wakil al-Durubi Taken from Sea without Shore by Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller. His Personality “As-Salam ‘alaykum,” I said. “Wa ‘alaykum as-Salam,” he answered. He stood behind the door for a moment to let me in, and let it lock behind me. I followed him to the office […]

Glimpses of the Life of Sheikh ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Shaghouri

Glimpses of the Life of Sheikh ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Shaghouri Taken from Sea without Shore by Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller. His Personality Twenty-two years before we had come out of this mosque together after visiting the shrine of Sheikh Muhyiddin. I had watched for a moment as he stopped to buy some apples from a cart […]

The Effects of Various Dhikr – Habib Ahmad Mashhur al-Haddad

The Effects of Various Dhikr – Habib Ahmad Mashhur al-Haddad The effects of dhikr are immense and it is hard to fully understand them. Often, one can feel a effect but not be too sure as to what sort of change is taking place in himself/herself. Perhaps there is a wisdom in that, that it […]

Shaykh ‘Umar al-Yafi’s Supplication for Rain – Nur Sacred Sciences

Shaykh ‘Umar al-Yafi’s Supplication for Rain Shaykh Umar al-Yafi b. Muhammad al-Husayni was born in the city of Yafa (Jaffa) in Ottoman Palestine in 1759/1173.  His family settled there after leaving Mecca for Morocco and then residing in the city of Dimyat in Egypt for a period.  He memorized the Qur’an with its proper recitation […]

Recommended Book: Prayers of Occasions. A Handbook of Muslim Salah. Shaykh Talal al-Azem. OTKF Publications

OTKF Publications : Prayers of Occasions   The Oxford Traditional Knowledge Foundation(OTKF) is pleased to announce its first publication, Prayers of Occasions: A Handbook of Muslim Salah, compiled and translated by Talal Al-Azem. Prayers of Occasions covers all the sunnah ritual prayers (salats) recommended for various circumstances we face in life. In a convenient and quickly accessible […]