Crossroads of Islam, Past and Present

The New York Times recently featured an article on Habib ‘Umar, his school Dar al-Mustafa, and Tarim itself. Shaykh Yahya Rhodus (bio) , who teaches the “Faith in Divine Unity & Trust in Divine Providence “ course here at SeekersGuidance,  was interviewed in it as well. October 15, 2009   TARIM JOURNAL   Crossroads of Islam, Past and […]

Islamic Parenting: Ten Keys to Raising Righteous Children – Faraz Rabbani – Vimeo

Islamic Parenting: Ten Keys to Raising Righteous Children on Vimeo Islamic Parenting: Ten Keys to Raising Righteous Children from Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo. This is from the SeekersGuidance (www.SeekersGuidance.org) Online Course on Islamic Parenting: Raising Righteous Children. This important course seeks to provide guidance on one of the most critical topics of the times: raising […]

A warning we should heed – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

The message of Islam is that pursuit of money for its own sake is unnatural, inhumane, and will lead us to catastrophe, argues Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad. O you who believe! Let not your wealth nor your children distract you from remembrance of Allah. Those who do so, they are the losers. (63:9) This verse […]

Shaykh Yahya Rhodus on Having Direction (Outward & Inward) in Life – Video

YouTube – RIS7 Opening Remarks by Ustadh Yahya Rhodus Check out Sh. Yahya’s excellent course on tawhid and tawakkul: Faith in Divine Unity & Trust in Divine Providence Sh. Yahya Rhodus  ·  12 downloadable lessons  ·  3 live sessions

On Futuwwa (Chivalry) – Habib ‘Ali al-Jifri

As-salamu alaikum, Habib ‘Ali al-Jifri has an excellent lecture on futuwwa – chivalry in Islam – which he defines as “a power possessing insight that is internalized and reacts in order to give victory to truth.” The audio for the lecture on Chivalry is located here. The videos are here:  Nota Bene: Habib ‘Ali […]

What is Intelligence? (Khutbah by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani at Princeton University)

In this khutbah, delivered at Princeton University, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains that true intelligence is the capacity to seek ultimate benefit and to know God. Download this talk: here Subscribe: SeekersGuidance Islamic Knowledge Podcast @ iTunes (free!)

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani at Princeton University: “Keeping Your Faith Strong” October 2-4

Keeping Your Faith Strong Post-Ramadan Weekend Deen Intensive with Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Location: Princeton University, Bendheim Center 26 Prospect Avenue Princeton, NJ Attaining beauty of heart and character. Keeping Your Faith Strong Based on Imam Ghazali’s Forty Foundations of the Religion PURPOSE OF THE SEMINAR: 1. To give people the fundamental principles to bring their […]

Advice for Seekers of Islamic Knowledge – Five Counsels – Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo

Advice for Seekers of Islamic Knowledge – Five Counsels – Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo Advice for Seekers of Islamic Knowledge – Five Counsels – Faraz Rabbani from Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo. Five Key Counsels for Seekers of Islamic Knowledge. Originally given by Faraz Rabbani to students of the SeekersGuidance Academy (www.SeekersGuidance.org) Summer 2009 session. SeekersGuidance […]

Why Is the Prophet’s Character Described as Being Tremendous?

Why Is the Prophet’s Character Described as Being Tremendous? Faraz Rabbani In the Qur’an, the Prophet is addressed directly, “Truly, you are of tremendous character.” [Qur’an, 68.4] This Qur’anic verse intrigued Muslim scholars, early and late, especially the Qur’anic exegetes and the masters of the spiritual path, especially as the Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless him and […]

Videos from the “Feed the Needy Online Fundraiser”: Imam Zaid Shakir, Shaykh Abdullah Hakim Quick, Shaykh Muhammad Ninowy, Imam Tahir Anwar & Preacher Moss

Just in case you missed the “Feed the Needy Online Fundraiser”, here are the videos from the event: