May 13, 2021 1 min

Free Zakat Guide, Calculator, and Scholarly Advice

Ramadan is the time where most people look to pay their Zakat. We get numerous questions on how and when to give Zakat, and more importantly to whom? SeekersGuidance scholars have put together this free Zakat Guide that addresses the most common questions and provides spiritual guidelines on how to approach the question and act […]
August 20, 2020 2 mins

Muharram: The Islamic Calendar’s January | A Reader

The new Islamic year is almost upon us and although setting New Year’s Resolutions based on the Islamic calendar isn’t a common practice, there are a few things we should do; reflect over the previous year and take a moment to assess our accomplishments, and think about how we can make the next Islamic year […]
June 13, 2020 3 mins

Black Lives Matter: Racism, Social Activism, Justice | A Reader

SeekersGuidance is always committed to provide clarity, answers, and guidance, especially when new issues emerge. We feel that in these times it is important for us to listen to our black leaders. In this reader we are featuring the voices of some of our most impactful black Muslim leaders, including Imam Zaid Shakir, Dr. Sherman […]
June 2, 2020 3 mins

Islamic Scholars Fund: Growth, Clarifications, and Financials – June 2020

Assalamu alaikum, Alhamdulillah, SeekersGuidance has been running the Islamic Scholars Fund–through which zakat and charity funds support eligible scholars and students, around the world. Alhamdulillah, this Fund grew over 60% this Ramadan, through the active support of donors around the world. Thus, we have felt it important to clarify and reiterate a number of issues: […]