Traditional Knowledge

December 10, 2020 6 mins

Living Simply: Evaluation of the Self

Part Five: An Internal Audit By Shaykh Farid Dingle In order to get through life with ease, the early Muslims (salaf) focused on certain key ways of living that would make it spiritually and practically easier and more fruitful. They coined a term for the variegated rules that they lived by, a term that summarized […]
November 25, 2020 5 mins

How to Fall in Love with Allah – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

How To Fall In Love with Allah Habib Umar bin Hafiz In the Name of Allah, the Encompassingly Merciful, the Particularly Merciful. All praise belongs to Allah. May the best of blessings and most perfect of peace be upon our master Muhammad ibn Abdullah, and upon his followers, his companions, and all those guided by […]
October 23, 2020 25 mins

The 17 Benefits of Tribulation

  In this article, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani summarizes “The Benefits of Tribulation” by one of the great scholars of Islam: Sultan al-Ulema al-Izz ibn Abd al-Salam (Allah be well pleased with him). This discussion took place at the beginning of the pandemic as a reminder for all of us on the attitude we should embody […]
July 11, 2020 1 min

The Dowra 2020: A Spiritual Lighthouse

With so many plans disrupted this year and put off by Covid-19, the believer knows that nothing is ever purely evil and even the darkest of places will have at least a speck of light.  Tarim is the lighthouse. This year they’re offering their summer course online. This summer course, or dowrah, has been held […]