November 13, 2022 9 mins

Servants of the All-Merciful: Walking Lightly and Seeking Light

The following article was transcribed by a SeekersGuidance scholarship student, based on a lecture series: “Servants of the All-Merciful: Understanding the Qualities of True Servants of Allah.” This is the second of six lectures, delivered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, that explores the qualities of the true servants of Allah described in Surat al-Furqan. Introduction In […]
September 1, 2022 8 mins

The Five Levels of Prayer

In this article, Shaykh Irshaad Sedick elucidates the five levels of prayer believers can find themselves in. The Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said: “A person may offer a prayer, and nothing of it is recorded for him except one-tenth of it, one-ninth of it, one-eighth of it, one-seventh of it, one-sixth […]
March 6, 2022 4 mins

Preparing for Ramadan by Maximizing the Benefits of Sha’ban with Practical Tip...

Alhamdulillah, the month of Sha‘ban has dawned over us, and this marks the final stretch to Ramadan. About Fasting in Sha‘ban It was reported in the two Sahih hadith compilations that Ibn ‘Abbas, may Allah be pleased with them both, said: “The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) did not fast any […]
May 14, 2021 1 min

Intentions For After Ramadan – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

What intentions should we make for after Ramadan? We intend to be among those whose entire year is Ramadan. We intend that our connection with Allah is expressed in our actions throughout the day and the night. We intend to serve the Umma in the best way by focusing on the Three Objectives: knowledge, devotion […]