March 6, 2022 4 mins

Sha‘ban – The Final Stretch to Ramadan

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 […]
May 13, 2021 4 mins

Fasting Six Days of Shawwal – Ruling, Whether Consecutive, Combining Intention...

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful. The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Fasting Ramadan and following it with six days from Shawwal is like continual fasting.” [Muslim, on the authority of Abu Ayyub (Allah be pleased with him)] This is because the reward of actions is multiplied (at […]
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 […]