Do You Have The Tools Of Sound Understanding?

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani covers a much neglected topic: the importance of the “instrumental sciences”. He says, “These are the means to sound knowledge. Without them, one’s knowledge will not be sound, one’s expressions will not be sound, and one’s knowledge will not be trustworthy.”

This lesson is a must-watch for learners at all stages. It discusses the proper way to pursue the path of knowledge, and the common pitfalls of students and teachers alike.

On War & Beheading: How ISIS Manipulates Hadiths, by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani addresses a question asked at a session in SeekersHub Toronto, “Is ISIS justified in its ritual slaughter of its enemies and its burning of prisoners and others on the basis of prophetic teachings, specifically in regards to the hadith where the Prophet (saw) is reported to have said, O Quraysh, I have come to you with slaughter?”

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SeekersHub Podcast Tops iTunes charts

The SeekersHub’s podcast has been busy, briefly topping the chart on iTunes’ Islam category and reaching Top 10 among all Religion & Spirituality podcasts.

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What is Beneficial Knowledge in Islam? by Dr. Umar Abd-Allah

An excellent lesson on “What is beneficial knowledge” by Dr. Umar Abd-Allah of the Nawawi Foundation (www.Nawawi.org), explaining three key aphorisms (hikam) of Ibn Ata’illah related to beneficial knowledge. This program was organized by Qurba Academy (www.Qurba.org) and hosted at SeekersHub Toronto.

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