Prophet Shu’ayb – Honesty in Business Dealings-Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan reflects on the narrative of Prophet Shu’ayb who warned his people not to cheat and exploit others in business dealings. Due to his constant warnings, his people started to resent him and his message. He called them to act truthfully and equitably in all of their daily activities, however, […]

06 – Prophet Ibrahim: Dealing with the Generational Divide-Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan discusses the importance of cultivating healthy and compassionate relationships between the young and the elderly. Prophet Ibrahim (Peace be upon him) was not given an opportunity to advise his father and community regarding their misguided ways. They interpreted his message as a mockery against their ancient beliefs. This arrogance […]

Prophet Musa and the Two Principled Men of Integrity-Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan discusses how the followers of Prophet Musa (May Allah’s peace be upon him) refused to obey Allah’s order of entering the holy land due to their psychological fear and complacency. They arrogantly retorted and replied to Prophet Musa (May Allah’s peace be upon him) that he and his Lord […]

04- Prophet Muhammad Mercy Manifested-Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan highlights the merciful and kind nature of the Prophet (peace be upon him). He discusses the various events in the blessed life of the Prophet (peace be upon him) where he manifested unconditional mercy to his family, friends, companions and enemies. The Prophet (peace be upon him) won the […]

03-Prophet Dawud (peace be upon him) and Jalut: Courageous Leadership- Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets-Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this third episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan discusses the Quranic narrative of Prophet Dawud and Jalut (Goliath). This narrative revolves around the incident of Prophet Dawud resisting the oppression of Jalut and his people. Shaykh Sadullah reminds us of the importance of cultivating courage and praiseworthy characteristics in our youth. By being principled in our […]

02- Prophet Musa and the Four Types of Rocks (Hearts)- Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this second episode, Shaykh Sadullah Khan reflects on the Qur’anic narrative of Prophet Musa and the Children of Israel when they were commanded to sacrifice a cow. Their unwillingness to follow God’s command manifested in their obsessive and obstinate nature of asking unnecessary and technical questions related to the type of sacrificial cow. God […]

01-Adam and Iblis- Simply the Best: Life Lessons From The Lives Of The Prophets- Shaykh Sadullah Khan

In this podcast series, Shaykh Sadullah Khan extracts insightful lessons from the Qur’an about the lives of the noble Prophets of Allah. Through various Qur’anic events and narratives, Shaykh Sadullah is able to contextualize the various life lessons of the Prophets in our daily lives. This podcast series was recorded in Cape Town at Masjid […]