21 – Standing for Funeral Processions


In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus addresses the recommended act and teaching of Prophet Muhammad to stand for the funeral procession. Shaykh Yahya explains the merits of attending the funeral procession and some of the etiquettes around that. He also highlights some key concepts of approaching death.

The Content of Character is a remarkable collection of sayings of the Prophet Muhammad. Chosen by the scholar, Shaykh Al-Amin Ali Mazrui and translated by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, this book was published to great critical acclaim.

Shaykh Al-Amin intended to show that progress among Muslims required not the abandonment of Islam but the recovery of the original spirit of Islamic enlightenment.

In this podcast series for SeekersHub, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus does a commentary on these concise and yet comprehensive sayings, with a special focus on character-building, morals, good manners and ethics.