Giving and Prevention from Ibn ‘Ata’Illah’s Hikam – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

This class is based on some of the key works on spiritual teaching. Shaykh Faraz Rabbani opens up by explaining how one deals with the test and how the nature of this life is meant to be a test for the believers. As a means to getting closer to Allah Most High.

He explains a few of the aphorisms of one of the greatest spiritual masters in Islam, Ibn Ata’illah, In his work the Hikam. How Allah’s giving could be prevention, and how Allah’s prevention could be giving. It is all about how one turns to Allah Most High.

Shaykh Faraz expounds on how the first proper manner is to see all things are from Allah. Secondly one is to be patient, and thirdly by being content. Shaykh Faraz goes on to explain that blessings with gratitude are to share the blessing with others.


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