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Seven Counsels for Successful Service and Activism – Advice from Shaykh Faraz Rabbani at SeekersHub Team Meeting

Recently, a group of volunteers gathered at SeekersHub Toronto for a strategy meeting. At the end of the gathering, I shared the following seven counsels on successful service and activism: One: Renew Your Intention Regularly The first point is that it is always important to renew one’s intention. What are we trying to do? We’re […]

Video: Seekers Monthly Training: Service with Excellence – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani – January 2012

Video: Seekers Monthly Training: Service with Excellence – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani – January 2012 [Saturday, January 28, 2012] In the monthly Seekers Training Session, for SeekersHub & SeekersGuidance team members, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani mentions some of the characteristics of strong believers, from the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). The […]

Purpose of Activism and the Spirit of Service – SeekersGuidance Reminder – Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo

Purpose of Activism and the Spirit of Service – SeekersGuidance Reminder – Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo: “” A reminder given to SeekersGuidance staff and volunteers, on the “Purpose of Activism and the Spirit of Service,” so that we can keep our intentions, goals, and resolve high & pure–and so we can have the sense of […]

Keeping Appointments, Delays, and Cancellation – Excerpt from the book “Islamic Manners” by Shaykh Abdul Fattah Abu Ghuddah

The following excerpt is from the book “Islamic Manners” by Shaykh Abdul Fattah Abu Ghuddah (may Allah shower His mercy upon him). Although the book is short and concise, one can nonetheless acquire very deep meanings by reflecting upon its structure and themes. It is unlike other works of adab (etiquette) which often go into […]

Faith & Reason: Emotion is not Enough by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Faith & Reason: Emotion is not Enough By Faraz Rabbani “When those bombs exploded in London, I felt my faith itself rocked,” confessed a friend of mine. Many people find their beliefs shaken by the flow of events, in their own lives or in society. Why? It would appear that most people’s religious commitment is based […]