Clarity Amidst Turmoil – A Response to the Paris Shootings by Shaykh Walead Mosaad

Following the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, many Muslims around the globe have been left angered with a small group of people for hijacking their religion (killing others in the name of their religion). Muslims have also felt anger towards the cartoonists for publishing unnecessary degrading photos of the Final Messenger (peace be upon him) when […]

Defending the Prophet – Advice from Habib ‘Umar

Written by Lina Abdul Wahab Habib Umar bin Hafiz calls upon us all to teach people about Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), his life, his character, his call, his different states, his beauty, his perfection and his kindness and to teach about the Prophet’s light, by allowing it to shine through our words and deeds. According to Habib Umar, amongst us are […]

On the Passing of the Young Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi* and a Postscript on Charlie Hebdo – Sh Hamza Yusuf

Reposted, with thanks, from Sandala By Shaykh Hamza Yusuf. Shaykh Hamza is Hamza Yusuf is a president, cofounder, and senior faculty member of Zaytuna College. *Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi was the cousin of the noble scholar, Shaykh Abdullah Alkadi. For several years, I was fortunate to spend Ramadan in Mecca and Medina and to celebrate Eid […]