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Why Were The Sahaba Dazzled By The Prophet ﷺ?

The companions of the Prophet ﷺ were in absolute awe of him, as documented exhaustively in accounts of their time with him ﷺ. How did a man, known as the unlettered or illiterate Prophet ﷺ capture the hearts of friends and enemies alike? Shaykh Faraz Rabbani gives us some idea in this brief podcast. Art by Tom […]

True Light: Lessons from the Trueness of Abu Bakr

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani shares stories from the life of the foremost of the Companions of the Beloved Messenger of Allah (peace & blessings be upon him & his folk), Abu Bakr al-Siddiq (Allah be pleased with him). These stories highlight why Abu Bakr was a true lover of Allah and the Messenger (peace and blessings be upon him), […]

Khutbah: Companions around the Prophet (pbuh)

The companions (may Allah be well pleased with them) had the honour of being in the presence of the Prophet (pbuh), of seeing and hearing from him directly, but the tremendous gift from Allah to this ummah is that the guidance of the Prophet (saw) is fully preserved for us. We know every detail about […]

The Struggle and Strife Of A Believer’s Life

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani narrates stories of struggle of the Prophet’s (peace and blessings be upon him) companions form Imam Kandahlawi’s masterpiece, Hayat al-Sahaba. This lesson is part of the ongoing class: Studying the Life of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). The inspirational stories of Abu Bakr, Uthman, Talha, Zubayr and others portray the deep concern […]

Madly in Love: Walking the Way of the Companions – Shaykha Noura Shamma

Madly in Love: Walking the Way of the Companions – Shaykha Noura Shamma Shaykha Noura Shamma, a distinguished visiting scholar, gave an inspiring and memorable lesson on the way of the Companions–and their passionate love for Allah and the Messenger (peace and blessings be upon him)–through stories of famous and less-famous Companions. This lesson was […]

Comprehensive Prophetic Supplication for the Good of This Life and The Next, and Protection from all Harm

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful The Prophetic Companions Ammar ibn Yasir (Allah be pleased with him) once led a group in prayer, and made his prayer brief. He then felt as though they were critical of him (regarding praying briefly), so he asked them, “Did I not perform its bowing and prostration […]

Love Of The Prophet And Following His Example – Shaykh Gibril Haddad

Love Of The Prophet     1. The Obligation to Increase the Love and Honor of the Prophet  Allah asks the Prophet  to remind his Nation that it is essential for those who claim to love God, to love His Prophet  : “Say to them: If you love God, follow (and love and honor) me, […]

Modesty in Islam – Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa – Video

YouTube – MUST SEE!!! The blessing of being a muslim – Do you appreciate it?: A talk by Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa on modesty in Islam (in three parts). This is a powerful clip from it: The full videos: Modesty in Islam: Part 1 of 3 Modesty in Islam: Part 2 of 3 Modesty in Islam: […]

Follow the Way of the Companions

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful. It is reported by that Abd Allah ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him) said, “Whoever seeks to follow, let them follow the way of those who have passed away. Those were the Companions of Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him): they were the best of […]