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My Grandfather Died Before I Had the Opportunity To Talk to Him about Islam: What Can I Do Now?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu Alaikum, My grandfather recently passed away. He was not Muslim but I am unaware exactly what his views were in regards to religion. Am I guilty because I did not manage to talk to him about Islam before he died even if I had the intention to do […]

Qualities & Characteristics of the Caller to God by Habib Ali al-Jifri

Linked from Habib Ali’s website:  Click here  The Beginnings of Success The relationship one has with their self and the ties they have with others should be established on the account that there will be an attendance before God on the final day; when all of creation will be in a state of despair and […]

Prisoner found Islam — and then freedom – MercuryNews.com

Prisoner found Islam — and then freedom  – MercuryNews.com Andre Wiley’s freewheeling youth abruptly ended the night in 1989 he fired a hail of bullets at a hamburger stand, killing a man and wounding several others because their clothing marked them as rival gangsters. Wiley is a different man 23 years later. He’s Yusuf Wiley, […]

A Reader on Calling to Allah, Giving Advice, and Commanding the Good

Guiding One’s Family Towards the Good: Advice & Tips Changing Those Around One: Attaching One’s Self to Allah & the Prophetic Sunna Attracting the Youth to the Religion Calling People of Other Beliefs to Islam How Do I Motivate Someone to Perform the Good? Guiding One’s Family Towards the Good: Advice & Tips Changing Those […]

The Mercy of Diversity: Cultivating Understanding Despite Difference – Habib Umar and Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

Luton is one of the most diverse cities in the United Kingdom, with people coming from and representing diverse cultures, religions, languages and experiences. It is important to acknowledge and see the strength of this diversity. This special programme brings together two of contemporary Islam’s prominent scholars, Habib Umar bin Hafiz and Shaykh Abdal Hakim […]

Shaykh Hamza Yusuf on Doing Dawah

Shaykh Hamza Yusuf on Doing Dawah Click to Listen Transcript: “One of the things we forget as a community is that conversion is not a quick thing. We want everybody to… ‘Oh…you…I…well I told him. I spent 5 minutes with…you know…hes just a kafir…its as simple as that. I explained to him; I said the […]

Video: The Qur’an 101 – A Brief Introduction to the Holy Quran – Faraz Rabbani

 The Qur’an 101 – A Brief Introduction to the Holy Quran – Faraz Rabbani of SeekersGuidance from Faraz Rabbani on Vimeo. The talk was supposed to be delivered in Gainesville, FL, at the University of Florida. A short (30 minute) presentation by Faraz Rabbani on the reality of the Qur’an; what is the significance […]

The Islamic Understanding of the Environment – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad (Inspired by Muhammad)

“The Islamic Understanding of the Environment” Inspired by Muhammad Campaign Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad The Inspired by Muhammad campaign is designed to improve the public understanding of Islam and Muslims. It showcases Britonsdemonstrating how Muhammad inspires them to contribute to society, with a focus on women’s rights, social justice and the environment. In this video, […]

Why Is the Prophet’s Character Described as Being Tremendous?

Why Is the Prophet’s Character Described as Being Tremendous? Faraz Rabbani In the Qur’an, the Prophet is addressed directly, “Truly, you are of tremendous character.” [Qur’an, 68.4] This Qur’anic verse intrigued Muslim scholars, early and late, especially the Qur’anic exegetes and the masters of the spiritual path, especially as the Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless him and […]

Calling to Change: The Method of Giving Dawah

In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz discusses four considerations to take into account when calling to Allah (the Most Exalted): the call itself, the caller, the one called, and the way of calling. Download Options: (1) Download this talk here. (right click and “save”) or (2) Download podcasts directly onto your iPod by going to Seekers […]