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How Do I Protect my Children from Bad Influences in Society?

Answered by Habib Umar bin Hafiz Source: Muwasala Question: As salaamu alaykum, How do we protect our children from bad influences in the society in which we live? We fear for their faith. Answer: Assalaamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullah, [Taking actions] It is good to have fear for our children since corruption is everywhere, especially in […]

Passing The Baton (The Life and Legacy of Malcolm X) – Ta’leef Collective

Passing The Baton (The Life and Legacy of Malcolm X) from Ta’leef Collective on Vimeo. Malcolm and Building Institutions “The most important lesson to take from Malcolm, I believe, is the imperative of creating institutions. Malcolm understood instinctively and from his experience that ideas and charismatic people are not enough. That they have to be […]

Supporting Our Students, Our Scholars & Our Schools

I would like to begin with wishing you all a belated Ramadan Mubarak, and also an early Eid Kareem. Two-thirds of our noble guest’s time has passed us, and I hope we’re trying to satisfy it before its departure. Let it look forward to visiting us again next year. Let it return to its Lord, […]

The Spirit of Cooperation: Al-Madinah Institute Contacts SeekersGuidance to Promote SeekersGuidance Courses

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful Allah Most High calls us to, “Cooperate in righteousness and piety,” [Qur’an] but humans naturally have a competitive spirit that makes this spirt of cooperation the exception rather than the rule in our relationships. And this is especially true at the organizational level.   A group […]

Video Documentary: Race to Nowhere Screening by Kinza Academy with Shaykh Hamza Yusuf

Video Documentary: Race to Nowhere Screening by Kinza Academy with Hamza Yusuf Race to Nowhere Screening by Kinza Academy with Hamza Yusuf from nabila hanson on Vimeo. A video from a screening of the film, Race to Nowhere hosted by Kinza Academy at UC Berkeley and featuring a discussion with Nabila Hanson and Hamza Yusuf. […]

Six Steps to Instilling the Attribute of Courage in Muslim Children – Ustadha Shireen Ahmed, SeekersGuidance Instructor

Six Steps to Instilling the Attribute of Courage in Muslim Children – Ustadha Shireen Ahmed, SeekersGuidance Instructor by Umm Umar (Shireen Ahmed)  As parents, there are many attributes we want to teach our children. We want them to be kind, upright, humble, thoughtful, well mannered… the list is endless. When it comes to being courageous, […]

Making the most of student life – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

Making the most of student life – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad Cambridge – 10 Oct 2010 – 10 mins In this short talk, delivered on the occasion of a welcoming dinner hosted by the Cambridge University Islamic Society for new students, Sheikh Abdal Hakim offers some thoughts on how to make the most of student […]