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Advice in Times of Hardship, after the Chapel Hill shootings and other incidents

Answered by Sayyidi al-Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him) on Muwasala.org These are difficult times for Muslims in America. Recently young Muslims have been killed and an Islamic centre has been burnt down. What advice do you have for us? These are some of the tribulations that occur at […]

The Immediate Effects of True Love – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

﷽ The following excerpt is taken from a talk by Sayyidi al-Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him) – See more at: Muwasala By Allah we pity those people for whom a night or two pass and they have no longing in their hearts to meet the Messenger of […]

Balancing Seeking Knowledge and Spiritual Litanies – Muwasala

Click here for the original link. A Tunisian scholar asked Sayyidi Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him): How does one balance between seeking knowledge and spending time in the remembrance of Allah (reading awrad or litanies)? Habib `Umar answered: “The key to seeking knowledge is the soundness of one’s […]

On Parents Showing Righteousness to Children – Muwasala

A special thanks to Muwasala for sharing this beautiful answer by Habib Umar bin Hafiz. For the original link: Click here Answered by Sayyidi al-Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him). We always hear about children showing righteousness to their parents. Is there a righteousness that can be shown by […]

Lesson on the Secrets of Seeking Repentance – Habib Umar – Interpreter’s Path

Originally posted here, with thanks. What follows are extracts selected from a talk given by Sayyidi Habib Umar bin Hafiz (Allah preserve him and benefit us by him) on the topic of seeking forgiveness from Allah in the month of Rajab and some of the secrets therein. There are some additions for extra clarity. The […]

Getting the most out of Rajab – Muwasala

For original post: Click here The following advice has been given by Sayyidī al-Habīb `Umar bin Hafīz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him). Please benefit and share with your loved ones. There are a number of ways to get the most out of Rajab. Some of the most important are as follows: […]

The Secrets of Rajab by Habib Umar and Habib Kadhim – Muwasala

Taken from Muwasala: Click here for original blog When the month of Rajab enters, the Beloved ﷺ would seek its blessings, saying,“O Allah bless us in Rajab and Sha`bān and enable us to reach Ramaḍān!” (Aḥmad, al-Baiḥaqi, Ibn Majah)  [Recommended supplications during the blessed month] Sayyidī al-Ḥabīb `Umar bin Ḥafīẓ (may Allāh preserve him and benefit us by […]

True Life, A lesson on Hamza (May God be pleased with him) – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

Habib Umar talks about the meaning of true life. He reflects on the story of Sayyiduna Hamza and how he attained true life through love of the Prophet (Peace be upon him) Allah says: He was dead and then We gave him life, and a light whereby he can walk amongst men. This is the […]

Intention for Sending Blessings upon the Prophet

Intention for Sending Blessings upon the Prophet From Habib Umar’s Facebook page. The intention of Imam al-Haddad for sending blessings upon the Prophet صلى الله عليه و سلم: O God, I intend by my sending blessings upon the Prophet صلى الله عليه و سلم fulfilling Your command, and professing belief in Your book, and following […]

ADVICE: Seeking the Pleasure of Allah and His Messenger – Habib Umar

ADVICE: Seeking the Pleasure of Allah and His Messenger – Habib Umar بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Please benefit from and share the following Rabi’ al-Awwal advice recently delivered by Sayyidi Habib Umar and translated by Ustadh Amin Buxton (Allah preserve and increase him and his teachers). May Allah Most High bless us with remembrance of […]