Muharram & New Beginnings, by Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

A few days before Ashura, Shaykh Abdal-Hakim Murad delivered his khutba – noting that shahada is not to be simply translated as martyrdom, but rather an act of ultimate sincerity and testimony. ‘Think not of those who are slain in the way of Allah as dead. Nay they are living! With their Lord they have provision. Jubilant are they […]

The Martyrdom of Imam Hussain at Karbala: A Reader

Videos and answers from al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz, Habib Ali al-Jifri, Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad, Shaykh Gibril Haddad, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, and others on the martyrdom of Imam Hussain (Allah be pleased with him) at Karbala and the day of ‘Ashura ‘Ashura and remembering al-Husayn’s honor of martyrdom – al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz Partial translation of […]

The Rights of the Companions and the Family of The Prophet – Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah

Link to Video here: The Rights of the Sahaba and Ahlul Bayt – Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah outlines for us the importance of loving the Sahabah and the family of the Prophet ﷺ‎ The Prophet ﷺ‎ loved all of his companions and taught all of his companions, he developed them to perfection, and told […]

Was the Prophet (Allah Bless Him and Give Him Peace) Foretold of the Martyrdom of His Grandson Husayn?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Is it reliably narrated that the Prophet (saw) cried when given revelation that Imam Hussain (ra) would be martyred? Answer: assalamu `alaykum I pray you are well. May Allah send blessings on our liege-lord Husayn. Yes, it is authentically established that the Prophet (Allah bless him and grant him […]