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Is It Permissible to Read the Mawlid and Ask for the Prophet’s Intercession?

Question: I wanted to know about the relevance of mawlid (birthday)…
Last Ten Nights of Ramadan

Keep Good Company in the Last Ten Nights of Ramadan – Imam Khalid Latif

*Originally Published on 25/06/2016 In these last nights of…
Habib Umar bin Hafiz

Being with Allah and His Messenger ﷺ – Habib Umar

* Courtesy of Muwasala Sayyidi al-Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may…
The History of Mawlid in Kenya

The History of Mawlid in Kenya – Sharrif Assad Ahmed al Hussaini

* Courtesy of Al-Huda TV Kenya In this video interview,…
Prophet Muhammad

Appreciation of Beauty – Shaykh Sadullah Khan

  In this Pre Khutba talk, Shaykh Sadullah Khan reminds…
A Poetic Gift for Rabi al Awwal

Welcome to Rabiʿ al-Awwal & the Virtues of Praising the Prophet ﷺ – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

* Originally published on the 11th of November 2018 Shaykh…
Habib Umar

When Rabi al-Awwal Comes – Habib Umar

* Courtesy of Muwasala Sayyidi Habib Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah…
Habib Umar bin Hafiz

Welcoming Rabi al-Awwal by Seeking the Pleasure of Allah and His Messenger – Habib Umar

* Courtesy of Muwasala Sayyidi Habib Umar bin Hafīz (may Allah…
Pooling Funds for Hajj

The Pedagogical Power of the Mawlid, Pt II

The mawlid in the eyes of a scholar like al-Azafi served a more fundamental purpose. It was a powerful pedagogical tool that sowed a pious love for the Prophet, blessings and peace be upon him, in the hearts of people, an interest in his life and teachings, and a deep connection to his person.
The Pedagogical Power of the Mawlid, Pt II

The Pedagogical Power of the Mawlid, Pt I

In this first part of a two-part article, Ustadh Salman Younas…