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Your Differences are a Mercy: A Weekend with Shaykh Faraz Rabbani in Texas – Risala Foundation

Your Differences are a Mercy: A Weekend with Shaykh Faraz Rabbani in Texas – Risala Foundation Risala Foundation is proud to announce Shaykh Faraz Rabbani‘s visit to Houston on May 20-21. FRIDAY, MAY 20 AT MASJID BILAL (11815 ADEL ROAD, HOUSTON TX) – Khutbah @ 1.30 -Your Differences are a Mercy: It’s Not All Black and […]

Remembering the Chosen One – The Prophet Muhammad – Sh. Yahya Rhodus, Sh. Ibrahim Osi-Efa, & Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam – Video

Remembering al-Mustafa (S) with Shaykh Yahya Rhodus on Vimeo Recorded live at Remembering al-Mustafa event held by The Ribat Institute at St Columba’s house in Woking, England, on 25th of February 2011, 22 Rabi al-Awwal 1432, with Sh. Yahya Rhodus, Sh. Ibrahim Osi-Efa, & Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam.     1. Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa:   2. […]

Understand the Instructions First, Before You Take The Exam – Imam al-Haddad

In the text, ‘Two Treaties Mutual Reminding & Good Manners’, by Imam Abdallah ibn ‘Alawi al-Haddad the following is mentioned regarding how to treat creation when we detest their behavior: “It is in a believer’s nature to love that which God loves and to detest that which God detests.  Thus, a believer will detest ugliness […]

Justice as Sadaqa (Charity) – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad via Allahcentric

Justice as Sadaqa (Charity) – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad « Allahcentric These are meditations by Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad on some hadiths of the Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless him and give him peace) related to justice. The balance of Mercy and Justice; the true understanding of justice and its relationship with complete balance; how political justice is […]

Qur’anic Reflections: Divine Tests and the Great Virtue of Steadfast Patience

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful Divine Tests and the Great Virtue of Steadfast Patience   Allah Most High tells us in the Qur’an: “And We will surely test you with something of fear and hunger and a loss of wealth and lives and fruits, but give good tidings to the patient, who, […]

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 […]