The Lawful and The Prohibited: A Comprehensive SeekersHub Reader

The lawful and the prohibited form the 14th chapter of Imam Al-Ghazali’s seminal work, the Ihya, which is widely regarded as the greatest work on Islamic spirituality in the world. Shaykh Seraj Hendricks’ “On the Halal and Haram” now online The Hanafi Madhab’s Approach to Classifying Legal Rulings Major vs Minor Sins, and Haram vs. Makruh […]

Imam Zaid Shakir on The Futility of The "Haram Police"

When Imam Zaid Shakir first became Muslim, he was a massive jazz fan. It was all he listened to. “No one ever told me music was haram,” he says. “No one threatened to lynch me or burn me in a pile of melting LPs.” So how did he give it all up? Find out in […]