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Qasida Unplugged with Nader Khan + Interview

Qasida Unplugged with Nader Khan + Interview Nader Khan explores the intersections of faith and art in a night filled with music and discussion. Sharing session: Qasidah session: Anybody who came to Al Wehdah expecting to sit down quietly and simply enjoy listening to Nader Khan singing was sadly mistaken. On his second visit to […]

Kun Kaatiman – Poem by Shaykh Ahmadou Bamba

Kun Kaatiman – Poem by Shaykh Ahmadou Bamba In the name of God the Compassionate the Merciful Prayers, Peace, and Blessing be upon the Prophet Muhammad. This work of Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba M’Backe [May Allah be well pleased with him] is for anyone who wants to acquire knowledge and achieve a goal in this earthly […]

Poem in Praise and Magnification of Allah by Imam Abdullah bin Ja`far Mad-har al-Alawi

A gem of a Qasida (poem)  by al-Imam Abdalla bin Ja‘afar Mad-har al-‘Alawi   Here is a superb Qasida (poem), lauding Allah’s creation, and exalting His Perfection and Majesty, and summoning attention to His bounties and gifts. The Qasida has been composed by as-Sayyid al-Imam Abdalla bin Ja’afar Mad-har al-‘Alawi. There is a spiritual enchantment […]

After the Night of Distance, the Dawn of Closeness has become Manifest – Qasida sung by Ustadh Amin al-Tirmidhi

Ustadh Amin al-Tirmidhi is one of the world’s leading masters of the art of Islamic singing (nasheed), and is considered “the shaykh of munshids.” Born and trained in Aleppo (Halab), Syria, Ustadh Tirmidhi lives in Amman, Jordan. After the night of distance The dawn of closeness has come And for the people of fear It […]