Is Your Neediness About You or About Allah? Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani gives an extraordinary explanation of a line from the famous poem Prayer for the Oppressed (Dua al-Nasiri). The line is an expression of neediness to Allah. Shaykh Faraz explains the reality of people’s absolute neediness to Allah. He also cautions form the subtle inclusion of the self in the expression of neediness, where […]

Making the Servant Pay for Damages Caused by Negligence

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is it permissible to ask one’s domestic servant to pay for damage caused by negligence during ironing if this happens repeatedly? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Merciful, Walaikum assalam, The default is that an employee is entrusted (amin), and not liable for any damages that occur in […]