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Is Asking for Twins Being Ungrateful?

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: As salam alaykum, I really want to fall pregnant to twins. There is medication to help increase eggs for a female to increase the chances of falling pregnant to twins. I want to find out if it is permissible to ask for such a thing from Allah. Is it […]

Will My Intention to Spend My Future Earnings in a Praiseworthy Manner Be Rewarded?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I am currently studying to get a job in the future, inshaAllah. Once employed, if I intend to spend my money in the way of Allah, will I be rewarded for both my studies and work? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you well. […]

Thank God for SeekersHub

Shaykh Hamdi Ben Aissa was at the SeekersHub booth at the 2015 Reviving the Islamic Spirit Conference in Toronto. In this video, he gives pertinent and relevant advice to SeekersHub’s volunteers and students of knowledge. He emphasizes the importance of recognizing and rejoicing in Allah’s blessing of us being connected to the SeekersHub, especially the […]

Should I Shave My Legs to Avoid People’s Mockery?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum, I really don’t have a lot of hair on my body, including my legs. My friends are mocking me because of that. I was thinking about shaving my legs to promote growth of hair on them but I am afraid that, by doing so, it would show […]

What Are the Different Ways To Show Gratitude to Someone?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam’aleykum, There are some people who have done such immense favors for me, that I want to do something for them. I have of course been making lots of du`a’ for them. Is there anything more one can do for somebody else in this vein? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam […]

Seeking Sincerity: How Can One Strive To Have One’s Actions Accepted by Allah Most High?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam Aleikum, It is scary to imagine that you might THINK you’re doing something for Allah but that’s not the case–that one’s actions may be insincere and therefore not acceptable to Allah. In that sense, is it reasonable to say that there’s nothing we can do beyond praying that […]

A Reader on Thankfulness to Allah and True Gratitude

“Should I not be a thankful servant?” The Messenger of Allah (peace & blessings be upon him) What is Thankfulness? Thankfulness to Allah – Reality, Aspects, & Expression of True Gratitude Neediness & Thankfulness: Two Keys to Divine Assistance Thankfulness to Allah – from Imam Ghazali’s al-Arba’in fi Usul al-Din Concerning Thankfulness – Shaykh Abd […]

A Reader on Sincerity, Intention, and the Purpose of Spiritual Routines

“Actions are lifeless forms whose souls are the secret of sincerity in them.” Sidi Ibn Ata’illah (Allah have mercy upon him) Sincerity & Intention Intention: Validity And Sincerity Actions Are Rewarded Due To Intentions Should I Remove the Hijab Because I Am a Bad Example for Others? Good Deeds & Salvation: Putting Our Works Into […]

Closeness & Thankfulness – Eid al-Fitr Khutba 2011 – Faraz Rabbani at SeekersHub Toronto – Video & Audio

SeekersHub’s Free Islamic Podcast: Eid al-Fitr Khutba – 2011: In the first Eid khutba at SeekersHub Toronto, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains that the central lesson of Ramadan–learned through the fasting, prayer, recitation of Qur’an, and other spiritual acts in the month–is seeking closeness to Allah. It is this meaning of seeking closeness that we celebrate […]

Eid Mubarak: May Allah Makes These Days of True Rejoicing – Eid Message, Reminder, and Free Gift from SeekersGuidance – mp3 of an amazing night of nasheed

  In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful   EID MUBARAK May Allah make these days of true rejoicing   Dear SeekersGuidance students, supporters, and friends,   Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah,   I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. The teachers, managers, and SeekersGuidance team would like to […]