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The Crucial Status of Fatwa in Islam and Its Impact – Habib Umar

Habib Umar bin Hafez recently addressed the Jordanian General Ifta’ Department on the status of fatwas in Islam and the grave responsibility of the scholars who issue them.   The Weight of Giving Religious Verdicts The Habib began by reminding everyone of the tremendous role that the mufti plays in that he is standing before […]

Sufism: Its Essence & the Traits of its People: Book by Habib Umar

What is Sufism? This new treatise by Habib Umar ibn Hafiz and translated into English by Ustadh Amjad Tarsin, covers the principles of Sufism and the characteristics of those who follow it. What is Sufism? This book seeks to clarify the meaning behind this often-misunderstood term. Sufism, or tasawwuf as it is known in the […]

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Announces Launch of SeekersGuidance Arabiyya

Alhamdulillah, through your support and the diligent work of our entire SeekersHub Global team, we are launching our online portal in the Arabic language.

Some of the Proper Manners of Service (khidma) Ones Teachers—and in All Religious Activism – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

Some of the Proper Manners of Service (khidma) Ones Teachers—and in All Religious Activism Muwasala—an excellent resource for reliable Islamic guidance—share the following response from Habib Umar bin Hafiz: What are some of the etiquettes of service (khidma)? [Muwasala] [The Intention in Serving] Any type of service, whether it be service of a shaykh or […]

"He Came With a Blanket that Smelt Like Baby Urine"

Why did Habib Umar bin Hafiz give his students a blanket that smelt like baby urine? Habib Mundhir al-Musawa gives the answer and talks about his relationship with Habib Umar in an interview given shortly before his death. With genuine humility, he describes his early days seeking knowledge and then his first steps in calling to Allah. He […]

FREE DOWNLOAD: Ad-Diya al-Lami – Habib Umar bin Hafiz

The Resplendent Illumination: A Remembrancer on the Life of the Messenger & The Purifying Drink: On the History of the Resplendent Messenger (Peace be upon him) Mawlid of Habib Umar bin Hafiz This commonly recited works, have been prepared and translated by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan and Shaykh Riyad Saloojee. Offered free, with thanks to DTI […]

Your Free Ramadan Gift – A Lesson Set from Habib Umar bin Hafiz

Your Free Ramadan Gift In gratitude of your support, we we’d like to gift to you this special lesson set this  Ramadan. The Path to Spiritual Excellence, a nine part lesson set from Habib Umar bin Hafiz. Taught in Arabic by Habib Umar and translated into English by Shaykh Abdul Karim Yahya. Download your copy […]

Seven Muslim Scholars on How to Survive Ramadan and Make The Most of It

The blessed month is upon us but are you dreading the long days without food or drink and the sleep disruption? You’re not alone. This timely seminar has loads of tips and lessons on how to prepare, receive and make the most of Ramadan. Talks by Ustadha Shireen Ahmed, Ustadh Amjad Tarsin, Dr. Umar Faruq Abd Allah, […]

VIDEO GUIDE: How To Make Your Ramadan Count – Habib Umar bin Hafiz, Habib Kadhim al-Saqqaf, Dr. Umar Abd-Allah, and Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Ramadan advice from great luminaries of our time: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani on the fiqh of fasting Habib Umar bin Hafiz on the stations of those who love Allah Habib Kadhim al-Saqqaf on the many ways to beloved states Dr. Umar al Faruq Abd-Allah on finding Allah through fasting With Ramadan fast approaching, SeekersGuidance Global wants […]

The passing of Habib ‘Umar’s mother

To Allah we belong and to Him we shall return. It is with great sadness that we announce the death of the blessed mother of Habib Umar bin Hafidh, Hababah Zahra bint Hafiz bin `Abdullah al-Haddar. When her husband, Habib Muhammad bin Salim bin Hafiz, was abducted and martyred she showed great steadfastness and gave […]