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Modern Scholars on the Importance of Seeking Knowledge: A Reader

The new term is just around the corner. A group of modern scholars have taken their time to speak on the importance of seeking knowledge. See what they have to say.   And say, “My Lord, increase me in knowledge.”” (Sura Ta Ha 20:114)   The Obligation of Seeking Knowledge – Shaykh Salek bin Siddina […]

Parenting – A Reader

Parenting can be a challenging endeavour. This reader gathers various resources on parenting from an Islamic perspective. General Guidance Rights of Children in Detail  Islamic Parenting: Ten Keys to Raising Righteous Children – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Raising Muslim Children On The Straight Path-Shaykh Walead Mosaad Ibn Khaldun on the Instruction of Children and its Different Method Traditional Methods of Raising Children  […]

Creating a Blessed Home : A Reader

This reader covers various topics relating to creating and nurturing a happy and blessed home. A Blessed Home The Adab of Homes – Ustadh Tabraze Azam Prophetic Supplication For Moving to a New House Look At Everything as a Blessing from Allah and Nurture Gratitude How Not to Let Stress Get Your Down Is Seeking Counselling A Sign of […]

Biographies of Influential Muslims – A Reader

This reader gathers various SeekersHub resources on inspiring saints, scholars, and other influential Muslims of the past and present.   Companions and Pious Predecessor Sayyiduna Ja’far: A Tale of Love and Sacrifice Was Uwais al-Qarni Martyred? And a Unique Source for His Biography Biography of Malik ibn Dinar Muadh ibn Jabal and the Night of Mid-Sha’ban […]

Zakat: A Comprehensive SeekersHub Reader

Zakat forms the fifth chapter of Imam Al-Ghazali’s seminal work, the Ihya, which is widely regarded as the greatest work on Islamic spirituality in the world. Here, we share some of the best SeekersHub resources available on this subject plus video recordings from SeekersHub Toronto, where live sessions will be held everyday this Ramadan. What […]

The Compilation of the Quran: A Reader

“We, Ourselves, have sent down the Dhikr (the Qur’ān), and We are there to protect it.” [15:9] How Was the Qur’an Preserved? The Compilation of the Qur’an and Why `Uthman Ordered That Some Copies Be Burned Was the Originally Compiled Qur’an During the Era of Abu Bakr Incomplete? What is the Basis for the Ten […]

Provision and Work: A Reader

“In fact, Allah is the All-Sustainer, Possessor of power, the Strong.” Qur’an [51:58] Allah Is the Provider Allah’s Names Explained: Al-Razzaq – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani A Reader on Patience and Reliance on Allah The Meaning of Rizq (Provision) When Used in the Qur’an and Sunnah Distress in Seeking One’s Provision How to not be Overwhelmed […]

The Reality and Etiquettes of Supplication: A Reader

“I answer the prayer of the suppliant when he crieth unto Me”[2:186] The Reality of Supplication Why is Supplication (dua) Considered Worship in Islam? What’s the Point in Supplicating? Can Supplication Change Destiny? Etiquette Struggling to Have Children: Ten Key Etiquettes of Du’a How Should the Hands Be Held During Supplication? Supplicating in Prostration Are […]

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. […]

Wet Dreams and Ritual Purity: A Reader

The Rules Rules Regarding Ghusl and Wet Dreams for Men and Women Male Sexual Fluids and Ghusl Does Pre-seminal Fluid on My Private Parts From a Dream Necessitate a Ritual Bath? Excessive Nocturnal Emission: What Should I Do? Dealing with Doubts Waking Up with a Spot on Groin and Dealing with Baseless Misgivings (Waswasa) What […]