Prophetic Ethic of Selflessness and Sacrifice – Imam Mendes

The Arabic word for selflessness is ithar. It means to give without ego. Sacrifice, tadhiya, means to give up something for a greater cause. These are two key elements in building a community. This is the focus of Imam Mendes’s talk. The importance of this ethic, of these two concepts of selflessness and sacrifice, is […]

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 […]

Holidays Free of Religious Overtones – Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah

This article was originally published on binbayyah.net The holidays which are forbidden [for Muslims] to observe are those with religious overtones, such as Christmas and Easter, not the festive gatherings people observe due to certain events. Therefore, people are allowed to celebrate wedding anniversaries, birthdays or any occasion such celebrations are not related to religious holidays. […]

The Ummah was Built in the Masjid – Remosqued with Shaykh Yasir Fahmy

Following is an excellent podcast from IMANWire. In this podcast Shaykh Yasir Fahmy discusses his journey from a Catholic prep school, to a career in venture capital, to studying sacred knowledge at Al-Azhar. Please subscribe to the podcast and visit www.imanwire.com for the latest articles and podcast episodes. Send any questions or comments to @imanwired on Twitter or [email protected]

Three Calls, One Answer…. A Message from Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

This week, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani received phone calls from three leading scholars, all unable to teach and transmit Islamic knowledge due to crises. This shows the urgency of the SeekersHub Global Islamic Seminary initiative. Support us in preserving and transmitting the Prophetic legacy. As-salam alaykum wa rahmatullah. I received three phone calls from three scholars in different […]

Feeding Humanity: The First Message – Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said

When Messenger of Allah (peace & blessings be upon him) came to Madinah, the first message that was narrated by Messenger of Allah (peace & blessings be upon him) after leaving Makkah not voluntarily but was forced to leave. Everyone was contemplating upon what the first message will be, will it be the revenge against […]

We Need $70K to Protect Our Future

Each month, SeekersHub Global financially supports scholars and students of knowledge in dire need. We need $70,000 every month to make sure our Islamic Scholars Fund can continue to assist them. Help us help them by giving generously, now. DONATE You can trust that your donation to the Islamic Scholars Fund is 100% Zakat-eligible and tax-deductible […]

Read this Wird Every Day for Protection, Insha’Allah

Shaykh Haisam Farache recently posted about this wird this on his Facebook page Habib Kadhim (hafizahullah) during his recent visit to Australia, advised us to maintain the recitation of Wird Al-Habib Abu Bakr bin Abdur Rahman as-Sakran for ourselves and especially our children because we are in the End Times (a point he continually stressed […]

What should Muslims do during a Solar Eclipse?

That there will be a solar eclipse on Monday here in North America, so what is incumbent upon the Muslim community and Muslim individuals to do, given the situation of the solar eclipse? Watch this brief video answer from Shaykh Faraz Rabbani regarding the upcoming eclipse in North America.

The Noble Intention of Parents

From Habib Kadhim Al-Saqqaf – Parenting in the Modern World Raising Pious Children Translated by Shaykh Ahmed Abdo, during the Australian tour, 2017 The noble intention of mothers, fathers and grandparents has an effect on subsequent generations. That’s why we find great Imams, like Imam Bukhari, Imam Shafi’i, before they were born their parents made noble […]