The Muslim Household – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf

The Muslim Household – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf Hamza Yusuf is currently visiting the Emirates. He studied there in his youth, and has maintained ties with his friends there over the years. He has been invited back many times to share his knowledge and experience with the people in the place where his journey of seeking […]

Announcing “Etiquette With the Quran” eBook for iPad and iPhone – Etiquette With The Quran

Announcing “Etiquette With the Quran” eBook for iPad and iPhone – Etiquette With The Quran [Faraz Rabbani notes: This is widely considered the best work on Etiquette with the Qur’an, and is a must-read for any believer seeking to benefit from the Book of Allah.]  The second edition of Etiquette With the Quran, Shaykh Musa Furber’s […]

Habib Ali al-Jifri responds to the plea of a woman – powerful video clip not to be missed

Habib Ali responds to the plea of a woman – YouTube: “www.radicalmiddleway.co.uk – Habib Ali passionately talks about the compulsion placed on Muslims in ensuring that the treatment of women within the community is done in a just manner. He outlines the Prophetic tradition on how the measure of goodness is tied to the goodness […]

Short Story: Disposable Cars by Zeeshan Qasim

Short Story: Disposable Cars by Zeeshan Qasim My father brought a new car home 11 years ago. It wasn’t the greatest of cars. It didn’t have leather seats, antilock brakes, or even a moonroof. It looked like a cream colored box on wheels. For a box, it was really fast. As a car though, she […]

Poem: Arise Dear Friend! – By Novid Shaid

Poem: Arise Dear Friend! – By Novid Shaid Arise Dear Friend! And contemplate the Real World For I need your help as time is running out If I have no companion here to help me, My eyes will close Then sleep will cast me out. Arise dear heart! And see who truly lives Behold the […]

Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad’s Commentary on Difficult ‘Contentions’ – Muslimology blog

Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad’s Commentary on Difficult ‘Contentions – Muslimology blog To familiarize yourself with this great work of contemporary Islamic scholarship: Abdal Hakim Murad’s ‘Contentions‘ An Introduction to the ‘Contentions‘ — While working on my commentary of Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad’s Contentions, I corresponded with the noble shaykh and he shared some of his own […]

Three Signs of Righteousness – Dhu’n Nun al-Masri

In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful   Three Signs of Righteousness (birr) Good character is the essence of virtue   Dhu’n Nun al-Masri said,   “Three things are distinguishing signs of righteousness (birr):   (1) righteousness to parents, by excellence in obedience; humility; and spending one’s money on them; (2) righteousness to […]

Video: Fulfilling the Purpose of Ramadan – Imam Tahir Anwar

Video: Fulfilling the Purpose of Ramadan – Imam Tahir Anwar This is a recording of a full workshop with Imam Tahir Anwar covering: – Obligation & History of Ramadan – In Preparation of Fasting – How to Fast: Intention, Methodology & Exemptions – Benefits of Ramadan & Setting Goals – Connecting to the Qu’ran Fulfilling […]

Kalam Jadid, Islamization & The Worldview of Islam: Operationalizing the Neo-Ghazalian, Attasian Vision by Adi Setia

Kalam Jadid, Islamization & The Worldview of Islam: Operationalizing the Neo-Ghazalian, Attasian Vision by Adi Setia Adi Setia is Assistant Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, Department of General Studies, International Islamic University Malaysia. Shared with permission from the author. Download: Kalam Jadid, Islamization and Worldview of Islam Kalam Jadid Islamization & Worldview of […]

The Reality of Bad Manners – From Imam al-Haddad’s “Two Treatises” – Immersing in the Sea blog

The Reality of Bad Manners – From Imam al-Haddad’s “Two Treatises” Read this following today in Mostafa al Badawi’s Introduction to Imam Haddad’s text, “Two Treatises, Mutual Reminding and Good Manners, and thought it was a powerful, needed reminder for myself. Posting to help keep the lesson close at hand. “It is bad manners of […]