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Race To The Top – Imam Zaid Shakir – New Islamic Direction

Race To The Top – Imam Zaid Shakir – New Islamic Direction “The fight against racism is not over; we must redouble our efforts.” As the level of racially-charged exclusionary politics grows throughout the Western world, Muslims will have to contribute to the developing discourse to counter this problem. Doing so will require a plunge […]

Video: Having a Good Opinion with Usama Canon (Part 1) – Risala Foundation

Having a Good Opinion with Usama Canon (Part 1) Usama Canon discusses the importance of having a good opinion of others in the Islamic tradition. Part 1. Hosted by the Risala Foundation in Houston, TX Having a Good Opinion with Usama Canon Part 1 from Risala Foundation on Vimeo. Born and raised in California, Usama […]

“Adab al-Ikhtilaf: Ethics of Disagreement” – Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari

“Adab al-Ikhtilaf: Ethics of Disagreement” – Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari An extended, higher quality version of a previous lecture we posted. In it he addresses the perennial problem of the lack of respect for others with different opinions. He explains the nature of the unity of ahl al-sunnah wa-l-jama’ah and the proper adab (manners) for engaging in […]

Collection of Duas for the Oppressed

Collection of Duas for the Oppressed The following are duas that have been compiled and recommended to recite in moments of peril and great oppression amongst the Muslim masses. Please utilize, spread for the sake of God and continue to pray for our brothers and sister. May Allah grant our brothers and sisters protection and […]

Adab al-Ikhtilaf by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari – Cambridge Khutbas

Adab al-Ikhtilaf by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari – Cambridge Khutbas In it he addresses the perennial problem of the lack of respect for others with different opinions. He explains the nature of the unity of ahl al-sunnah wa-l-jama’ah and the proper adab (manners) for engaging in debate and respectful disagreement. Listen to this talk Download this […]

Let the Believer Have Three Things From You – Yahya ibn Mu`adh al-Razi

A gem shared by Shaykh Abdallah Adhami on Facebook: “Let the believer have three things from you: If you are not going to benefit him, do not harm him; if you are not going to bring him joy, do not cause him grief; if you are not going to praise him, do not condemn him.” – […]

Overwhelmed by Guilt? – Mental Health 4 Muslims

Overwhelmed by Guilt? – Mental Health 4 Muslims “How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt”. -Robert Blair Guilt is one of the most powerful of human emotions. It can motivate one to seek redemption or it can leave one feeling hopeless; it can set one on a […]