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The Quandary of Disbelief

Shaykh Farid Dingle gives advice to a person who is struggling with the problem of disbelief, why Allah is as He is, and how one justifies this to oneself. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I’ve spent most of my life following Islamic principles with a devoted love toward Allah and often myself […]

The Great Event: Sura al Waqi’a Explained – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani gives a thematic study of this Sura, its explanation (tafsir), key lessons, and how to grow one’s relationship with Allah through deepening one’s understanding and relationship with this great Sura. Sura al Waqi’ah is one of the most beloved and most recited Suras of the Qur’an. This is because of the sense […]

Is There a Place Between Heaven and Hell?

Answered by Shaykh Riad Saloojee Question: Assalamu alaykum Is there a place between heaven and hell? Answer: Assalaamu’alaykum wa rahmatullah, I pray that you are well. There is no ultimate abode besides Paradise and Hellfire. Allah states: A party will be in Paradise; and a party will be in the Hellfire (al-Shura: 7). The Qur’an […]

In What Context Did the Prophet Say ‘Women Make up the Majority of the Inhabitants of Hell’?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I came across this Hadith: ‘O women! Give charity, for I have seen that you form the majority of the people of Hell.’ They asked, ‘Why is that, O Messenger of Allah?’ He replied, ‘You curse frequently and are ungrateful to your husbands. I have not seen […]

For Whom is Jannah Prepared? by Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said

In this Friday sermon, Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said reminds us of what Allah wants for us, and not just what He wants from us. A beautiful reminder not to be missed.

The Story of Abdul Razzaq and Abdul Ghani, by Novid Shaid

Writer and poet, Novid Shaid, weaves a tale of two men who led very different lives with what they were granted by Allah. There were once two men: Abdul Razzaq and Abdul Ghani. Abdul Razzaq was a faithful man, who was very resourceful, with a talent for acquiring wealth. By the age of forty, he […]

Day 19 in a Nutshell – Fighting The Hellish Fires Within Us, #YourRamadanHub Xtra

If you missed the livestream of the extraordinary short talks by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, you can listen to them in full on the SeekersHub podcast on iTunes. Please subscribe for automatic updates. If you could take a moment to rate the podcast and leave a review, we’d really appreciate it! In the meantime, we present you with […]

Hope, the Hereafter and Our Salvation, by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Hope, the Hereafter and Our Salvation In this special Ramadan edition of our regular Circle of Light gathering in remembrance of the Prophet, we have special sacred songs, special supplications and talks from our Ramadan scholars on the life and character of the Prophet ﷺ‎ and how he sought and exemplified the mercy, forgiveness and the pursuit […]

Are Muslim People Misguided by Believing That They Won’t Stay in Hell Forever?

Answered by SeekersHub Answers Service Question: Assalam ‘alaikum, How can we reconcile the fact that some jews are blamed in the Qur’an for claiming that they will stay in hell only for a limited number of days and the fact that muslim people are taught that they won’t stay in hell eternally? Answer: Wa alaikum […]

How to Understand the Hadith About Hell and the Seasons?

Answered by Ustadh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam’aleykum, Could you kindly provide guidance on the meaning of the Hadith about Hell and the seasons? Answer: Assalam ‘aleykum, The Hadith Abu Huraira narrated: the Prophet said, “In very hot weather delay the Dhuhr prayer till it becomes cooler because the severity of heat is from the raging […]