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Spiritual Activism: Uniting Soul, Mind and Body

There is no inherent disconnect or contradiction between Islamic spirituality and social or political activism. In fact, Islamic spirituality is not only relevant but essential to all forms of activism, says Shaykh Riad Saloojee. Islam provides a view of human reality that is cogent, holistic and practical. This view is always sensitive to both the […]

The Content of Character #54: Two Qualities That Are Never Coupled in a Believer

In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Mercy-Giving; and peaceful prayers and blessings be upon the Messenger of Allah, his Folk, his Companions and all who are faithful. Two Qualities That Are Never Coupled in a Believer Welcome to episode 54 of “The Content of Character” podcast. Today, we will be looking at qualities […]

SeekersHub’s Top 5 Podcasts of 2017

What a year for our podcasts. SeekersHub’s scholars and teachers made a wide array of topics on Islam fresh and relevant, discussing everything from getting along with neighbors and improving personal interactions to community engagement and setting new leadership standards. All of these high-quality recordings and more are powered by SeekersHub and available on iTunes, […]

Content of Character #56: Directing Others to Good

In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Mercy-Giving; and peaceful prayers and blessings be upon the Messenger of Allah, his Folk, his Companions and all who are faithful.   Welcome to episode 56 of “The Content of Character” podcast. Today we will be discussing the idea of directing others to good. The Messenger of […]

Beyond Hijab: Modesty Amongst Women in Islam

In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani gives advice on reframing the question of Hijab from one of form (clothing) to one of essence (modesty) by using the Prophetic example and the example of the best of women: Khadijah, Fatima, Maryam, A’isha, and Asiya (may Allah, Most High, be pleased with them all).

SoulFood – Embark on a Journey Within – Ramadan Podcast with Ustadh Amjad Tarsin

We invite you to join us as we embark on a ‘journey within’ with the SoulFood FM daily Podcast. Each day we have been treated with a short but succinct podcast from Ustadh Amjad Tarsin.  The topics covered so far have been eye-opening and compelling. Ustadh has spoken about topics such as patience, character, anger […]

SeekersHub Podcast Tops iTunes charts

The SeekersHub’s podcast has been busy, briefly topping the chart on iTunes’ Islam category and reaching Top 10 among all Religion & Spirituality podcasts. Have you subscribed? You can use any of the following platforms: For Apple and iTunes users, subscribe by clicking here and subscribing. Please leave a review too, as it really helps us stay on […]

AUDIO: Fasting: a Practical Primer – Virtues, Fiqh, Common Questions – Faraz Rabbani

  Fasting: a Practical Primer – Virtues, Fiqh, Common Questions – Faraz Rabbani     In this clear, concise yet comprehensive lesson, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains the virtues and benefits of fasting; the laws (fiqh) of fasting; and addresses common questions and issues that arise in fasting. He also touches upon the spiritual dimensions of […]

What is Intelligence? (Khutbah by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani at Princeton University)

In this khutbah, delivered at Princeton University, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains that true intelligence is the capacity to seek ultimate benefit and to know God. Download this talk: here Subscribe: SeekersGuidance Islamic Knowledge Podcast @ iTunes (free!)

Istikhara – A Powerful Prayer When In Need Of Guidance

What is the istikhara prayer and how does one perform it? The istikhara prayer is a very simple prayer of seeking guidance. One prays two rakats at any time that is not disliked, after which one recites the supplication of istikhara. It is best to recite it before sleeping, though in no way necessary. Like […]