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Disciplining the Soul, by Habib Umar bin Hafiz

The Ihya Ulum al-Din (Revival of the Religious Sciences) is considered to be one of the most widely-read, most reliable  books in the Islamic world, covering various topics from practice to spirituality. In this series, Habib Umar bin Hafiz taught the section “On Disciplining the Soul”, during a trip to Denmark. We are grateful to Muwasala for these […]

ADVICE: Seeking the Pleasure of Allah and His Messenger – Habib Umar

ADVICE: Seeking the Pleasure of Allah and His Messenger – Habib Umar بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Please benefit from and share the following Rabi’ al-Awwal advice recently delivered by Sayyidi Habib Umar and translated by Ustadh Amin Buxton (Allah preserve and increase him and his teachers). May Allah Most High bless us with remembrance of […]

The Gifts of Hajj – Radical Middle Way

The Gifts of Hajj… Bismillah Sayyidi al-Habib Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him) reminds us that the linguistic meaning of Hajj is seeking or intending. Thus the people of Allah are constantly performing Hajj because they are constantly seeking Allah. Just as their whole year is Ramadan, likewise their whole year is Hajj. Just […]

Welcoming the Month of Sha’ban – Interpreter’s Path Blog

Welcoming the Month of Sha’ban – Interpreter’s Path Blog Bismillah We will shortly be entering Shaban. Allah give us the best ending to the month of Rajab and the best entry to Sha’ban.   Merits of Sha`ban The scholars say that the linguistic root of the word Sha`ban is a branch, because the month of […]

Reflections from the SeekersHub Retreat: “I Want to Study to be an Islamic Scholar”

Reflections from the SeekersGuidance Retreat: “I Want to Study to be an Islamic Scholar” – Allah Centric blog Bismillah. Last month, I wrote about the importance of ensuring access to Islamic knowledge to all segments of the Muslim community. At the conclusion, I requested assistance in raising $900 to help several brothers from inner-city Washington […]

Video: The Role of the Ulama in Times of Crisis – Habib Umar Bin Hafiz – Toronto, Canada

Video: The Role of the Ulama in Times of Crisis – Habib Umar Bin Hafiz – Toronto, Canada The media in the West has marginalized the role of the scholars, Imams and faith leaders in the successful uprising in Egypt and Tunisia. They paint this as a Facebook uprising. Many people are confused. Some say […]

A Spring’s Gift – Rabi’ Salawat – Habib Umar

A Spring’s Gift – Rabi’ Salawat – Shaykh Abdul Karim Yahya In the Name of Allah; Most Gracious, Most Merciful This special salawat was given to us by Sayyidi al-Habib Umar for the blessed month of Rabi’ul-Awwal with a beautiful translation provided by Sh. Yahya Rhodus (Allah preserve him). It is recommended for us to […]

Manifestation of The Divine Will – Shaykh Abdul-Karim Yahya | Interpreter’s Path

Manifestation of The Divine Will – Shaykh Abdul-Karim Yahya | Interpreter’s Path

Commemorating the 16th Anniversary of Dar al-Mustafa – In Memory of Habib Umar’s Father – Interpreter’s Path

Commemorating the 16th Anniversary of Dar al-Mustafa – In Memory of Habib Umar’s Father – Interpreter’s Path In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious and Compassionate Sunday, Dec. 5, is 29th Dhu’l-Hijja, the anniversary of Dar al-Mustafa along with the commemoration of the life and sacrifice of Habib Umar’s father, Habib Muhammad bin Salim. The […]

Welcoming the New Year with Reflection and Prostration – Interpreter’s Path

Welcoming the New Year with Reflection and Prostration Interpreter’s Path In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious and Compassionate The following is summarized from a talk given by Habib Umar bin Hafiz (Allah preserve him):[1] We bid farewell to another year of the Hijra of the Messenger of Allah, Allah bless him and grant him […]