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Allah is Shy, and Loves Shyness – Why?

Shyness is an attribute much loved in a Muslim. As Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said explains, it is valued not merely in our public conduct but in the way we approach our relationship with Allah. Want to learn more? Take an online course with reliable scholars at the SeekersHub Academy, where dozens of topics are covered […]

The Best for Mankind, by Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Allah wanted us to be the best of mankind FOR mankind! The nature of this dunya encourages us to cooperate and live together, as Allah (Most High) said in Surah Al-Maidah (2):  “And cooperate in righteousness and piety, but do not cooperate in sin and […]

“Where are the fathers?” Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said on the best of examples

The An-Nisa Society in Wembley, London, an organisation managed by women working for the welfare of Muslim families, has a longstanding track record of nurturing healthy approaches to “Muslim fatherhood”. Co-founder Humera Khan has said, “We found that many women were concerned about their husbands, who were perhaps unemployed or suffering depression. Also men were working […]

“His Mercy is our only constant”, by Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said

“Allah Guides to His Light Whom He Wills.” Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir Raheem. Allah’s (Most High) Rahma is infinite.  In less than the blink of an eye, His Rahma (mercy) renews itself and further penetrates existence. Take a moment. Look at your hands – touch them.  What do you feel?  Smooth skin, bones, joints, and veins.  Look how Allah (Most High) constructed your hands.  The small veins of […]

”Escape To Allah” – UK retreat this weekend

This weekend, be prepared to immerse yourself in a spiritually uplifting retreat led by his eminence Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said in the glorious serene setting of Staffordshire, Whitemore Lakes, United Kingdom. There will be exciting activities such as archery, indoor football, canoeing as well as inspiring lectures, motivating Islamic workshops and circles, Qiyam ul Layl […]

Elevation of Spirit: Attitudes and Approaches to Fasting, by Shaykh Faid Muhammad Said

Muslims the world over will soon observe the fast of Ramadan, abstaining from all food consumption and other circumscribed activities from dawn till dusk.  The annual cycle of Ramadan in the calendar continues to coincide with the longer days of summer, at least in the western hemisphere, making for a debilitating experience.  But Muslims need […]

He only wants to Forgive and Give! Nisfu Shaban: The Middle Night of Sha’ban – Sh. Faid Said

Allah (subhana wa ta’ala) is the Most Merciful and Compassionate, and as He has mentioned in Surah Al-A’raf (156): “…My Mercy encompasses all things.” Allah (subhana wa ta’ala) says in the next two ayahs (Surah Al-A’raf, 157-8): “Those who follow the Messenger, the unlettered prophet, whom they find written in what they have of the […]