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Our Children: Nurturing the Prophet’s ﷺ Spiritual Intelligence, by Anse Tamara Gray

Anse Tamara Gray on how we should nurture the spiritual growth in our children and how we can plant the seeds of Islam in them. Our thanks to Rabata for this recording. Anse Tamara’s photo is from Altamish + Hannan Photograpy.   Resources for Seekers How To Make the Prophet Muhammad Real for Small Children Parenting: […]

The Door of Repentance and Return to Allah is Always Open – Faraz Rabbani

The Door of Repentance and Return to Allah is Always Open In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful Always remember that you’re dealing with the Most Merciful and Most Compassionate (al-Rahman, al-Rahim). Allah Most High tells us in the Qur’an to never lose hope in Him, regardless of how badly we stumble, fall, […]

On Reflection (fikr) – Imam al-Haddad (Book of Assistance)

On Reflection (fikr) from: The Book of Assistance, Imam ‘Abdallah Ibn ‘Alawi al-Haddad (Allah have mercy upon him) Translated by: Dr. Mostafa al-Badawi, Madina   You should have a wird of reflection in every twenty-four hours, for which you should set aside one or more hours. The best time for reflection is the one in […]

Video: How to connect your heart with Allah – Habib Umar

YouTube – How to connect your heart with Allah – Habib Umar Habibtour.com.au presents “How to connect your heart with Allah – Habib Umar”. This lecture was delivered by Habib Umar and translated by Shaykh AbdulKarim Yahya on Saturday 30 April 2011 in Sydney as part of Habib Umar’s world tour.    

Understanding Laziness in Islam – Shaykh Abdallah Adhami

Understanding Laziness in Islam – Shaykh Abdullah Adhami Lecture transcript re-posted from here with slight modifications. Please forgive any formatting and phonetic spelling mistakes. Posted with confirmation from Shaykh Abdallah Adhami. To listen to more of Shaykh Abdallah Adhami’s insightful and refreshing lectures please visit Sakeenah — bismillahi al-rahman al-rahim Laziness, or lethargy can come […]

Photoessay: Distance and Closeness in Madina – almiskeenah

Photoessay: Distance and Closeness in Madina – almiskeenah Understanding closeness to Allah through reflecting on distance and photography of urban architecture of Madina. …while wandering the Madanian streets, a stream of swirling thoughts tend to take over…what struck me here was ‘distance’…the physical distance between this street scene and Masjid Nabawi, tucked in behind the […]

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 […]

The Importance of Study in One’s Spiritual Development – Imam al-Ghazzali

The Importance of Study in One’s Spiritual Development Imam al-Ghazzali “The Prophet (may God bless him and grant him peace) said, “The heart of the believer is more unsteady than a cooking pot as it boils. He also said, “The heart of the believer is between two of the fingers of the Merciful.” During such […]