After the Night of Distance, the Dawn of Closeness has become Manifest – Qasida sung by Ustadh Amin al-Tirmidhi

YouTube – بعد ليل البعد صبح القرب بان- الترمذي Ustadh Amin al-Tirmidhi is one of the world’s leading masters of the art of Islamic singing (nasheed), and is considered “the shaykh of munshids.” Born and trained in Aleppo (Halab), Syria, Ustadh Tirmidhi lives in Amman, Jordan. After the night of distanceThe dawn of closeness has […]

Videos from Perfecting Prayer Webinar – Imam Zaid Shakir, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus, and Others

As-salamu alaikum, May this reach you in the best state of health and iman. Ameen. In case you weren’t able to attend the Perfecting Prayer Webinar that was conducted on March 13th and rebroadcast on May 13th, we’ve uploaded the videos. The webinar featured inspirational advice and practical guidance from Imam Zaid Shakir, Shaykh Faraz […]

A Response to the Hadith Qudsi, “Ya Ibaadi” – Poem by Navid Shaid

A Response to the Hadith Qudsi, “Ya Ibaadi” Number 24, Arbaeen Nawawiyya, by Novid Shaid, 2002 _______ Oh Allah! Oh Everlasting King! Oh heirless Emperor! Oh Sovereign! Oh You, who has forbidden oppression For yourself, and outlawed transgression. Oh You, without whom all become astray Without whom, none can travel on the way Oh You, […]

The Prophet Muhammad and Children –

PROPHET MUHAMMAD AND CHILDREN – by Mehmet Emin Ay, PhD    As is known, Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) is described in the Quran as a “mercy to the worlds.” It can be understood here that just as he is a vehicle of mercy for the whole human world, he has also been sent […]

How to Pray with Excellence – the Words of Hatim al-Asamm

Abu Nu`aym relates in Hilyat al-Awliya [8.74], with his chain of transmission to Rabah ibn al-Harawi: Isam ibn Yusuf passed by Hatim al-Asamm — one of the great early masters of the spiritual path — while he was speaking to a gathering. Isam said, “O Hatim! Do you pray well?” Hatim replied, “Yes.” Isam asked […]

Support the Berkeley Masjid Foundation

YouTube – Berkeley Masjid – Promotional Video (Full Version) To donate: Support the Berkeley Masjid FoundationThe Berkeley Masjid Foundation (BMF) is committed to establishing a permanent place of worship for the Muslim community in Berkeley. Berkeley is home to one of the premier educational institutions in the world. Any given year, there are at least […]

Hearts’ Types by Al-Habib Mohammad Al-Saqqaf

YouTube – Hearts’ Types by Alhabib Mohammad Alsaqqaf “Raboeyat” First episode of the new season, Alhabib talks about the hearts and the types of hearts we find in people, four types of hearts are outlined with a beautiful analogy given.

Travelling Light – Spiritual Wisdom from Imam al-Ghazzali – Mishkat Media

Travelling Light Travelling Light presents the timeless spiritual wisdom of Imam al-Ghazali’s The Revival of the Religious Sciences (Ihya ‘ulum al-din), brought alive for today by the teaching of leading scholars of the Muslim community, including Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad and Shaykh Yahya Rhodus. Lectures on this Islamic classic are now available as MP3s […]