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 […]

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 […]

The Reality of Istikhara

The Reality of Istikhara In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz discusses istikhara (the prayer of guidance) by defining it, debunking misconceptions regarding it, the best way to perform it, and easy ways to integrate it into our lives in a meaningful manner. Jabir (Allah be pleased with him) narrated that the Prophet (peace and blessings be […]

The Way of Seekers

In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz discusses the characteristics of the way of knowledge, its virtues, and how it can be used to seek Allah (the Most Exalted) and Paradise. Abu Hurayra (Allah be pleased with him) relates that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said “Whoever pursues a path seeking knowledge, […]

Remembering Allah When Getting up from a Gathering

Understanding Virtue through the Prophetic Teachings (Lesson Thirty-Four):In this lesson, Shaykh Faraz discusses Remembering Allah When Getting up from a Gathering. Abu Hurayra (Allah be pleased with him) relates that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Whoever sits in a gathering where there was much useless talk should say before […]

Service to Humanity in Islam

In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz discusses the importance of serving the creation of Allah (The Most Exalted) and by doing so through the prophetic example of mercy, gentleness, and intimate concern. Download Options: (1) Download this talk here. (right click and “save”) or (2) Download podcasts directly onto your iPod by going to Seekers Guidance […]

The Virtues of Declaring Allah’s Oneness in the Marketplace

Understanding Virtue through the Prophetic Teachings (Lesson Thirty-Three): In this lesson, Shaykh Faraz discusses the immense spiritual benefits of pronouncing the oneness of Allah (The Most Exalted) upon entering the market place. `Umar ibn al-Khattab (Allah be pleased with him) relates that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Whoever enters […]

The Virtues of Emphatic Remembrance

Understanding Virtue through the Prophetic Teachings (Lesson Thirty-Two): In this lesson, Shaykh Faraz discusses the reward and power of tasbih through emphatic remembrance so that it assists us in rising in rank with Allah (The Most Exalted). Safiyya relates (Allah be pleased with her) that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) […]

Virtues of Remembrance

Understanding Virtue through the Prophetic Teachings Lesson Thirty-one): In this lecture, Shaykh Faraz discusses the virtues of the remembrance of Allah (The Most Exalted).  Anas ibn Malik (Allah be pleased with him) relates that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Verily, Allah is pleased for His servant to eat something […]