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 […]

Reflections from the SeekersGuidance Retreat: “I Want to Study to be an Islamic Scholar” – Khurram Zaman – Allah Centric Blog

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dhul-Qa’da Reflections: Preparing for the Blessed Month of Dhul-Hijja – Interpreter’s Path

Dhul-Qa’da Reflections: Preparing for the Blessed Month of Dhul-Hijja  – Interpreter’s Path بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ The following is a summary of some of the points mentioned by Sayyidi al-Habib `Umar bin Hafiz (may Allah preserve him) on 17th Dhu’l-Qa`ida with some additions for extra clarity and benefit: He reminded us of the greatness of […]