One of the eldest and wisest of the ʿUlamāʾ, al-‘Allāmah Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Wahhāb al-Banná (raḥimahullāh) begins by delivering a short and concise admonition on manhaj and the science of jarḥ wa-al-taʿdīl (Counterbalancing good and bad points in critique). Shaykh Muḥammad Ibn ʿAbd al-Wahhāb speaks about the mouthpiece of innovation in this past decade, Sayyid Qutb, before fielding questions regarding Muḥammad al-Jibālī.
A profound exposé on the malignant disease of māl (money) which has spread through the ranks of the Muslims. The noble Shaykh (raḥimahullāh) explains the misappropriation of money at the hands of ‘The Thieves of the Daʿwah’, those who raise money to aid themselves and the siyāsah (politics) of th…
An oral conversation of the book: The Journey of the Strangers of al-Ḥāfidh ibn Rajab al-Ḥanbali. A description of “the strangers”, their characteristics, trials and virtues, from the 2nd Annual Imām Layth ibn Saʿd Conference (2019) entitled: Being Muslim in Our Time.
Ustādh Ḥasan al-Ṣumālī, whilst delivering the weekly class with us on The Three Fundamental Principles, recalls a question asked to the late Scholar, Aḥmad al-Najmī (raḥimahullāh) concerning giving preference to ḥifdh (memorisation) or fahm (understanding).
A discussion on the importance of seeking knowledge. The lecture took place during the Sisters Luncheon and Lectures, June 2013. Say, “Are those who know equal to those who do not know?” [Al-Zumar, 39:9] From the topics discussed: The value of knowledge Knowledge guides and corrects It is enough to know the value of knowledge that the people […]
Ustadh Mūsá Richardson gives a clear and detailed explanation of this Ḥadīth, which is related by Abū Hurayrah. It teaches a very important sunnah that we can establish in our ṣalah and at other times. It has a very beautiful meaning and is full of benefits.
A video webinar on the fruits of building a community by cultivating the people upon beneficial knowledge. Examples are given from the rapid growth of the salafī daʿwah upon these efforts to constantly grow the knowledge base of community members, who in turn call others to the Sunnah. From the Canada Webinar Series, March, 2022.
A short reminder on how to approach stress and consternation. 1000s of self help books have been authored on this topic, generating millions in sales, yet suicide rates continue to rise in non-Muslim countries. Peace of mind only exists in returning one’s affairs to Allāh.
One of the great mistakes is the youth who only
associates with other youth, missing out on the
mentorship of his elders. From the Canada Webinar Series: Addressing Anxiety and Grief with the Contentedness of Allāh’s Bounties