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Justice to Ourselves

The following is taken from the transcript of a talk by Mawlana Dr. Waffie Mohammed.

In almost every mosque, in every country of the world, the imam closes his Friday sermon with a reminder to the people with the following verse of the Holy Qur’an: 591 more words


simply for the love of Allah...

“I want to put out the fires of Hell,

and burn down the rewards of Paradise.

They block the way to Allah.

I do not want to worship from fear of punishment… 16 more words


Asrar-Soul Speaks

If you blend a rustic voice with Sufi/Tasawwuf thought, a Sufi posture with a Sufi trademark and catchy melodies upon Sufi chants that assimilate through your ears to your soul, only one name would come to your mind and that name is Asrar.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

Kitab Kunh ma la budda minhu lil-murid

By Muhiyy ad-Din Ibn ‘Arabi
(translated by Tosun Bayrak)

All praise and thanks are due to Allah Most High, and may His benedictions and salutations be upon His messenger, and the progeny and companions of His messenger. 480 more words

Shaykh Al Akbar Muhiyy Ad-Din Ibn 'Arabi

Understanding the Characteristic of Humility

By Shaykh Muhammad Abdullah al-Gangohi [1]

Extracted from Ikmal ash-Shiyam [2]

Whoever asserts tawaadhu’ (humility) for himself, is undoubtedly a man of pride because when a claim of humility is made, it is made after the perception of one’s (supposed) lofty rank. 905 more words


Bay'ah of Women

Surah Al-Mumtahinah ~ 60:12 

O Prophet! When believing women come to thee to take the oath of fealty to thee, that they will not associate in worship any other thing whatever with Allah, that they will not steal, that they will not commit adultery (or fornication), that they will not kill their children, that they will not utter slander, intentionally forging falsehood, and that they will not disobey thee in any just matter,- then do thou receive their fealty, and pray to Allah for the forgiveness (of their sins): for Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful….

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Women Leading the Prayers

Why do woman sometimes lead the Prayers in Jama’at-Khanah, while there is no such precedent in the Shari’at?

(a) Islam is the right path. It has been ordained to lead towards God. 890 more words