On Fasting – al-Imam ‘Abd Allah al-Haddad

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Increase your good works, especially in Ramadan, for the reward of a supererogatory act performed during it equals that of an obligatory act performed at any other time. Ramadan is also a time when good works are rendered easy and one has much more energy for them than during any other…

Slander and Talebearing – الغيبة و النميمة

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم اللّهمّ صلّ على سيدّنا و حبيْبنا وشفيْعنا رسوْل الله محمّد ابْن عبْد الله و آله و صحْبه و سلّم Excerpt from Reliance of the Traveller, Ahmad ibn Naqib al-Misri, Book R on Holding One’s Tongue (Nawawi:) Slander and Talebearing are two of the ugliest and most frequently met with qualities of…

Thariqah ‘Alawiyah – On Knowledge by al-‘Allamah al-Habib Zain bin Sumaith

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم اللّهمّ صلّ على سيدّنا و حبيْبنا وشفيْعنا رسوْل الله محمّد ابْن عبْد الله و آله و صحْبه و سلّم Excerpts from the Book al-Manhaj as-Saawiy, Syarh Usuul Thariiqah as-Saadah Al Ba’Alawi Know that the seeking and teaching of knowledge is the highest and foremost act of worship/divine service, a means to…

Humility – Ustadh Usama Canon

بسْم الله الرّحْمن الرحيْم اللّهمّ صلّ على سيدّنا و حبيْبنا وشفيْعنا رسوْل الله محمّد ابْن عبْد الله و آله و صحْبه و سلّم The following is a summary of the lecture delivered by Al-Faadhil Ustadh Usama Canon in Al-Falah Mosque on the night of 21 February 2011 after the Maghrib Prayers. I would like to…

Lives of Man – al-Habib Kadhim as-Saqqaf

بسْم الله الرّحْمن الرّحيم، اللّهمّ صلِّ على سيّدنا محمّدٍ وآله وصحْبه وسلِّم The following is a brief summary of the introduction to the lecture that was given by al-Habib at Tradisi Halaqah sometime in October this year. It is based on a book the Lives of Man by the Pole of Guidance Imam ‘Abd Allah…

Roses of the Path

بسْم الله الرّحْمن الرّحيم، اللّهمّ صلِّ على سيّدنا محمّدٍ وآله وصحْبه وسلِّم “Indeed in their stories, there is a lesson for people of understanding… (Surah Yusuf :111) Rabi’ah al-‘Adawiyah of Basra To call her the Ardent Lover of God would be an understatement, she was the unique one of her age who was always busy…

The Path is Simple – Feat. Shaykh Mahy Cisse

Alhamdulillah, praise be to God, we are very happy to be here with our brothers and sisters gathering for the sake of Allah, gathering to remind people of the religion i.e. Islam, “Verily the Din by Allah is Islam”. All the solutions we have it inside qur’an and sunnah of Muhammad s.a.w. every time for…