Category Archives: Talks on Islam

Introducing Dr. Ingrid Mattson

Dear readers, Assalamu alaikum, peace be upon you all, February has rushed past and it is already close to the middle of March. I am amazed at the rapid passage of time, as I am sure most of you are … Continue reading

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A Reflection on Divine Love

A masterful article by one of the luminaries of Muslim scholarship in the modern age. Please do read. A Reflection on Divine Love.

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Chess and Divine Decree

Assalamu alaikum (peace be with you) My dear readers, I am not sure I’ve talked about it before, but those who know me know I am an avid chess player. I’ve loved the game since a dear uncle taught it … Continue reading

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striving to worship God as though we see Him

Assalamu alaikum (peace be with you) This is a friday sermon (jumuah khutbah) delivered by one of our foremost scholars today. Sh. Mokhtar has an interesting background, having a PhD in engineering and physics in addition to his religious scholarly … Continue reading

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‘This religion is a religion of good etiquette (or manners)’

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah, peace be upon you and the mercy of God This short talkĀ  ( ~ 8 mins) is beautiful, it reminds us of the purpose of our worship and the measure by which we know our worship is … Continue reading

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A gift for the 27th night – reblogged from SuhaibWebb.com

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah, peace be upon you and the love of Allah All praise and thanks to Allah, the most high, the most great, the most loving, the most generous! We have entered the last ten blessed days of Ramadan. … Continue reading

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Muslims in America – a useful conversation

Assalaamu alaikum (peace be upon you) I came across this on youtube and wanted to share it. It is refreshing to see an honest open conversation held in this way, where people are able to ask what is on their … Continue reading

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‘What the world needs now is Love, sweet Love’

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah (peace be on you and the loving compassion of God) The talk I want to share here is by a great luminary in our tradition, a direct descendant of our beloved prophet;s (peace be upon him) couzin, … Continue reading

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Omar (may Allah be pleased with him) series on youtube

Assalamu alaikum (Peace be unto you!) I wanted to draw your attention to this series produced during the month of Ramadan of this year,1433 by the Islamic calendar. Unlike the Gregorian, the Islamic calendar begins its count with the ‘hijra’ … Continue reading

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Faith equals no despair and eternal hope

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah (peace be unto you and the mercy and cherishing protection of God) All thanks and praise be to God for the beautiful spring days that have unfolded these past days and for the blessing of life in … Continue reading

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