The crisis between spirituality and social maladjustment – recommended readings

Shaykh Mendes said, The Prophet salallahu alaihi wasallam learnt from other cultures, if there is wisdom, and we can do this too. We can even learn things from people who are not Muslims. Sayyidina Ali (ra) said, "Even if the wisdom is from people who worship idols, we can still learn from them." Below are … Continue reading The crisis between spirituality and social maladjustment – recommended readings

Sending salaams to the Prophet

Ya Sayyidi Ya Rasulullah! Assalamu 'alaika Ya Rasulullah! It was narrated that Abdullah ibn Mas'ood (may Allah be pleased with him) said that the Messenger of Allah salallahu alaihi wa salam said: "Allah has angels who go around on earth, conveying to me the salaam of my ummah." [Sunan Nasaa’i, Saheeh Al-Albani] No matter how … Continue reading Sending salaams to the Prophet

True Love

"To the degree to which man perfects his traits, consummates his knowledge by grasping the true nature of things. in consolidative strength by subduing syaitan, restraining his appetite and purifying himself from vices, to that extent that he draws closer to some perfection. So then, God's love for men lies in his drawing near him and … Continue reading True Love