Happy Eid! (2023)

Selamat Hari Raya Idul Fitri!Eid Mubarak! If I've done anything to cause offence or made any mistakes, please forgive me. Allahu Akbar Allahu Akbar Allahu AkbarLa Ilaha IlallahWallahu Akbar Allahu AkbarWa Lillahil Hamd God is the greatest, God is the greatest, God is the greatest.There is no deity besides GodAnd God is the greatest, God…Read more Happy Eid! (2023)

United in Spirit: Ramadan, Pesach, and Easter

By Kyai Paul Salahuddin Armstrong  Ramadan, Pesach (Passover), and Easter are significant religious events in Islam, Judaism, and Christianity. In Islam, festivals are calculated according to the Hijri lunar calendar. The lunar year is around 10 or 11 days shorter than a solar year, the measure of a year used in the Gregorian calendar, the…Read more United in Spirit: Ramadan, Pesach, and Easter

Dua Jenis Umat Muslim

Ada berbagai jenis umat Muslim yang dipotivasi oleh iman dalam upayanya meraih kehidupan kekal di Jannah. Saya akan mengungkapkan tentang dua kelompok saat ini. Kelompok pertama adalah yang tradisional, mereka fokus pada ritual dan berharap bahwa pemenuhan shalat dan puasa harian beserta ritual lainnya akan mendapatkan mereka Jannah untuk kehidupan kekal. Namun, jenis Muslim ini…Read more Dua Jenis Umat Muslim

Two Kinds of Muslims

There are various kinds of Muslims motivated by faith as they strive for eternal life in Jannah. I will shed light on two current groups. One is traditional, they focus on rituals and they hope that their fulfillment of their daily prayers and fasting along with the other rituals with earn them Jannah for their…Read more Two Kinds of Muslims

SEA Today Morning Show 17.02.2023

I was on the SEA Today Morning Show on Friday, 17th February, discussing British Muslim communities, Humanitarian Islam, and challenges encountered by minorities in the face of anti-Muslim prejudice and far-right extremism. https://youtu.be/3zISFJPGO50

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 06.02.2023

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “May there be a group among you that calls for all that is good, promotes what is right and prevents what is wrong. It is they who are successful.”~ Holy Quran 3:104 (Safi Kaskas) “People, We created you from a male and a female, and made you nations and tribes so that…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 06.02.2023

Friday Reflections 03.02.2023

Salam alaikum! I read and discuss the sohbet, “Divine Focus” by Mawlana Shaykh Hisham Kabbani from his book, “Banquet for the Soul” (2008), pages 114-123. May Allah ﷻ help us to learn to calmness and focus and always be blessed and guided by the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and the awliya Allah. Amin. 🤲🏻 https://youtu.be/mQaVsKF-gOc Recorded…Read more Friday Reflections 03.02.2023

Profit and Wealth in Islam

The Quran has several verses that address the issue of profit and wealth. In general, the Quran views wealth as a blessing from Allah ﷻ and encourages individuals to use their wealth in a responsible and ethical manner. In the Quran, Allah ﷻ teaches that wealth should be acquired through lawful means and used to…Read more Profit and Wealth in Islam

Logic in the Quran

“Will they not, at least, try to understand this Qur’an? If it had been from anyone but God, they would have found many inconsistencies in it.”~ Holy Quran 4:82 (Safi Kaskas)

Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 23.01.2023

Salam alaikum! 🙏🏻 “Can the one who knows that what has been revealed to you from your Lord is the Truth be like one who is blind? Only people who are endowed with insight will keep this in mind. Those who fulfill their commitment to God and do not break the covenant;”~ Holy Quran 13:19-20…Read more Sohbet and Sufi Meditation 23.01.2023