Resilient Leadership

https://youtu.be/dtppEC4F9ps DEVELOPING RESILIENT LEADERSHIP BY COMMUNITIES IN RESPONSE TO COVID 19 Tuesday, 5th January, 2021, 3:00 PM London In the UK and other countries, many have risen to the challenge of Covid 19.Communities and individuals have been and are reaching out and helping their neighbours. Here in the UK, the NHS to HM Forces are…Read more Resilient Leadership

Friday Reflections 01.01.2021

Salam alaikum, Jummah Mubarak, and Happy New Year! Today, I read and discuss a few short stories from Idries Shah’s Wisdom of the Idiots and Zen Flesh, Zen Bones. May Allah ﷻ bless you all and grant Peace and Goodwill to our Human Family. Amin. 🤲🏻 https://youtu.be/PT2zdNoumHo

Weekly Sohbet and Dhikr 31.12.2020

Sohbet on New Year. What is ‘New Year’? Why are there different dates for New Year, e.g. Hijri, Gregorian, Chinese. Which is right, and how should Muslims approach these new year festivals? This is followed by the weekly dhikr/meditation of the Naqshbandi tariqat. 🧙‍♂️📿💓 Happy New Year! 🎆🎇 https://youtu.be/YcDesfDjHRI

Sunnah: Patience

Today, many people talk about the Sunnah (example of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ) but how often do you hear a reminder of the Sunnah to be patient? That whatever problems you are experiencing, you need to be patient. Mawlana Shaykh Hisham Kabbani said, “The Friends of God (Awliya Allah) spent their days and nights worshipping Allah…Read more Sunnah: Patience

Can Muslims celebrate Christmas?

Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri answers the question, ‘Can Muslims celebrate Christmas?’ https://youtu.be/gII9JQeYpig

Concerns about Christmas 27.12.2020

Salam alaikum. After my recent posts on Christmas I received quite a few responses, most of which have been positive, but a number have been asking questions about Christmas and how Muslims can celebrate Christmas. A number of friends sent me a video by my good friend Shaykh Mohammed Aslam, who holds a different opinion…Read more Concerns about Christmas 27.12.2020

Friday Reflections 25.12.2020

Salam alaikum, Jummah Mubarak, and Merry Christmas! Today, I discuss some questions I have been asked on giving Christmas greetings and joining in Christmas celebrations. I then read from the Quran, Bible, and non-Canonical gospels the accounts of the conception and birth of Jesus Christ (Isa ibn Maryam) on whom be peace, comparing and reflecting…Read more Friday Reflections 25.12.2020