Archive for the ‘Iman’ Category

SubhanAllah! “A true emanrush” as my brother Sadiq of ProjectNur put it.


[Excerpted from The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf]  “Whoever supposes that faith is realized through speculative theology, abstract proofs, or academic divisions is an innovator. On the contrary, faith is a light that God, the Sublime and Exalted, casts into the hearts of His servants with bounty and grace from His presence. […]


Beautiful answer MashAllah! Question: I am a non-Muslim, looking into the Abrahamic religions. I would be grateful if you could give me a Muslim perspective on the following: I assume most people including Muslims follow their religion because they were born into it. Everyone is convinced that the religion they follow is the right one. […]


Some Muslims are of the opinion that as long as they do the bare minimum (integrals, conditions, and the essential and obligatory actions) they have done enough. For them everything else is merely recommended or merely offensive, and so they see no problem in neglecting the sunna, give no second thought in performing offensive actions, […]


Source: TheTranslators “Excessiveness in worship is prohibited (in Islam) just like delaying it (an obligatory act past its obligatory time such as missing a prayer). Moderation is taking from both positions (a balance between rigidness and hyper liberalism) as this is the best of affairs as the Prophet [peace and blessings of Allah be upon […]


The following is the text of three articles [one of which has already been posted on Ekhlas] entitled: 1. Beyond the Intellect [Spiritual Tendencies] 2. Reason, Argumentation, and Belief [Shaykh Hamza Karamali, SunniPath] 3. Can the existence of God be proven rationally? [Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, SunniPath] Beyond the Intellect: Imam Abū Hāmid al-Ghazālī—may Allāh protect his secret—said: Beyond the intellect is another sphere to […]


Sunnipath Answers: Can the existence of God be proved rationally? Answered By Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is the existence of Allah and His attributes rationally provable with the mind without doubt – since iman is based on taklif. Or is Allah’s existence just a guess that we take hoping it is true with a certainty […]


Just added in our Inner Dimensions library: Sheikh `Abd al-Qadir’s Allegory: The Fortress of Iman [explained by Sidi Musa Furber] Some Muslims are of the opinion that as long as they do the bare minimum (integrals, conditions, and the essential and obligatory actions) they have done enough. For them everything else is merely recommended or merely […]