Rihla 2016

  • Knowing Yourself

    1 season

    Imam Afroz discusses finding purpose, chasing happiness, and the four temperaments that AlGhazali describes in the Ihya Ulum alDeen. Imam Afroz describes "Insan" in three parts, how we understand metaphysics (our soul), and question and answer throughout the lessons. He offers book recommendatio...

  • Modernism and Post-Modernism in the Light of Prophetic Belief

    1 season

    Dr. Umar discusses how our 'aqida (creed, the obligatory belief system) of Islam should construct our world view but how the culture of world view undercuts this. The beliefs we have give us the structure of reality and when we learn 'aqida we should also be laying the foundation of our world vie...

  • What is a Madhhab?

    1 season

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    Shaykh Omar Qureshi explains the methodology of following a madhab. The word is derived from “dhahaba” which means they way. When using the word madhab in a fiqh context or a technical sense it refers to a mus...

  • The Contentions - Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad

    1 season

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    The Contentions are Aphorisms or shortened words of wisdom. Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad begins with the 20th set. The first two are regarding gender essence, being in wonder of everything, and definitions of fatwa choices. Contentions include #7 “If you want t...

  • Spiritual Refinement - Ustadh Faraz Khan

    2 seasons

    Based on the last section of “The Helping Guide” of Imam Abdal-Wahid ibn ‘Ashir, this course will provide students with an introduction to the discipline of ihsan, the third dimension of the religion in the well-known hadith of Jibril, upon him peace. Students will learn fundamental concepts of s...

  • A Walk Through the Rose Garden - Ustadh Feraidoon Mojadedi

    1 season

    The Gulistan of the great medieval poet and mystic, Sa’di al-Shirazi, is one of the most influential works in the Persian language. It is a collection of poems and stories and is widely quoted as a source of wisdom in the East and West. In this course, students will be taken a walk through these ...

  • Fiqh of Prayer and Fasting (Hanafi) - Imam Afroz Ali

    4 seasons

    Begins with a clear explanation on why we should follow a particular madhab, legal definitions and the subject of water, purification and prayer.

  • Islamic Theology - Ustadh Faraz Khan

    3 seasons

    Islamic Theology ('Aqīdah)

    i Introduction and Epistemology
    ii Faith and the New Atheism
    iii The Divine Attributes, Implications, and Associations
    iv The Divine Attributes, Implications, and Associations
    v The Divine Attributes, Implications, and Associations
    vi Proofs
    vii The Prophetic A...