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  • Meditation, Death & the Afterlife

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    Imam Al Ghazali's Revival of the Religious Sciences with Sidi Idris Watts explains reflection of God with tears and prayers and its profound effect on the heart.

  • On the Arrangement of Litanies

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    Imam Al Ghazali's Revival of the Religious Sciences with Imam Afroz Ali from the Alaedeen Masjid in Konya, Having a love for this world (dunya) makes us have procrastination for the next world. Imam Afroz explains the best times of litanies and it's details along with the 10 rules of sleep one mu...

  • On Invocations & Supplications

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    Imam Al Ghazali's Revival of the Religious Sciences with Shaykh Hamzah Wald Maqbul from the Alaedeen Masjid in Konya, Turkey. Reminders on Qu'ranic supplications, worshiping Allah with intensity, guarding against nifaq (hypocrisy). How to physically make dua'a (supplication) and being persistent ...

  • Belief, Disciplining the Soul, Good Living

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    Book Two: The Foundations of the Articles of Faith from Ihya Ulum al-Deen The Book of Knowledge. What is sustaining us? What is the way to become a strong believer and reflecting on the signs of Allah (the Books) and within creation. This lesson accompanies a meaningful nasheed and video of scene...

  • Repentance, Patience, Fear & Hope, & Abstinence

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    Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad interviews Dr. Osman Lavic regarding the rare manuscripts of Sarajevo. He begins his lesson on the Ihya Ulum alDeen on the book of Tawba (repentance). Chapter of Tawba is immediately obligatory, Patience and Gratitude, Fear and Hope. Video 33 offers its viewers with a lov...

  • Trust in God, Love, Sincerity, Self-Examination

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    The inner dimensions of trust and faith, stations of certainty, truthfulness, and the meanings of Book 38, vigilance and reckoning.

  • The Tongue, Envy, the World, Love of Wealth

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    From the luminous Ihya Ulum alDeen Shaykh Muhammad Mendes breaks down the chapter of "Breaking of the Two Desires: The Tongue, Envy, the World, Love of Wealth". The destructive traits of the soul that lead the human being away and explains realities of the traits and practical ways to cure them. ...

  • Purity, Prayer, Zakat, & Fasting

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    Explanation of the nature of purity and impurity, prayer and zakat. A deeper level of understanding is given with insight to the reason behind the sacred meanings in the Shafi madhab.

  • Livelihood, Lawful, Brotherhood, & Seclusion

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    Shaykh Seraj goes over the Ihya regarding work ethics , lawful and unlawful transactions, riba and buying and selling. The chapter of brotherhood is rooted in that love of your brother comes from good manners. The adab of benefits of seclusion, and the benefits of mixing with society.

  • The Book of Knowledge & Marvels of the Heart

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    In the first video, Shaykh Hamza Yusuf explains the importance of each chapter and meaning of their titles in Imam al Ghazali's Ihya. The introduction begins with a recitation of the hadith that reminds those of the worst punishment on the Day of Judgement are those with knowledge that doesn't b...