Category Archives: Ibadah

Noor-e-Nisbat by fighting Ghaflah!

Our Mashaikh of Tazkiya have a term ‘Noor-e-Nisbat’. Nisbat means connection and attachment to Allah. Nisbat means to have such a strong attachment and connection that the lower party is elevated by the higher party. It means that the adna … Continue reading

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7 Steps to do in Sha’ban to Maximize benefit of Ramadan

[Following are rough notes of talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on CII on 28th June’2012. It gives a list of 7 practical and spiritual things to do in Sha’ban to prepare ourselves for a life-changing Ramadan] Ramadan is the … Continue reading

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Living the Spirit of Hajj

[These are the rough notes of Cii talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on Thursday, 20th September, 2012] Alhamdulillah,  a lot of people either know people who are going for Hajj and are asking for duas; while the people who … Continue reading

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Hajj: A Journey of love

[These are the rough notes of Cii talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on Thursday, 27th September, 2012] Everything in the world has an attraction towards something. Even the physicist will tell you every single object in the universe … Continue reading

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Attaining Sharah-e-Sadr

أَفَمَن شَرَحَ اللَّـهُ صَدْرَهُ لِلْإِسْلَامِ فَهُوَ عَلَىٰ نُورٍ مِّن رَّبِّهِ [Az-Zumar; 39:22] So is one whose breast Allah has expanded to [accept] Islam and he is upon a light from his Lord Allah swt in Qur’an-e-Karim has said: أَفَمَن شَرَحَ … Continue reading

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Maximizing Ramadan

[Following are highlights from Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed's advice on maximizing the last ten days of Ramadan - listen to the audio clip]  كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ أَيَّامًا مَّعْدُودَاتٍ [Al-Baqarah 2:183-184] Hadith: Awwaluhu Rehmah; … Continue reading

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Ilm & Tasawwuf – Advice to Students

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Striving to become people of Effort

Transcript(not word by word) of a CII talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on 1st Feb, 2010. Tazkya Talk Flyer ->  [To listen to Shaykh’s Tazkya Talk every Thursday 10:10pm [Click here] Download original talk here وَالَّذِينَ آَمَنُوا أَشَدُّ حُبًّا لِلَّهِ [2:165] … Continue reading

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Small deeds that earn great rewards – Gems!

[Following is a short list of small a'amal based on gems from Hazrat Shaykh Zulfiqar Ahmed db's bayans] Reciting the following durood earns so much reward that it takes the angels 1000 days to write it down Allahumma Yaa Rabba … Continue reading

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Retaining our Spirituality after Ramadan

إِنَّمَا يَتَقَبَّلُ اللَّهُ مِنَ الْمُتَّقِينَ [5:27] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ [37:180-182] Alhamdulillah, All of us recently completed the Fasting & the Month of Ramadan. However whenever a person completes a task, … Continue reading

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