Monthly Archives: August 2012

Developing Shukr

(Some lessons from Shaykh Zulfiqaar Ahmad (db)’s bayan on Shukr,  16-08-2012) 1. Learn to count your blessings; 2. Do dhikr of those blessings, keep on reminding yourselves, privately and publicly; 3. Analyze the lives of pious people how they lived … 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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Dealing with Difficult times

[Following is a loose translation of a small excerpt from Hadhrat Shaykh Zulfiqar Ahmed db’s talk – listen to it on youtube] Sahaba radiyallah ta’ala anhum ajma’een used to quote a saying very often among themselves. They would say, “If problems afflict … Continue reading

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