Category Archives: Issues faced by Muslim Ummah

On the Peshawar School Attack

Following are rough notes covering highlights from the CII talk (18-12-2014) by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on the recent tragedy that took place in Peshawar, Pakistan. —— While we were here in a short stay, as many of our listeners … Continue reading

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On Leaving the Laghw [Tark-e-fuzool]

[These are the rough notes of a talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed  in Karachi on Sunday, 16th sept, 2012] Laghw Momineen woh log hein jo laghw se bhagte hein. Being involved in too many pointless and wasteful activities is … Continue reading

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Value 5 things before 5

[These are the rough notes of a talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed  in IBA, Karachi on Wednesday, 19th sept, 2012] This is a Hadith of Prophet sws that value 5 things before 5 things. 1. Value your youth before … 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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The Harm Principle

Taken from here “Shaytan used rationality to refuse prostrating to Adam عليه السلام. His argument was: He is created from the elements of earth, I was created from the elements of fire. Therefore, I am better than him, therefore, it … Continue reading

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Temptations of the Youth

[Inspired from a talk by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed. Taken from HERE]                                                           … Continue reading

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Islam & Secularism

Following is a transcript of a Jumu’ah talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed. [Taken from: HERE] For a Muslim man or a woman, a young man or a young woman on campus; a university Muslim faces a number of special … Continue reading

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Hope in times of despair

 إِنَّمَا بَغْيُكُمْ عَلَى أَنْفُسِكُمْ [10:23] ظَهَرَ الْفَسَادُ فِي الْبَرِّ وَالْبَحْرِ بِمَا كَسَبَتْ أَيْدِي النَّاسِ [30:41] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ [37:180-182] [Download original Talk’s mp3] In this present day and time in … Continue reading

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Maximizing Rizq

[Some highlights of a bayan on ‘Maximizing Rizq’ by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db] وَلَوْ بَسَطَ اللَّهُ الرِّزْقَ لِعِبَادِهِ لَبَغَوْا فِي الْأَرْضِ وَلَكِنْ يُنَزِّلُ بِقَدَرٍ مَا يَشَاءُ إِنَّهُ بِعِبَادِهِ خَبِيرٌ بَصِيرٌ And if Allah had extended [excessively] provision for His servants, … Continue reading

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Love for Dunya; the source of all evil

Download mp3 قُلْ مَتَاعُ الدُّنْيَا قَلِيلٌ [4:77] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ [37:180-182] Allahسبحانه وتعالى in the Qur’an-e-karim said: قُلْ “O My beloved Messenger صلى الله عليه وسلم! Say: ” مَتَاعُ الدُّنْيَا … Continue reading

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