Category Archives: Karachi Talks

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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On Sohbah & Gatherings (Leaving the Laghw)

The Ulema and Mashaikh say there are four types of Gatherings: 1. Some are like Medicine; without these, one can not survive. For example, a gathering for seeking earning through a halal job to provide for one’s family. 2. Some … Continue reading

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Qabilyyah & Qubooliyyah

The IBA Iqra Society invited Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on 6th of April, 2011. The following is the summary of the talk on ‘Qabiliyah and Qubooliyah’. Please note that the following is not a transcription but only notes based on personal … Continue reading

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Marriage Workshop – Day II

Taken from HERE [The following notes are based on the second day of the 2-day Workshop held in Nov 2010 by Sobia Kamaladdin (wife of Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed) on the topic: Marriage in Islam. The workshop was held in Karachi … Continue reading

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Controlling our Nafs

وَأَمَّا مَنْ خَافَ مَقَامَ رَبِّهِ وَنَهَى النَّفْسَ عَنِ الْهَوَى (79:40) But he who feared to stand before his Lord, and restrained himself from evil desires, فَإِنَّ الْجَنَّةَ هِيَ الْمَأْوَى (79:41) most surely his abode shall be Paradise. — Five ways … Continue reading

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Secularism, Liberalism & Islam

Download Full Lecture –  MP3 [Following are a few highlights derived by Ms. Fouzia Arif from the super-amazing Lecture given by Shaykh Kamaluddin at IBA, on 18th December 2010] Secularism refers to taking religion out of the state, society and … Continue reading

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Cartoons on Facebook – So what is your “reaction”?

وَإِنَّكَ لَعَلى خُلُقٍ عَظِيمٍ (68:4) and you are certainly on the most exalted standard of moral excellence. [Inspired by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed’s talks, one of which was aired on on Thursday, May 20, 2010 – This is not an … Continue reading

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Power of Intention

Listen to the original lecture Hadith: From the Amir al-Muminin Abu Hafsa ‘Umar ibn al-Khattab, radiya’llahu ‘anhu, that he said, “I heard the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, saying, ‘Actions are only by intentions, … Continue reading

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