Category Archives: Purification of the Heart

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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Sulook

[These are rough notes of a CII talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on 18th April, 2013] Sulook means a path of journey. In spiritual development we are on a journey. It gives a lot of hope because travelling doesn’t … Continue reading

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Controlling Anger; a unique attribute

 وَالْكَاظِمِينَ الْغَيْظَ وَالْعَافِينَ عَنِ النَّاسِ ۗ وَاللَّـهُ يُحِبُّ الْمُحْسِنِينَ and who restrain anger and who pardon the people – and Allah loves the doers of good; [Al-Imran 3:134] Ta’leem and Tarbiyyah- these two things used to go hand in hand. In fact, … Continue reading

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Retaining the Blessings of Sohbah

[Following are some rough notes that were taken during the CII Tazkiya Talk by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on 29th March, 2012. NOT a transcription] قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَنْ زَكَّاهَا وَقَدْ خَابَ مَنْ دَسَّاهَا [Surah Al-Shams 91:9-10] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ … Continue reading

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On Wuqoof-e-Qalbi(Vigilance of the heart)

[Following has been inspired from an awesome talk by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db explaining ‘Wuqoof-e-Qalb’i given in Chicago, US on 01-11-2003. It is a small excerpt from the talk, not a word-word transcription] وَالَّذِينَ جَاهَدُوا فِينَا لَنَهْدِيَنَّهُمْ سُبُلَنَا وَإِنَّ اللَّهَ … Continue reading

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Looking a non-mahram – Major or Minor sin?

Q: Shaykh last time you spoke about vision that eyes are the windows to the heart, now when a person’s sight falls on a women unintentionally or intentionally would this be regarded as a minor sin or a major sin … Continue reading

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Ujub, Kibr & Takabbur

There are three things: 1. Ujub 2. Kibr 3. Takabbur All three are different things. Where will you find the definition of these things in the books of Fiqh? There is another science altogether that will teach you what these things are. Ujub … Continue reading

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