Category Archives: Purification of the Heart

Change my dead Heart

Lyrics of the Poem[Munajaat], “Change my dead heart”   Wash all the filth away and change my dead heart Wash all the filth away and change my dead heart Make me alive again, give me a fresh start Wash all the filth away and change my dead heart Make me alive again, … Continue reading

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Understanding the Three Types of Nafs

CII talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed. 18-11-10 [Question 1 of 3] Q1: Can you please explain the different types of nafs, nafs-e-ammara, nafs-e-lawwama and nafs-e-mutmainna. A: In the Quran-e-Kareem the word nafs is used in two ways. 1. First way that the wordnafs is … 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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Being an Ameen

إِنَّا عَرَضْنَا الْأَمَانَةَ عَلَى السَّمَوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَالْجِبَالِ فَأَبَيْنَ أَنْ يَحْمِلْنَهَا وَأَشْفَقْنَ مِنْهَا وَحَمَلَهَا الْإِنْسَانُ إِنَّهُ كَانَ ظَلُومًا جَهُولً [33:72] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ [37:180-182] All of these bounties and blessings have … Continue reading

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On Curing Hasad

وَمِن شَرِّ حَاسِدٍ إِذَا حَسَدَ [113:5] سُبْحَانَ رَبِّكَ رَبِّ الْعِزَّةِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ وَسَلَامٌ عَلَى الْمُرْسَلِينَ وَالْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ The Deen of Islam has also mentioned very important thing which is haqooq-ul-ibad which is the rights and responsibilities that we … Continue reading

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How to identify a Qalb-un-Saleem

Q: How can I identify that I have a Qalb-e-Saleem? A person can identify that in several ways: Firstly: In our Outward life – that it is according to the Qur’an, Sunnah & Shariah A person whose outward life is … Continue reading

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