Category Archives: CII talks

Turning to Allah swt

(Rough notes of a talk by Hadhrat Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmad on 4th December CII Broadcast) We need to learn how to turn to Allah when we are feeling down, when we are depressed. Oh broken hearted person, only in the remembrance … Continue reading

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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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How does someone know he has reached Wilayat

Q: How does someone know he has reached Wilayat? A(Mafhoom): Well, theres no clear moment in which a person will be able to discern that they have reached Wilayat. And many times, i think, Wilayat is something that overcomes a … Continue reading

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7 Steps to do in Sha’ban to Maximize benefit of Ramadan

[Following are rough notes of talk delivered by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on CII on 28th June’2012. It gives a list of 7 practical and spiritual things to do in Sha’ban to prepare ourselves for a life-changing Ramadan] Ramadan is the … Continue reading

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Maintaining the Ramadan Momentum

[These are the rough notes of Cii talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed on thursday, 13th September, 2012] Always be thinking and remembering Allah swt. If we don’t follow this commandment then we will find ourselves losing the momentum of Ramadan. … 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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Living the Spirit of Hajj

[These are the rough notes of Cii talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on Thursday, 20th September, 2012] Alhamdulillah,  a lot of people either know people who are going for Hajj and are asking for duas; while the people who … 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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Concept of Asma-ul-Husna

[Following are highlights of a CII tazkiya talk delivered on 08-04-2010 by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db on, ‘The Concept of Asma-ul-Husna – the 99 Names of Allah swt” ] Tazkya Talk Flyer ->  [To listen to Shaykh’s Tazkya Talk every Thursday 10:10pm pst [Click … Continue reading

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Is it Nifaaq if I find myself weak in trusting Allah swt

Q: Shaykh mentioned different types of Nifaaq last week – I find myself weak in tawakkul-‘alallah trusting in Allah swt; could this mean that I have nifaaq in my heart? Gist of the Answer: If a person finds that theres any … Continue reading

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