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Tranquility in the Life of Prophet Muhammad ...

What do we know of tranquility in the life of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him? The person who is halim is a person who in the face of tribulation, whether it is a person or whether it is a circumstance, they do not lose their cool. They do not become perturbed, and this is …

Your Life Is Your Loan from Allah ...

How is your life a loan from Allah? Sheikh Hamza Yusuf explains in this video the meaning of the word deen. What does deen mean? The Arabic word comes from a root word dana which means to discipline. It has the meaning to consider guilty, (idana) is when somebody is guilty of something. It also …

The Beauty of Allah's Creation

How often do you contemplate on the beauty of Allah’s creation? In this video, Sheikh Hamza Yusuf reflects on this matter. He starts by reminding us of the four elements we are composed of, which are earth, water, fire and air. Then there is a fifth element, which is the soul. This spiritual essence permeates …

People Have Different Levels of Understanding ...

Always keep in mind that people have different levels of understanding, because of their background, education, and other factors. In this brief reminder, Sheikh Hamza Yusuf cites several examples from the time of the Prophet, peace be upon him, and reflects on our current times. The Prophet, peace be upon him, during his early period, …

Just Sit Back and Relax: You're in Good Hands

You are in good hands. Do you trust Allah? There is a Hadith Allah afflicts people He loves just to hear them call on Him. Subhan Allah. It’s only for a short time, if you just keep it in perspective. It’s just like the dentist, he said this is only going to hurt for a …

The Sunnah of Makkah, Ethiopia & Madinah

How is the Sunnah of Makkah different from that of Madinah? And what are the lessons from the time early Muslims spent in Ethiopia? In this video, Sheikh Hamza Yusuf reminds us that we have three Sunan from our Prophet, peace be upon him. The time of powerlessness in Makkah, which is not abrogated, but …



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