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Ghauth ul-A’zam Shaykh Syed Abdul Qadir al-Jilani (may Allah be pleased with him)

The Crown of the Saints (the Sultan of the Awliya of Allah), Syeduna Shaykha Abdul Qadir al-Jilani (may Allah be pleased with him) is a descended from the family of the Blessed Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) both from Hadrat Husayn and Hadrat Husan radiallahu anhuma. His status in the Ummah is unquestionable and ...

Brief Introduction of Shaykh Abdul Qadir Jilani (May Allah be pleased with him)

August 16, 2003 / Jamad-uth-Thani 1424 Volume 1, Issue 2 (Part 3) His name is Hazrat Abu Muhammad Muhiyuddin Shaykh Abdul Qadir Jilani (may Allah be pleased with him).  He was born in Jilan, Iran on Ramadan 1, 470 Hijri.  He is the founder of the Silsila-e-Qadriya. When Shaykh Abdul Qadir Jilani (may Allah be pleased with him) ...

In the Footsteps of the Beloved (pbuh): A Brief Biography of Hazrat Badshah Mian Qadri(ra)


Without a doubt, Hazrat Badshah Mian Qadri Hazrat Badshah Mian Qadri (rehmatullahi alayhe) was among the ranks of those who lived in this world solely seeking the pleasure of Allah, Most Exalted, and when he left the world, his prominence became well known as a kamil wali of Allah, a champion of truth, and the righteous—a Qutb of Allah. His life and ...

Ongoing Destruction of Prophetic Sites


In an effort to document and publicize the ongoing destruction of the Prophetic heritage, IECRC is creating this page for resources and information. Please publish to your media outlets as well. Articles: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/redevelopment-of-mecca-bulldozers-bear-down-on-site-of-mohameds-birth-9142458.html http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2013/oct/14/as-the-hajj-begins-the-destruction-of-meccas-heritage-continues Videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqFgeYvuyp4&feature=youtu.be Popular Petitions: STOP DEMOLISHING Blessed Islamic Heritage Sites belonging to Our Beloved Prophet (Sall Allāhu 'Alaīyhi wa ālihi wa Sallam) - Restore to their former Pristine ...

The Light of Sight (Tr. of Nur al-Uyun)

Light of Sight

Translation of Nur al-Uyun – A Concise Biography of the Prophet (sallallahu alayhe wasallam) Author's Introduction: Thus said the meticulous research scholar, the imām, shaykh Fat’ĥuddīn Abu’l Fat’ĥ Muĥammad ibn Muĥammad ibn Muĥammad ibn Sayyidi’n Nās al-Yámurīy ar-Rabýiy – may Allāh táālā sanctify his secret: Praise be to Allāh táālā who opens the doors [of Grace] when He is ...

History of the Mawlid / Milad Shareef and its Importance in the Contemporary World


 In the Name of Allah, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful Prayers and Salutations upon the Holy Prophet  Muhammad “Wa dhakkirhum bi ayyamiLlah” i.e. “And remind them [O Beloved sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam] of the Days of Allah” [The Holy Quran, Surah Ibrahim, 14:5] What are the “Days of Allah?” According to Hazrat Maulana Ismail Haqqi rahmatullah alayh in his ...

The Four Imams – fact sheet

IMAM ABU HANIFA (ra) Nu'man bin Thabit ibn Zauti,- well known in Islamic History as 'Imam Abu Hanifa' and 'Imam Azam' - was the son of a Persian merchant.He was born in Kufa, Iraq - in the Year 80 A.H.   His father - Thabit - was privileged to meet Hazrat Ali (ra) who had at the time, ...

Forty Ahadith on “Whosoever…”


Excerpted from Al-Jami` al-Saghir min Hadith al-Bashir al-Nadhir Compiled by: Imam Jalal al-Din al-Suyuti (`alayhi ‘r-Rahmah) Translated by: Muhammad Husayn al-Qadiri Whosoever harms a believer has harmed me, and whosoever harms me has harmed Allah. [Al-Tabarani in Al-Awsat] Whosoever fears Allah, Allah will make everything fear him, and whosoever does not fear Allah, He will make him fear ...

The History of Karbala


A list of lectures, talk shows, and events on Karbala, Muharram, Imam Hussain (radi Allahu anhu) in English and Urdu on the History of Karbala by Dr. Prof. Muhammad Ahmed Qadri  

Video by Syeda Shagufta Ahmed Qadri in English:
Understanding Muharram: Sunni Perspective
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Big Nights and Days of Islam: Dhul Hijjah


In the Name of Allah, The Beneficent, The Merciful Prayers and Peace upon His Noble Messenger   Dhul Hijjah is the 12th and last month of the Islamic lunar calendar. It is one of the four sacred months, the other three being Muharram, Rajab Dhul Qa’dah. Only Rajab is on its own, the other three come together. Dhul ...

Wudu According to Hanafi Fiqh

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Book of Wudu’ (Ablution) Preparations for Prayer – Taharah (Purification) {O ye who believe! When ye rise up for prayer, wash you faces, and your hands up to the elbows, and lightly rub your heads and (wash) your feet up to the ankles. And if ye are unclean, purify yourselves. And if ye are ...

Salat According to Shafii Fiqh

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Book of Salat (Shafi`i) The Five Obligatory Prayers The Messenger of Allah (s) said: “There are five prayers that Allah obligated the slaves to perform. Whoever performs them properly without belittling their obligation, Allah promised to admit him into Paradise. Whoever leaves them out does not have a promise from Allah to enter ...

Big Nights and Days of Islam: Eid


It was narrated from Hazrat Abu Umaamah radi Allaahu ‘anhu: “Whoever spends the nights of the two ‘Eids in praying voluntary night prayers, seeking reward from Allah, his heart will not die on the Day when hearts will die.” [Ibn Majah, Hadeeth #1782] Hazrat Aysha radi Allaahu ‘anhaa related: “God the Exalted showers goodness (khayr) in abundance during ...