Loving and Living the Quran

What is the difference between self esteem and self confidence and what parents can do to enhance their children's emotional wellbeing

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Category:Family relationships -- posted at: 10:48pm EDT

In this episode we discuss pratical ways of dealing with difficult relationships. We talk about managing small day to day annoyances as well as coping with truly challenging relationships. 

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Category:Quran, Family Relationships, -- posted at: 11:53pm EDT

Introduction to Sura Saba and discussing the first Ruku. Recording of live Quran Study Circle

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Category:Quran Study Circle -- posted at: 10:53pm EDT

Many of us know women who are victims of violence at home, either through their spouse, inlaws and sometimes children. We may not intervene because we are not sure what to do. In this short talk, we discuss the best way to support someone experiencing violence at home 


The last section of Sura Fatir 

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Category:Quran Reflection -- posted at: 10:21pm EDT

What is self control and why is so hard to practice? What are some of the ways we can develop it within ourselves, model it for our children and encourage them towards practicing it as well

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Category:Personal Virtues -- posted at: 9:35pm EDT

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Category:Quran Study Circle -- posted at: 9:15pm EDT

In this short episode, we discuss adjusting to the post parenting years, what is to be expected, and how to cope if you are experiencing challenges

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Category:Family relationships -- posted at: 4:02pm EDT

We explore the strenghts and means we have in resisting the Shaytan

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Category:Quran Reflection -- posted at: 12:38pm EDT

In this episode, we look at Quranic ayat to explore the ways that Shaytan uses to misguide us

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:34pm EDT

Chapter 35 Sura Fatir part 1
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Category:Quran Study Circle -- posted at: 10:17pm EDT

Category:Quran Study Circle -- posted at: 10:07pm EDT

In this episode, we wrap up our discussion on Dua Kumayl. In the last part of the dua, Imam asks for a life based on Khidma (service), so we explore what it means to live a life of service, of purpose and how to find and use your gifts and talents in the service of humanity.

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Category:Dua -- posted at: 5:27pm EDT

In this lecture we explore the concept of humility before Allah swt and humility with people. The Dua itself is an excellent example of how an abd of Allah is to adopt a position of humility and yet have an intimate relationship with His Lord. We then examine what humility looks like and explore practical strategies to cultivate humility within our hearts.

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Category:Personal Virtues -- posted at: 4:49pm EDT

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:39pm EDT

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Category:Dua -- posted at: 7:21pm EDT

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Category:Dua -- posted at: 5:31pm EDT

Transforming ourselves through Dua Kumayl

In this episode, we discuss the concept of Sin and relate to Allah's Mercy and Guidance 

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Category:Dua -- posted at: 6:31pm EDT

Direct download: Transforming_ourselves_through_Dua_Kumayl_Part_2.mp3
Category:Dua -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT

Direct download: Transforming_ourselves_through_Dua_Kumayl_Muharram_1436_Part_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:25pm EDT

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Category:Personal Virtues -- posted at: 1:04am EDT

Direct download: Maaintaining_Family_Relationships_part_1.mp3
Category:Quran, Family Relationships, -- posted at: 12:58pm EDT

Reflections on Sura Qadr and Laylatul Qadr
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Category:Quran Reflection -- posted at: 11:54pm EDT


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