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Ep 57 Growing Pains and Purpose - Chafik Ziadeh

A promise from 10 years ago reunites me with a former student Chafik Ziadeh. Chafik works in education today and we discuss Muslim youth in America, finding purpose and a healthy identity through all the growing pains. Support this Podcast Get personal, spiritual and relationship support!


Ep: 56 Religious or Spiritual? - Imam Jamaal Diwan

"I'm not religious, I'm spiritual!" What does this mean exactly? Is the distinction real or a result of a personal experience? Imam Jamaal Diwan, co-founder, and instructor at 'The Majlis' in Orange California joins me to discuss these questions and the heart as an organ of perception in Islam. Sponsor this Podcast The Majlis Web HeartMath Institute


Ep 55 Exotic To Erotic - Michael Gasparro

Michael Gasparro is a therapist and advocate for men with same-sex attraction that are not being heard or supported by the LGBTQ movement and circles of the professional psychological community. Websites FREE TO LOVE - documentary Support his Podcast


Ep 54 What Some Muslim Families Get Wrong - Noha Alshugairi

Noha is a licensed family and marriage therapist and shares great tips to improve family relations and communication (regardless of age) between parents and their children. Noha's Services Parenting Book Support this Podcast


Ep: 53 Untangling Trauma and Finding Meaning - Dr. Omar Reda

Dr. Omar shares with me his own amazing trauma story and how he found meaning, purpose, and healing as a person. Today he helps others untangle their trauma through community healing and therapy. Support Untangled Project Support this PODCAST Get Support and Guidance at NOOR HC


Ep: 52 Noor Humans - Meet the Team

Meet the growing Noor HC team and learn more about their passion and service. Noor HC was founded by Karim Serageldin nearly 10 years ago to serve the unique personal, relationship and family needs of Muslims in the west. Think Brilliant. Feel Brighter. Do Better. Visite Noor HC and Get Custom Support Today Support this podcast. Why not?


Ep: 51 Story of Adam and Human Nature - Mohamed Serageldin

Insights of human nature extracted from the Quran regarding the story of Adam. Mohamed Serageldin is a Quran teacher and Imam in Egypt and Gambia and a co-founder of Basmallah Beads, Arabicsquare, and Zawiya in Cairo. GREAT GIFT Ideas at Basamallah


Ep: 50 Be Healthy and Happy - Dr. Zeeshan Tayeb

Dr. Zeeshan, a physician and member of Celebrate Mercy shares tips for healthier living, strengthening the soul and tells us more about Celebrate Mercy mission to exemplify the prophetic light, love and mercy to the world. Ramadan Reflections by Celebrate Mercy Support Celebrate Mercy Get Islamic Counseling Support this Podcast


Ep: 49 Opioid Epidemic - Dr. Ahmed Zaafran

Get Custom Support Now The opioid and benzo epidemic is real! Dr. Ahmed shares with me the stats and struggle that many Americans face with medication dependence and the lack of resources to taper patients off meds after their treatment. Dr. Ahmed and his team founded Lucid Lane to solve this problem with health and recovery coaches, therapists, mindfulness experts and CBT specialists, all dedicated to provide comprehensive care that is proactive and...


Ep: 48 Why Are You Atheist? - Andreas H. Tzortzis

Why are people atheist? Andreas Hamza discusses with me his recent book, The Divine Reality, and provides guidance and knowledge to understand and reconcile the atheist worldview. Become a patron today and get exclusive content access like video interviews of my guests! Check out Andreas Book and Website Work with Karim


Ep: 47 Dr. Mohamed Ghilan - Consciousness is Spirit

Are the terms consciousness and mind modern ways of referring to the spirit? Can we ever verify if the spirit/soul exists via science? How do first principles in our worldview influence our access to the truth of reality? Dr. Mohamed Ghilan and I unpack many dense themes in this deep discussion. Support our Podcasts Now! Join Ghilan's Live Book Club + More


Ep: 46- Latin American Warrior - Zainab Ismail

Zainab, a Puerto Rican convert from New York, travels to aid and support Muslim converts in Latin America. She has a passion for providing care and education for convert sisters. We discuss themes of religious abuse, lack of religious and personal resources and what her team is doing about it! Support this podcast now! Learn more about Zainab Project Follow Zainab and Support Her Adventures...


Ep: 45 Coffee With My Wife - Journey of Feminism and Islam

My lovely wife joins me for a coffee in honor of Women's month to discuss her journey through family, feminism and Islam. Born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and discovering Islam in an unexpected way at an unprecedented time for Muslims in the world. This and more intimate ideas and gems with the woman "behind" the scene of Coffee with Karim. Support this Podcast NOW! WORK with KARIM TODAY!


Ep: 44 - Gender, Sex & Identity

Famous tennis player, Martina Navratilova, says "transgender women are cheating" when they compete in women's leagues. Martina, herself a lesbian, felt the "tyranny" from lgbtq and major heat for voicing her opinions. I WANT MY GENDER BACK documentary REFERENCES


Ep: 43 Approaching Islamic Psychology - Dr. Abdallah Rothman

Dr. Abdallah joins me again to approach theory and practice of Islamic psychology. AN intro to how it works and what principles can help believers find more peace and flow through life challenges. Los Angeles Area Conference on Islamic Psychology (Feb 8-11, 2019) International Association of Islamic Psychology Support CwK Podcast


NY 2019! - Tools to Maximize Time and Productivity

*Time is something you can't get back or buy more of. *Know yourself as a creature in need and reduce your pain in life. FIRST EPISODE OF 2019! TUNE IN NOW! 99 Names Support this podcast! CwK website Work with Karim


Ep: 42 - Islamic Medicine - Hakim Archuletta

Hakim Archuletta shares his wisdom on 'Islam as a medicine'. Sidi Hakim starts by telling us about his personal and professional journey to Islam and how he became a healer and teacher of natural medicine. He shares ideas and tips to improve health and spiritual traditions and homeopathy. He has over 30 years of experience as a homeopath, educator and counselor in the U.S.A. and internationally. Work with Hakim Keep this Podcast Brewing!...


Ep: 41 - Reminder to Remember- Mohamed Serageldin

Mohamed Serageldin joins me to discuss conscious remembrance of the Divine, known in Islam as Dhikra. We learn more about his journey to Egypt and the path he took after leaving a corporate job. He shares about his work to help people learn Arabic (Arabic Square) and his company Basmala Beads that provides uniquely crafted prayer bead collections. Please support dhikra of Allah today at Kickstarter! (ends 01/03/18) Get some...


Ep: 40 - Trauma and Mindfulness - Sarwang Parikh

Sarwang Parikh joins me with some Chai to teach us more about the nature of trauma. We learn about his upbringing, Indian culture, the Vedic tradition and his therapeutic specialties. He is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California and works with Seeds of Awareness. Sarwang incorporates mindfulness meditation in his work and provides a short exercise in the show. Sarwang's Work Support this Podcast Work...


Ep: 39 - Pornography Addiction and Recovery

In episode 39 Karim shares insights on pornography addiction in the Muslim community and the theme of intimacy and attachments disorders. What you will learn: 1) Definition of porn addicts and what they do. 2) Possible causes for porn addiction. 3) Why making Tauba (repentance) is not always enough. 4) Why intimacy and attachment disorders may be common cause. 5) Demystification of the value of pornography. Support this podcast for as little as $1/month at: