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Lessons, lectures, and reminders on Islam from reliable scholars.

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English


Episodes

52 – The Older Brother’s Right

9/13/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus discusses the principle of upholding the rights of the older sibling from the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “an older brother’s right over his siblings is like the father’s right over his […] The post 52 – The Older Brother’s Right appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:05:06


51 – Paradise Lies Beneath the Feet of Mothers

9/6/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the importance of honouring and being good to one’s parents and especially the mother from the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “paradise lies beneath the feet of mothers”. He explains what […] The post 51 – Paradise Lies Beneath the Feet of Mothers appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:11:06


50 – Three Types of People

8/25/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus points out three types of people that will not enter paradise as has come to us from the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “three types of people will not enter paradise: an […] The post 50 – Three Types of People appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:07


49 – Keeping Brotherly Love Pure

8/12/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) of keeping brotherly love pure. Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “three practices will keep sincere your brother’s love for you: greeting him when you see him, making room for him […] The post 49 – Keeping Brotherly Love Pure appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:11:46


48 – Seeking Treatment

7/26/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) to seek out treatment for diseases. Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “seek out remedies for your ailments, oh servants of Allah, for Allah has not created a disease without creating […] The post 48 – Seeking Treatment appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:07


47 – Humility and What It Alleviates

7/11/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the virtue and character of humility from the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Shaykh Yahya relates that the Messenger of God (peace be upon him) said: “practice humility until no one oppresses or belittles another”. He reflects that this teaching is one that is for […] The post 47 – Humility and What It Alleviates appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:11:51


46 – Staying Clean as Best We Can

6/11/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus relates from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “stay clean as best you can, for Allah established Islam upon cleanliness”. Shaykh Yahya expalins that the Prophet’s (peace and blessings be upon him) call to stay clean as best as we can is both outwardly and inwardly. He innumerates […] The post 46 – Staying Clean as Best We Can appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:09:49


45 – Exchanging Gifts and Shaking Hands

6/1/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus relates from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “exchange gifts and mutual love arises, and shake hands and enmity will fall away”. Shaykh Yahya highlights that the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) is teaching us about the importance of relationships, and the things to do […] The post 45 – Exchanging Gifts and Shaking Hands appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:50


44 – The Preeminence of Knowledge Over Worship

5/24/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus relates from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “to acquire some useful knowledge is a greater merit than to preform a hundred devotional prayers voluntarily”. He also relates other similar teachings from theProphet Muhammad (peace be upon him), that convey the precedence of knowledge over voluntary worship. […] The post 44 – The Preeminence of Knowledge Over Worship appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:31


43 – The Blessing of Food

5/17/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus relates from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “the blessing of food is in washing before and after the meal”. Shaykh Yahya highlights the concept of baraka (blessing), and that the sunna of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is filled with baraka. He points out that […] The post 43 – The Blessing of Food appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:09:43


42 – Modesty

5/10/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the central virtue of modesty, which the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) highly emphasized and encouraged. He narrates from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “modesty is part of faith and fosters only goodness”. Shaykh Yahya explains that modesty is a broken-like state […] The post 42 – Modesty appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:12:26


41 – Perfecting Our Tasks

5/4/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the teaching of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) of perfecting any task that one performs. He from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that he said: “God loves a servant who when preforming a task, that they perfect it”. Shaykh Yahya clarifies that this teaching pertains to every […] The post 41 – Perfecting Our Tasks appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:11:26


40 – Avoiding Cupidity

4/6/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus cautions from having the quality of cupidity (tama’), which is extreme greed for material wealth. He highlights the narration of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), “avoid cupidity for it is instant poverty”. Shaykh Yahya explains what cupidity (tama’) is and its centrality in the discussion of purifying the heart of blameworthy […] The post 40 – Avoiding Cupidity appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:09:44


39 – Beware of Suspicion

3/27/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus cautions from being suspicious in others. He highlights the narration of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) that “beware of suspicion for it is the most deceitful of speech”. Shaykh Yahya explains what suspicion (dhann) is and its destructive nature both personally and socially. Conversely, Shaykh Yahya encourages us to hold good opinion of others […] The post 39 – Beware of Suspicion appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:17


38 – Giving Charity to Relatives

3/21/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the great virtue of giving charity to relatives as it is “charity twice over” as is narrated by Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). He encourages us to give daily in charity, even it is little, but to stay consistent. More specifically he explains how charity given to relatives […] The post 38 – Giving Charity to Relatives appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:36


37 – The Servants Allah Loves Most

3/14/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus narrates that the most beloved servants to Allah are those most sincere with Allah’s servants. Shaykh Yahya explains that Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) informed us that there are people more beloved to Allah Most High then others, and that we should be keen to follow the path to become […] The post 37 – The Servants Allah Loves Most appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:09:03


36 – Allah Is Beautiful and Loves Beauty

3/6/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the concept of beauty in Islam. Shaykh Yahya relates the tradition from Prophet Muhammad that “Allah is Beautiful and loves beauty”. He explains how this beauty not only applies to our outward appearance, but how we can adorn our hearts and inward. Shaykh Yahya also links the striving for beauty […] The post 36 – Allah Is Beautiful and Loves Beauty appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:32


35 – Allah’s Gaze and Your Heart

3/1/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus highlights the reality that Allah does not gaze upon physical bodies and wealth, rather He gazes upon hearts and deeds. Shaykh Yahya explains that the most important thing we should be preoccupied with purifying our hearts since it is the locus of Allah’s gaze. It has been related from Prophet Muhammad that […] The post 35 – Allah’s Gaze and Your Heart appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:10:30


34 – The Qur’an and Your Heart

2/20/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus explains how the heart that does not have any portion of the Qur’an is like a ruined house, as is related by the Prophet Muhammad. Conversely, he tells us that the Qur’an is like a spring to the heart which brings it to life and allows it to blossom and flourish. Shaykh […] The post 34 – The Qur’an and Your Heart appeared first on SeekersHub Podcast.

Duration: 00:07:06


33 – Trustworthiness and Provision

2/14/2017
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In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus discusses the relationship between trustworthiness or reliability with provision as is taught by the Prophet Muhammad. He narrates that trustworthiness enriches and treachery impoverishes. Shaykh Yahya then explains how trustworthiness is an honorable quality and a necessary trait of the prophets. He highlights that trustworthiness is a means for Divine facilitation, increase and assistance. Shaykh […] The post 33 – Trustworthiness and Provision...

Duration: 00:09:23

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