Circle- “Do people think that they will be left to say, ‘We believe’ and they will not be tried?”

By Majed Iqbal- The following circle was delivered on the Weekend in a Masjid in Bolton as part of the ‘Ramadhan Series Circles’ Allah Says in Surah Ankabut in the opening Ayaats “Do the people think that they will be left to say, “We believe” and they will not be tried? But we have certainly […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- Ramadhan 2014- It’s “Back to the Future”

By Majed Iqbal- Inshallah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood upon the Prophet (saw) especially on the Day of Jumah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said: “The person who recites eighty times on Friday (the following supplication) immediately after Asr Salah, before […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- 3rd march 1924- A Historic Day

By Majed Iqbal- Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Prophet ﷺ (Allah’s peace and blessings be be upon him), especially on the Day of Jum’ah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said, “The person who recites eighty times on […]

CIRCLE- “Online Presence- Our Youth & Children- ‘Lambs to the slaughter?’”

By Majed Iqbal- The following circle was delivered in a Masjid in Bolton. I was invited to speak about the issues surrounding problems with youth going online.  Yesterday, I came across the Metro newspaper which had ran its frontpage story with the following headline “The girl who could only live online”. It may seem like a story suggesting […]

The London Olympics & Ramadan

By Hamid Choudry- The London 2012 Olympics have now finished. These Games captivated the entire nation…nay, the entire world, for weeks with the collection of the worlds sporting elite, all vying to prove their superiority against fellow competitors. To be remembered as ‘true Olympians’ in winning medals at consecutive games. We will recall Usain Bolt’s performances […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- Lessons from the life of Yunus (AS)

By Majed Iqbal- Inshallah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood upon the Prophet (saw) especially on the Day of Jumah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger (SAW) said: “The person who recites eighty times on Friday (the following supplication) immediately after Asr Salah, before standing […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- “The Rochdale 9”

By Majed Iqbal- Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Prophet ﷺ (Allah’s peace and blessings be be upon him), especially on the Day of Jum’ah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said, “The person who recites eighty times on Friday (the following […]

Al Tawakkul ala Allah (Reliance upon Allah) & Change

 By Majed Iqbal- The last year has witnessed a turbulent change in the Muslim World. Millions took to the streets and rooted out vicious rulers who had stamped their brutal, decades of reign over the people. Indeed it was a courageous effort and inspirational scenes of bravery and resistance. In the process, hundreds and thousands were […]

SEERAH CIRCLE- Prophet Muhammad ﷺ ’s Birth and Forty Years Prior to Prophethood

By Majed Iqbal- The following circle (Halaqah) was delivered in Rochdale as part of the “Project Madinah- Seerah Series”- A 12 week course aimed at breaking down the seerah in a manner which allows the youth of today to appreciate the Life of the Holy Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and the lessons we can connect from […]