This video commences with an introduction by shaykh Yasir Qadhi on one of the greatest poets of Islam – Sayyid Ush Shu’araa Ul Mu’mineen – Hassan Ibn Thabit RA. He belonged to the Banu Najjar of the Khazraj tribe. He was from an elite household and was well versed in poetry since his childhood. He … Read more
The Fiqh Of Poetry
Poetry – Ummah of One by Ammar Alshukry
Until I See You by Ammar Al Shukry
Ammar Al-Shukry visits Al-Madinah Community Center in Toledo to do a performance for the Grand Opening.
Mufti Menk mentions about the reasons of revelations of Surah Furqan, Surah Ankabut, Surah Ash Shuara and Surah Al-Qasas. The occasions being questioning of disbelievers about the prophet hood in the form of human being, good/bad company, qualities of the true worshippers of the Most Merciful, disbelievers questioning about Quran not coming down all at once, … Read more
Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves into the story behind the conversion to Islam of one of the most illustrious poet of the time – Ka’b ibn Zuhayr who was the son of Zuhayr ibn Abi Salma. Zuhayr was a celebrated poet himself having written the seven hanging poems. He had died before the advent of Islam … Read more