ISLAM as property of all Mankind

The word Islam means “Peace” in Arabic. Islam is the religion that teaches the humanity to live a peaceful life by spreading the love of humanity. Whenever one thinks about any religion of the world, the first thing that comes to mind is that it will be a religion of peace and humanity. Humanity is […]

Destiny : QADR – Ustadh Mahmud Kurkcu

In this lecture, we discuss the matter of destiny. As we all know, Allah already knows what the future holds, He has written all that is going to happen. This is called the concept of ‘Taqdeer’. We, as the servants of Allah must respect the decision of our Lord and pray for what Allah believes […]

Halal Meat

In this lecture, we will discuss about hilal meat and from where we should purchase it. The concept of halal (lawful) meat in Islam is not only confined to the way the animal has been slaughtered. It goes beyond that to include the way it is raised. So, one should buy meat from a trusted Muslim butcher. […]

The prophets before the Prophet Muhammad

In this lecture, we will talk about a number of different topics. In this video, we learn about the prophets who came before our beloved prophet Muhammad. Allah had ordered all the prophets before Muhammad to inform their ummah about the coming of the prophet Muhammad. Ustadh Mahmud Kurkcu Young Muslim Australia 2013 02 15 […]

The Hereafter The Ultimate Destination

In this lecture, we will be discussing the essential concept of Akhirah. As we have been taught by the Quran and Sunnah, the world is the platform to gain good deeds so that we may receive pleasure of Allah and consequently a place in Jannah. The akhira should be given priority over tha Duniya Ustadh […]

Be Grateful to Allah – Ustadh Mahmud Kurkcu

In this lecture, we ponder over the importance of showing gratitude to Allah. Everything that we have in this world is a gift to us by Allah. There is nothing in this world that we own rather it is a borrowing from Allah. Therefore, we must show Him thankfulness for all that He has provided […]

Tawbah – Asking for Repentence

Taubah (repentance) is the regret and sadness which arise in the heart when remembering a sin. For the validity of the taubah, shunning the sin, firmly resolving to abstain from it in future and controlling the nafs when it urges for the sin, are necessary. The meaning of taubah is to return and to return from the far side […]

Dhikar/Zikar

Dhikr meaning “Remembrance” is the devotional act in Islam in which short Duas and prayers are recited repeatedly to remember ALMIGHTY “ALLAH”. Dhikr is a very powerful and simple way to worship ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” when we have a lack of time, which carries many benefits and virtues. ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” says in Holy Quran: “O you who […]

Creation of Mankind

Our beloved “HOLY PROPHET “HAZRAT MUHAMMAD” S.A.W.W (PBUH)” said that ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” said “ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” sent 124,000 Prophets to let you about himself”. ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” created HAZRAT ADAM (A.S), the father of all humans. ALMIGHTY “ALLAH” made human Ashraful-Makhluqat, means the superiors of all creatures. So, we should behave like a superior creature not like […]

Haram is injurious to Health

In this lecture, we will learn about haram food and which food is haram. Muslims are enjoined by their religion to abstain from eating certain foods. This is in the interest of health and cleanliness, and in obedience to ALMIGHTY “ALLAH”. All foods that are haram are injurious to our health. The opposite of Halal […]