LECTURES

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WORSHIP

Osman Nuri Topbaş
The preservation of belief is possible not with dry information and theory, but by means of deepening in one’s inner world through reflecting upon the...
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Salawat’us-Sharifah

Osman Nuri Topbaş
In the Holy Quran, Allah, glory unto Him, vows by the Prophet’s (pbuh) life. Mentioning his great name next to His Own, the Almighty has...
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Standards from the Stars

Osman Nuri Topbaş
A characteristic unique to him, the Noble Prophet (pbuh) would never store anything worldly, donating instead whatever he had in his hands on the way...
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THE PERSON WHO KNOWS HOW TO ASK A QUESTION

Osman Nuri Topbaş
The calendar year was 630. When the Prophet (pbuh) was conversing with his companions in the Masjid Al Nabawi (Prophet’s Mosque), a stranger appeared in front of the mosque....
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THE ROLE OF THE HEART

Osman Nuri Topbaş
In Islam, iman, that is faith, takes place through the affirmation of the heart and pronouncement of the tongue. What that means is that the true precinct where...
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PRAYER AS A UNIQUE REFUGE

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Prayer, as the most exceptional form of worship, is also the most exceptional form of seeking refuge in Allah. Therefore, when one faces any kind of hardship,...
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SUPEREROGATORY [OPTIONAL] WORSHIP

Osman Nuri Topbaş
Supererogatory worship reinforces the obligatory and is a means for the servant to approach Allah. As part of the nature of being human, it is not possible...
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THE CHILDREN OF THE PROPHET (PBUH)

Osman Nuri Topbaş
The Blessed Prophet (pbuh) had a total of six children with Khadijah; two sons, Qâsım and Abdullah, and four daughters, Zaynab, Ruqayya, Ummu Khulthum and Fâtima. As the Arab custom designated...