November 2007

In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful

Reviving the Islamic Spirit (click below for an outdated trailer)


Reviving the Islamic Spirit 2007 — Family Matters: The Basis of Civil Society

Convention: December 28 – 30, 2007

Knowledge Retreat: December 23 – 27, 2007


  • Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah
  • Dr. Tareq Suwaidan
  • Shaykh Hamza Yusuf
  • Imam Warith Deen Mohammed
  • Imam Zaid Shakir
  • Dr. Jamal Badawi
  • Dr. Abdal Hakim Jackson
  • Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui
  • Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari
  • Dr. Umar Faruq Abd-Allah
  • Shaykh Abu Aaliyah Surkheel Sharif
  • Dr. Abdal Hakim Murad
  • Shaykh Yasir Qadhi
  • Dr. Jamillah Karim
  • Pamela Paul
  • Qari Sheikh Abdelkarim Edghouch



In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful


In his seminal work Ihya’ `Ulum ad-Din (‘The Revivification of the Religious Sciences’), Imam al-Ghazali discusses the spiritual subtleties of ritual devotion. Much of his insight has been compiled and translated in Inner Dimensions of Islamic Worship, whence the following is extracted:

The Prayer