Podcast: Transcending the Matrix

The movie The Matrix, originally released in 1999 at the end of the millennium, was a powerful tour de force of special spiritual significance, unveiling subtle and valuable concepts to common consciousness, and providing a framework with which to understand enlightenment and awakening, particularly with regards to Islamic Spirituality, or Sufism. In a special episode of Soul of Islam Radio, … Read More

Podcast: The Light of Muhammad (saws)

There are many spiritual paths, yet the Abrahamic lineage of prophets is based specifically upon reconnecting humanity to the Divine Presence and Light of God, and to the greatest realization of human potential as spiritual beings of blessed and pure divine light. This noble lineage of prophets from Abraham (as), continuing through his sons Ishmael (as) and Isaac (as), progressively reaching perfection through … Read More

Podcast: The Mission and Message of Jesus

Jesus (as), known as Isa (as) in Arabic, is considered one of the Ulul ‘Azam, one of the 5 Greatest Prophets in Islam, and has a unique place in the hearts of Muslims throughout the world. Jesus (as) is the last of the great Israelite prophets, and the one who immediately precedes and gave good tidings of the Final Messenger, Sayyidina Muhammad (saws), Al-Amin, the Spirit … Read More

The Blessings of the 15th of Shaban (Shabe Barat)

One of the unique benefits of traditional Islamic spirituality is the observance of numerous holy days and nights throughout the Islamic calendar year in which spiritual seekers can take advantage of rare blessings and opportunities for spiritual growth and awakening. One of the holiest and most significant nights of the Islamic calendar is the night of the 15th of Shaban, … Read More