Author Archives: Imam Salim Chishti

Ramadan Mubarak!

Wishing all a blessed Ramadan – may it be filled with Allah’s blessings. May your fast be easy and may your spirit be uplifted with prayer and with closeness to Allah (swt).

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29th Shaban Urs Hazrat Sayed Abu Hashim Madani (ra) Hyderabad 1325AH/1907CE

He was the mureed of Muhammad Hassan Jili ul Kalimi and the Murshid of Pir-o-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan, may the peace of Allah (swt) be upon all of them. His dargah is in Hyderabad, India where he taught.

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Entering Ramadan – 1442

Dear brothers and sisters, this coming Monday night Allah will allow us to enter once again into the sacredness and blessedness of Ramadan Kareem insha’allah. This is one of the times of the year when all Muslims are united in … Continue reading

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7 April (CE calendar) Urs of Murshida Vera Corda, 2002CE

Vera Corda [1913-2002] had successful careers in ballet, graphic arts design, nursing, and teaching before beginning her pioneering work in early childhood education and family development. As an artist, she illustrated children’s books with watercolors, designed and silk-screened scarf designs, … Continue reading

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Du’a For Anxiety, Sorrow and Debt

Hadith reported from Abu Dawood (ra) The Messenger of Allah (saw) entered the mosque one day and saw an Ansari a resident of Madinah man there by the name of Abu Umaamah. The Prophet p.b.u.h. asked him: ” O Abu … Continue reading

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