Qur’an and Queer Identified People

Qur’an and Queer Identified People Mukhannathun, Feminine Men, Intersex People & Homosexuality Bismillah ir-Rahman ir-Rahim With the Divine Qualities of All-Embracing Mercy and Compassion As Queer people who identify as Muslim and who practice Islam, we are constantly asked to justify our sexualities or gender identities. As Muslims who feel attraction to genders considered as …

Tafakkur

This Tafakkur (meditation) is part of our monthly Zikr practice Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim x3 Allahumma sali ‘alayaa x3 Oh Allah, Send your Blessings on me Allahumma sali ‘ala rifqati x3 Oh Allah, Send your Blessings on my friend Allahumma sali ‘ala man ‘arif x3 Oh Allah, Send your Blessings on those whom I know Allahumma …

Dua e Kumayl Excerpt

Du’a-e Kumeyl Supplication of Kumeyl HU DOST Du’a is an islamic meditative practice which uses the mind and tongue at the same time. Within Islam du’a is a primary practice of aligning the self with the Divine will. The Muslim negates their own desires and supplicates for Divine will alone to guide their life. Du’a …

Du’a for Protection by Imam Zaynul Abidin (AS)

أللَّهُمَّ صَلِّ عَلَى مُحَمَّد وَآلِ مُحَمَّد وَأَبْدِلْنِي مِنْ بِغْضَةِ أَهْلِ الشَّنَئانِ الْمَحَبَّةَ وَمِنْ حَسَدِ أَهْلِ الْبَغْيِ الْمَوَدَّةَ وَمِنْ ظِنَّةِ أَهْلِ الصَّلاَحِ الثِّقَةَ وَمِنْ عَدَاوَةِ الأَدْنَيْنَ الْوَلايَةَ وَمِنْ عُقُوقِ ذَوِي الأَرْحَامِ الْمَبَرَّةَ ومِنْ خِـذْلانِ الأَقْرَبِينَ النُّصْـرَةَ وَمِنْ حُبِّ الْمُدَارِينَ تَصْحيحَ الْمِقَةِ وَمِنْ رَدِّ الْمُلاَبِسِينَ َكَرَمَ الْعِشْرَةِ وَمِنْ مَرَارَةِ خَوْفِ الظَّالِمِينَ حَلاَوَةَ الأَمَنَةِ Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim Allahumma …

Nikah

This weekend it was our honour, responsibility and pleasure to sanctify the marriage of Michael Sinan Amir Aslanes and Mikael Costa at New Unity. This was a powerful moment for Queer people of faith, in a world that divides our identities, separating our sexualities, sex and gender expressions from our faiths, families, communities and cultures, a small intimate Islamic marriage …

Eco – Halal

ECO-HALAL Ijtihad Series, London Queer Muslims from Aashiqa Dahlia Let us begin with this beautiful Du’a: In the name of The Divine, Infinite Compassion, Infinite Mercy All praise is only forThe Divine, the Sustainer and Protector of all the worlds. Wherever we turn, be it inside of ourselves, toward that which lies directly in our …

Du’a Makarimul Akhlaq

دُعَاؤُهُ فِي مَكَارِمِ الْأَخْلَاقِ Supplication of Honourable Morals audio HU DOST This Du'a is number 20 of the fourth Shi'i Imam Zeyn-ul Abidin's "Al-­Saheefat Al­-Sajjadiyyah" (the scripture of Imam Sajaad). Imam Zeyn-ul Abidin - also known as "Imam Sajaad" - was the son of Imam Hussain and Shahrbanu and was known for his quiet and …