Lecture: The Qur'an: God's Banquet - Shaykh Hamza Yusuf Podcast S2-E09

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Lecture Details

Event Date4/10/2021
Event LocationBerkeley California
Event DescriptionAs Ramadan approaches us once again, we're blessed with another opportunity to respond to God's great invitation, drawing near to Him through our worship and remembrance. In this special episode, Shaykh Hamza discusses the secrets of this extraordinary month and the centrality of the Qur'an as God's banquet for the believers, where the guest never leaves unsatiated and the Host never disappoints. About the Sacred Text Messages podcast: In this age of material excess and spiritual privation, grounding ourselves in divine guidance has never been more critical. The Sacred Text Messages podcast with Hamza Yusuf provides an antidote to the modern madness by reconnecting us with God and His Messenger ?. Listen to timeless wisdoms from sacred sources and rediscover Truth, Goodness, and Beauty. Published 4/10/2020 Copyright Sandala, Inc Sacred Text Messages Podcast: https://bit.ly/3wyVagD

Event Transcripts


SHY Book Recommendations made at this Event

Quotes Made at this Event

A Study of History - Note: Admits that Ibn Khaldoon is his major influence
A Study of History - Note: Mentioned in the "Special Address" Speech
A Study of History - "He quoted Arnold Toynbee: That any civilization on its way out, begins to use profanities." -Shaikh Hamza Quoting from the book
A Study of History - "Toynbee - Any civilization on the way out, they move to profanities. And the upperclass will begin to talk like the commoners." -Shaikh Hamza Quoting from the book
A Study of History - "

The only person who I know,who ever read the whole thing (unabridged) is Dr. Umar Farooq.  I myself only read the abridged version, I did read it several times.

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
A Study of History - "

Recommends "Islam and the West", which is a chapter in the book "A study of History"

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf