As salaam alaykum!
The next class in the series “Islam From The Heart” with Imam Salim Chishti will be at the Abode of the Message in New Lebanon, NY at 7:15 PM on Monday, April 13, 2015. The classes are free and open to the public. This class will be live streamed. Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org for the streaming URL.
The URL for the audio stream ishttp://myradiostream.com/islamfromtheheart the class will begin at 7:15PM EDT, please adjust that for your local time zone. There will also be a video recording of the class which will be posted when it is up on YouTube, insha’allah.
The topic of this class will be “Inner meanings of Salat”
The class series concentrates on Islamic Sufism and subjects we hope to cover:
- Sira (biography) of Prophet Muhammad (saw)
- Early revelations and stories of the beginning of Islam and Sufism
- Inner meanings of the five pillars
- Softening of the heart (bringing closer to Allah (swt))
- Angels – especially Jibril and Michael
- Sufi practices
- Prayer (darood, du’a and Salat)
The classes will be videotaped and live streamed, insha’allah. Each class will also have a short dhikr ullah, sohbet and, afterwards, tea at the Abode dinning room.
If you have questions please direct them here as a comment so that everyone can benefit from the answer.