Shaykh Ali Hammuda

Shaykh Ali Ihsan Hammuda is Islam21c's Tarbiya Editor. A UK national of Palestinian origin, he gained bachelor's and Masters degrees in Architecture & Planning from the University of the West of England, before achieving a BA in Shari'ah from al-Azhar University in Egypt. Shaykh Ali is the author of several books including The Daily Revivals, The Ten Lanterns, and The Friday Reminder. He delivers sermons, lectures, and regular classes across the country. He is currently based in Wales and is a visiting Imām at al-Manar Centre in Cardiff, and also a senior researcher and lecturer for the Muslim Research & Development Foundation in London.
201 Articles

How Do YOU React To Hardship & Ease?

23 Min Read

There are four distinct categories of people in times of ease and hardship. Which of the four do you fit in?

One God Many Names | Al-Samīʿ (The Ever Hearing) and Al-Baṣir (The Ever Seeing)

47 Min Read

When hearts are devoid of Al-Samīʿ and Al-Baṣir, the pursuit for comfort becomes one of lifelong toil and despair.

Bring a Project into your Marriage

24 Min Read

May this be the beginning of something great for you and your spouse.

One God Many Names | Al-Barr (The Ever Doer of Good)

51 Min Read

"You can read all the theories you want, you can take every medicine on the shelf, you can try knocking on every door and visit every avenue in search for this gem called happiness and peace of mind, but you will not find it anywhere except where Allah taught us to find it: the doorstep of worship."

One God Many Names | Al-Dayyān (The Recompensor)

38 Min Read

This majestic name of Allāh has not appeared in the Qur’ān but has in the Sunnah...

One God Many Names | Al-Malik (The King)

46 Min Read

Your degrees, savings, health, splendid appearance, land, and loved ones are all on loan to you and shall soon be returned to their lender – Al-Malik – once your examination through them is complete.

One God Many Names | Al-Ghafūr (The Ever Forgiving)

60 Min Read

Al-Ghafūr’s happiness to have you back is not any ordinary one...

One God Many Names | Al-Wakīl (The Ultimate Trustee)

43 Min Read

Those living a life of reliance upon al-Wakīl live in a paradise on earth that leads to the eternal paradise of tomorrow.

One God Many Names | Al-Jabbār (The Ever Restorer)

42 Min Read

He is the One who restores losses, repairs the broken, carries the burdened and desires that humanity remedies their pains through Him.

One God Many Names | Al-Shāfi (The Healer)

45 Min Read

Al-Shāfi is He who does not require a prior appointment, nor are the ailing expected to pay a fee or even to wait in a queue.