How to Know If a Teacher Is Worth Following

Mawlana Shaykh Hisham Kabbani   ·   Sohba/Discourse   ·   Fenton , MI USA   ·   Saturday, Jul 27, 2013

Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani reads from Ibn Qayyim's al-Waabil as-Sayyib:
Dhikrullah can not be defined by words.
Dhikr is a heavenly matter.
Our nearness to Allah swt is according to how much we are remembering Him.
You have to have a teacher, a role model.
You have to be sure your teacher is a good one.
A sign of a bad teacher is when the teacher is heedless from Dhikrullah.
The story of Ibn Qayyim with his teacher Ibn Taymiyya.
Ibn Taymiyyah was making Dhikr all morning.

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