Words of Wisdom for Ramadan 
Unsubscribe Web Version
Please enable images to view this content
Email RSS Feed LinkedIn YouTube
Please enable images to view this content

Words of Wisdom for Ramadan

When there are troubles in this world and fitan (trials) like the present moment for many people…when Allah brings your livelihood into question, 'Where is it going to come from?’…makes it less in your life, then He only wants to make a wali (friend of Allah) out of you.


So be steadfast and undaunted in patience and don't be fed up and freak out and be shaken from your good opinion of Allah…Allah is raising by the present jalal whole groups of people and lowering whole groups of other people. The ones whose gaze remains steadfast on the Face of Allah, 'How can I please Allah in my circumstances?' They are the ones Allah is raising. And those who are fed up, estranged, bewildered, and alienated, in doubt, Allah lowers them. Unless they turn back towards Allah and ask the only One who can do anything about it.


And for the ones Allah is raising, a lot of useless and worthless myths and symbols are always left far behind one. When Allah’s jalal comes all the nonsense that we used to think is left behind in a sudden blow and we are faced with the reality of you and Allah and your grave. The very best of any moments you ever spent is the time that you see you can’t do a thing by yourself and that you are in utter need of Allah for anything and for everything…when the servant consigned all of his matters to Allah and was well pleased with Allah.


Everyone can embark on a voyage of discovery after having been freed and thrown overboard a lot of myths and symbols that come with the popular culture and they come dressed up in a vocabulary that makes them respectable but they don't have anything to do with the revelation of Allah and His messenger (Allah bless him and give him peace) and so they are able to leave these behind and find reality.


The American dream is for people who are asleep. We ask Allah to make these days the best days of our lives and the days of harvest of our spiritual endeavour and aspiration with Allah…and we believe that everything is of His generosity but we just have to understand how it works.

Sheikh Nuh Ha Mim Keller, “Kitab al-Tanwir” (Latifiyya dars, Zawiya of Abul Hasan al-Shadhili, Amman, Jordan, March 24, 2020). Reprinted with permission.



What CIFE and ACIFE Graduates Say...

"The course is brilliant."
Mufti Faraz Adam, UK

"Ethica’s CIFE has already opened doors for me..."
Boyd Ruff
CIFE Graduate, Esq., USA

"Ethica's tutorials are an absolute game changer. Through excellent examples they explain how Islamic banking gets done inside an Islamic bank."
Waqas Zafar
Senior Associate, KPMG Advisory, UAE

"I have taken many training programs throughout my career, but this was by far the most educational, engaging, and enjoyable!"
Najeem TC
Analyst, ADCB, UAE

Read more testimonials (here)


Haven't Experienced Ethica's Award-Winning Training Yet?

Training Video

Play a video from Ethica’s award-winning CIFE program

CIFE & ACIFE graduates have likened the knowledge gained from Ethica’s certification to actually working inside an Islamic bank. Ethica puts you ahead of the curve by training you in the practical aspects of Islamic banking without overwhelming you with theory. Play one of our videos (click here) to experience the quality and depth of our training.


Download Ethica's Handbook of Islamic Finance

Training Video

700+ Pages of Premium Content Free...

- Mufti Taqi Usmani’s “Introduction to Islamic Finance”
- Sample Islamic finance contracts
- Recommended reading lists
- 1,000+ Islamic finance Q&As

Download Now


About Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance

Certificate

Couriered to your doorstep at no extra charge, your framed certificate will handsomely adorn your office or study for years to come. Custom-mounted and framed by hand, this beautiful certificate was designed by classically-trained Islamic artists and third-party accredited to comply with AAOIFI, the world’s leading Islamic finance standard.

Ethica is trusted by more professionals for Islamic finance certification. The Institute has trained over 15,000 paying professionals in 160 financial institutions across 65 countries, winning numerous industry awards. Ethica’s Certified Islamic Finance Executive™ (CIFE™) is a globally recognized certificate accredited to comply with AAOIFI, the world's leading Islamic finance standard, and NASBA, the world’s leading Continuing Professional Education (CPE) standard. Ethica also offers Advanced CIFE™ (ACIFE™) certificates in Financial Analysis and Accounting. The award-winning certificates are delivered online or live at the bank.

Ethica's Awards in 2019

Islamic Finance Education Provider of the Year — International (ACQ5 Global Awards UK)

Best Islamic Finance Education Provider — MENA (Global Banking and Finance Review UK)

Islamic Finance Training Provider of the Year (Corporate LiveWire Global Awards UK)

Best Islamic Finance Program Online — Global (Global Business Outlook Awards UK)

Leading Global Educators in Islamic Finance (UAE Business Awards, MEA Markets UK)

Best in Islamic Finance Certifications (GCC Enterprise Awards, MEA Markets UK)

Best Islamic Finance Certification Provider — US (International Finance Magazine UK)

Islamic Finance Advisory Firm of the Year (Finance Monthly Magazine Global Awards)

Courses and Trainings — Global (Finance Monthly Magazine Global Awards)

Courses & Trainings — Adviser of the Year UAE (Finance Monthly Magazine Global Awards)

UAE Enterprise 100 (AI Global UK)

Islamic Financial Services (International Advisory Experts UK)

Leading Islamic Finance Training Services Provider — UAE (AI Global UK)

Sustained Excellence in Islamic Finance Training Solutions — UAE (Global Business Insight Awards UK)

Best Islamic Finance Certification Provider — UAE (International Business Magazine Dubai)

Finance Training CEO of the Year — Middle East (Global CEO Excellence Awards, CEO Monthly Magazine)

Best Islamic Finance Certification Specialists — Middle East (Global CEO Excellence Awards, CEO Monthly Magazine)

Gamechanger of the Year — International (ACQ5 Global Awards UK)

Niche Training Services Provider of the Year — International (ACQ5 Global Awards UK)



Our Learners and Clients Come From…


© 2020 Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance

2035 Sunset Lake Rd. Newark, DE 19702 United States