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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Minding our own business

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Minding our own business

As people in Tariqah, we have to keep our noses out of other people’s business, lives and the conditions of their homes. These matters are not matters for our concern. They are other people’s matters, and other people’s matters are the matters of other people. If one...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Men and Women of Allah (ﷻ)

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Men and Women of Allah (ﷻ)

Sometimes, because of circumstances, many individuals are pushed into positions of religious leadership. Occasionally this is the wish of their parents, and at other times, it is their own doings. It appears, just from a very casual assessment of many of the products...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Gender discrimination and Islam

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Gender discrimination and Islam

When I read the newspapers, which I do on a regular basis, I cringe at the reports on the abuse of women especially in “Muslim” countries. Many of them suffer so much pain and so much trauma, because of their gender. Every time this is highlighted in the press, for...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Human Rights’ Day

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Human Rights’ Day

Today (21 March 2012) is what is called Human Rights Day in South Africa. It is difficult to define what those in authority mean by this, because the vast majority of people in this country do not have the implementation in their lives of rights covering their...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Muslims in Tariqah

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Muslims in Tariqah

Today (08 March 2012) a teacher in one of the local primary schools told me that it appears that only one or two of the children in her class go to church. Because they’ve been kept away from religion, they will most probably grow up without religion. In the majority...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Being for Allah

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Being for Allah

Our Lord has granted us, and by this I mean all of humanity, special graces through certain individuals on whom He has placed exclusive blessings. Here and there amongst all of humanity a special light shines on through the hearts of certain people, of both genders....

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Where should our eyes be?

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Where should our eyes be?

Religion can be a very lucrative occupation. We have countless modern examples of how the commercialisation of religion fills the pockets of people. One of the writers in America, Upton Sinclair, called one of his books on the subject, The Profits of Religion. And so...

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Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Those with many-sided faces

Shaykh Yusuf da Costa: Those with many-sided faces

Allah Almighty has not created us with dual or multiple faces. He gave our original forefather one face, a face that always gave expression to how his heart felt. He did not give his face one appearance for some people and another appearance for other people. It was...

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