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Islam and Ego – Nouman Ali Khan


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Nouman Ali Khan is the director of the Bayyinah Institute. He is well known for his contributions in the fields of Arabic and Quranic studies - most recently starting a full time on-campus institute for this purpose in Dallas, TX.



  1. Jetmir

    April 2, 2010 at 4:12 AM

    Ustadh Nouman is a gem. كثر الله من أمثاله

  2. Nayyab

    April 2, 2010 at 7:03 AM

    Amazing! I so needed to hear that! Jazakallah Khair!

  3. Amatullah

    April 2, 2010 at 7:17 AM

    One of the best lectures i’ve ever heard. SubhanAllah.

    • your biggest fan

      April 2, 2010 at 5:17 PM


      I wished further ego crushing examples could have been given in this lecture. felt it was being delivered only to me on my face…subahan Allaah.

      • Talkum

        April 3, 2010 at 3:29 PM

        Same here. It felt like he was talking to me, about me.

  4. muslimfirst

    April 2, 2010 at 7:26 AM

    Amazing lecture I heard this a couple of weeks ago. Have shared it with others too. Brother Nouman has a great way of connecting with young Muslims. may Allah bless him ameen.

  5. Abu Aaliyah

    April 2, 2010 at 4:31 PM

    Asalaamu Alaikum,

    I love how he shows the relationship of the ayats with our lives. His lectures are not just theoretical but very practical. He also has great lectures on the tafseer of Juz Amma, if you have not seen it. Very beneficial, MashaAllah.

    • Abdus-Sabur

      April 3, 2010 at 4:01 PM

      Jazakallahu khair for the link akhi :)

    • Sabeen

      April 5, 2010 at 9:49 PM

      Assalam alikum,
      I found notes for some of the suras. Do you know if the text for all the suras is available somewhere?
      Jazakallah khair

  6. Mr. Muslim

    April 3, 2010 at 8:30 AM

    This is a fantastic talk, mashallah, which I listened to about a week or so ago.

    The first few minutes were actually very difficult to listen to as they sounded like something I went through not so long ago.

    It was something I really needed to hear.

  7. Abdus-Sabur

    April 3, 2010 at 3:55 PM

    Alhamdulillah, very sobering. I really like the way this brother communicates and articulates.

    Know that Allah gives life to the earth after its death! Indeed We have made clear the Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, etc.) to you, if you but understand. (57:17)

    During the middle of this bayan I stopped for salat:

    I was outside on my deck praying salatul Asr and after salat, while making dhikr I looked ahead amongst the dead leaves and branches. The remnants of the passing of winter and noticed a single cluster of greenery with sprouting flowers. Instantly the above ayat came to mind. Subhanallah :)

  8. Zi

    April 3, 2010 at 4:52 PM

  9. DawahIT

    April 4, 2010 at 10:18 AM

    Got to watch this one. SubhanAllah Ustadh Nouman is amazing.

  10. Mohammad Naser

    April 8, 2010 at 1:24 AM


    Please listen to these audio’s, these are the best available –

  11. Muhammed

    April 17, 2010 at 11:23 PM

    This guy is so legit, Allah bless his life and fill all his actions with barakah.

  12. AAA

    April 21, 2010 at 11:22 PM

    All praise ONLY to ALLAH!!! Uhh..there are thousands of speakers and this speaker is among them. We appreciate every speaker, he is good, the way he articulate is good(in english), nice lecture, much more bla, bla..but we don’t have time to read Quran and appreciate God the way he teaches us in best of best ways. We listen and read to all speakers lectures but NEVER have time for Quran and try to open it and read what my creator is saying to me. This is the big deviation todays generation is facing. Read QURAN and follow Sunnah of Prophet and find Allah in every aspect of life and you will be the best and that’s how society gets better than talking about others expressing superiority of ourself thru lectures or whatever means. I don’t care about any speaker, Just follow Quran and Sunnah, I dont have time to listen these passing speakers they come and go but Quran and Sunnah and it’s teaching never go. so Stick to these always.

  13. Hashim

    July 29, 2010 at 1:30 PM


    It feels so weird watching videos of Br.Nouman online…. I just cant believe i used to play my gameboyDuring his classes A few years ago when he used to teach classes for summer camp….I didnt even know who he was. Now i have to go online to watch him…. What a missed opportunist.

  14. Martyn Clark

    August 13, 2010 at 9:44 AM

    Amazing wisdom here. Thankyou for sharing this online.


    April 17, 2011 at 8:45 AM



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