Shaykh Hisham Kabbani

Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (born in Lebanon, 13 Safar 1364 / 28 January 1945) is one of the world’s most renowned scholars of Islamic Doctrine and the spiritual science of Sufism.

He is the son-in-law and deputy leader of Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani. Shaykh Hisham Kabbani promotes an understanding of Islam fundamentally based on peace, tolerance, respect and love.

Shaykh Hisham Kabbani has been an outspoken critique of extremism as well as the Wahhabi doctrine.

Shaykh Hisham Kabbani is a spiritual teacher in the line of the Naqshbandiyya Sufi Order. Kabbani is the founder and chairman of the Islamic Supreme Council of America, the chairman of the American Muslim Assistance relief organization, the founder of Kamilat, an international Muslim women’s organization, the chairman of the As-Sunnah Foundation of America, and the founder and president of ‘Muslim Magazine’.

Education:

Degree in Islamic Divine Law, Damascus, Syria.

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

Medical studies in Louvain, Belgium.

License to teach, guide and counsel students in Islamic Spirituality from the renowned Shaykh Muhammad Nazim Adil, authority of the Hanafi school of Islamic law in the Middle East and world leader of the Naqshbandi Haqqani Sufi Order.

Books
Shaykh Hisham Kabbani writes extensively and has published the following notable books:

  • Who are the Guides? Institute for Spiritual & Cultural Advancement, 186 pgs, 2009.
  • Through the Eye of the Needle. By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 204 pgs, 2008.
  • Symphony of Remembrance. Institute for Spiritual & Cultural Advancement, 188 pgs, 2007.
  • Universe Rising. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 284 pgs, 2007.
  • Illuminations: Compiled Lectures on Shariah and Tasawwuf. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 532 pgs, 2007.
  • The Sufi Science of Self-Realization. Fons Vitae, 252 pgs, 2006.
  • Pearls and Corals – Secrets of the Sufi Way. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 220 pgs, 2005.
  • Keys to the Divine Kingdom – Lessons in Classical Islam’s Spiritual Science. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 88 pgs, 2005.
  • Liberating the Soul – A Guide for Spiritual Growth (Volume 1). By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 360 pgs, 2002.
  • Liberating the Soul – A Guide for Spiritual Growth (Volume 2). By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 328 pgs, 2002.
  • Liberating the Soul – A Guide for Spiritual Growth (Volume 3). By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 208 pgs, 2005.
  • The Approach of Armageddon – An Islamic Perspective. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 292 pgs, 2003.
  • Classical Islam and the Naqshbandi Sufi Order. Islamic Supreme Council of America, 972 pgs, 2003.
  • Muhammad the Messenger of Allah – His Life and Prophecy. By Hajjah Amina Adil, Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 582 pgs, 2002.
  • Liberating the Soul – A Guide for Spiritual Growth (Vol 1 to 3). By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 2002, Vol 1 (360 pgs), Vol 2 (328 pgs), Vol 3 (190 pgs).
  • In the Mystic Footsteps of Saints (Vol 1 & 2). By Shaykh Nazim Adil al-Haqqani, Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani (ed). Islamic Supreme Council of America, 2002.
  • Encyclopedia of Islamic Doctrine. 7 Volumes. Kazi Publications, 1998.
    • Volume 1 – Beliefs. 232 pgs.
    • Volume 2 – Remembrance of Allah and Praising the Prophet. 225 pgs.
    • Volume 3 – The Prophet: Commemorations, Visitation and His Knowledge of the Unseen. 191 pgs.
    • Volume 4 – Intercession. 181 pgs.
    • Volume 5 – Self-Purification and the State of Excellence. 192 pgs.
    • Volume 6 – Forgotten Aspects of Islamic Worship, Part 1. 177 pgs.
    • Volume 7 – Forgotten Aspects of Islamic Worship, Part 2. 232 pgs.
  • Encyclopedia of Muhammad’s Women Companions and the Traditions They Related. By Shaykh Muhammad Hisham Kabbani and Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar. Defenders Publications, 500 pgs, 1998.
  • Remembrance of God Liturgy of the Sufi Naqshbandi Masters. Kazi Publications, 32 pgs, 1998.
  • Angels Unveiled: A Sufi Perspective. Kazi Publications, 262 pgs, 1996.
  • The Naqshbandi Sufi Way – History and Guidebook of the Saints of the Golden Chain. Kazi Publications, 469 pgs, 1995.

* Remembrance of God Liturgy of the Sufi Naqshbandi Masters (1994)