Silver Linings

For some of us hardships seem to hit back to back. And for others, it gets so dark, we don’t even notice. And yet others have fallen to such a spiritual low, even feeling disconnected from our Creator.

And that’s the scariest type of all.

“Be patient” is definitely easier said than done. Everyone knows at a logical level what should be done to pull through a moment of difficulty.

Yet, when we’re in the heart of darkness, hollow pieces of advice is the last thing we want to hear. And that’s when we drift into isolation, spiraling into the darkness.

So how do we find our way out?

In this special IlmNight feature, Yasmin Mogahed delves into this very matter.


  • How do you reconnect with Allah after having been so far away?
  • How do you  recognize your personal triggers?
  • How do you  discover your natural opinion of Allah?
  • How do you control your knee-jerk reaction to calamity?
  • What is the difference between Sabr and Rida?
  • How do you determine if hardship is punishment or blessing?
  • What are the ways to survive and thrive in times of hardship?
  • How do we leverage our hardships to become stronger and closer to Allah?


Dunya's distractions are abundant. Hardships are for a reason. Taking this course provides more than a path, it is direction and guidance we need and should follow every day.

Rehan Hyder

Minneapolis, MN

Will leave you prepared to rise above the storm! I loved this lecture. It goes straight to the heart.

Marwa Ibrahim

Minneapolis, MN

I have read my fair share of help books ... but none have even come close to making me 'embrace' the 'trials' in my life like Yasmin did.

Asha Osman

Minneapolis, MN


Yasmin Mogahed is known for her gift of captivating an entire audience with her thoughts and insightful reflections. She graduated with a Bachelor in Psychology and a Master in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. After completing her graduate work, she taught Islamic Studies and served as a youth coordinator. 

Currently, she is an international speaker, a writer for the Huffington Post, and an author who focuses most of her work on spiritual and personal development. Her literature speaks from the heart, and her ability to relate all intervals of life to one’s relationship with the Creator is a remedy for those seeking comfort and solace in this dunya.


Multipurpose Hall
Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan
Jalan Duta, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

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KTM Komuter Segambut (3.2 km away)


4:00 PM Registration
6:00 PM Session 1
7:20 PM Maghrib break
7:50 PM Session 2
8:30 PM 'Isha' break
9:00 PM Session 3
10:00 PM End of Session


We are expecting a full house at “Silver Linings” by Yasmin Mogahed!

Seats are all fully booked, and registration is now closed. However, you may register for the waiting list. If there is any open seat available, we will contact you, insha’Allah.

Price will increase on 15 April to RM110.
For children 10 years old & below.
Believers of other faiths are welcome.


Registration for waiting list does not guarantee you a seat at "Silver Linings".
The request is limited for one person per form submission. Each person is only allowed to submit the form once.
Payment is not refundable. Please do not make any payment until contacted by our Registration Department when there is open seat available.