This 16-part lecture series delivered by Shaykh ‘Ali at-Tamimi - may Allah hasten his release - outlines the characteristics, qualities, and virtues of the strangers. He also discusses the relationship between the Saved Sect and the Victorious Party, as well as touching upon the subjects of Hijrah and Jihad. The lecture series is based on a Masters thesis, which was subsequently published as a four-part book, written by Shaykh Salman al-’Owda prior to his arrest in the nineties during the ‘Sahwa’ movement that swept through the Arabian Peninsula.
By the permission of Allah, after listening to these lectures the listener should be able to determine who are the Ghuraba, or at the very least, understand what is required in order to be among them. These are the ones about whom our Noble Prophet – may Peace and salutations be upon him - said, in an narration recorded in Sahih Muslim: