All praise belongs to Allāh. We praise Him, seek His aid and forgiveness. We seek refuge with Allāh from the evils of our souls and the evils our deeds. Whomsoever Allāh guides then no one can misguide him and whomsoever Allāh leaves to stray no one guide him. I bear witness that there is nothing worthy of worship except Allāh, having absolutely no partners. And I bear witness that Muḥammad is His slave and His Messenger. May the Ṣalāt and Salām be upon him, his family, and his Ṣaḥābah until the Last Day. As for what follows:
This is another wonderful audio lecture by the devout Shaykh Bishr ibn Fahd Al-Bishr (حفظه الله) wherein he speaks about the reasons for Allāh granting us victory and Tamkīn [empowerment] on the earth, and the reasons behind a crushing defeat and lasting humiliation.
It is a very important topic for the Muslims to understand so they can guide the Ummah out of her humiliated status, in to the glory days by connecting the future of this Ummah with its heroes from the past who were the Masters of the Dunyah.
We ask Allāh (ﷻ) to make it beneficial for the Muslims.