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Malikis & Dogs #3

Malikis & Dogs #3
May 10, 2017 Comments Off on Malikis & Dogs #3

The Ruling on Selling Dogs in the Maliki School Answered by Shaykh Rami Nsour Question: I bought a dog a while back, but now my parents want me to get rid of it. I heard that money from selling a ... Read More »

Malikis & Dogs #2

Malikis & Dogs #2
May 10, 2017 Comments Off on Malikis & Dogs #2

Is it Permissible to Keep a Watchdog Inside The House? Answered by Shaykh Rami Nsour Question: Is one allowed to have a watch dog inside the house in the Maliki school? What are the conditions for having such a dog, ... Read More »

Malikis & Dogs

Malikis & Dogs
May 6, 2017 Comments Off on Malikis & Dogs

By Mufti Musa Furber The following is related to a discussion thread about Mālikīs keeping dogs as house pets that got axed (and for good reasons). Since I spent a lot of time working on a few papers related to ... Read More »

Arabic Intensive

Arabic Intensive
March 4, 2017 Comments Off on Arabic Intensive

Bismillah NB: Monthly fee: $50 USD. Contact the instructor Ustadh Luqman al-Andalusi by email (see poster) to enroll or to get further information Read More »

A Didactical Poem Mukhtasar al-Akhdari by al-Shinqiti

A Didactical Poem Mukhtasar al-Akhdari by al-Shinqiti
January 31, 2017 Comments Off on A Didactical Poem Mukhtasar al-Akhdari by al-Shinqiti

Bismillah A new English translation of al-Shinqiti’s Nadhm al-Akhdari has been added to our e-books section. The translator’s note: Herein lies a translation, Nadhm al-Akhdarī, a didactic poem composed by one of the great scholars of West Africa, Mauritania, ‘Abdullah ... Read More »

A Friend of Allah

A Friend of Allah
November 7, 2016 Comments Off on A Friend of Allah

A friend of Allah must have affection like the sun. When the sun rises, it is beneficial to all irrespective of whether they are Muslim, Christian, or Hindu. A friend of God must be generous like a river. We all ... Read More »

Imam al-Ghazali on Knowledge

Imam al-Ghazali on Knowledge
October 25, 2016 Comments Off on Imam al-Ghazali on Knowledge

Quotes from Hujjat ul-Islam, Imam Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (rahmatullahi ‘alayhi): Knowledge without action is vanity, and action without knowledge is insanity. Knowledge exists potentially in the human soul like the seed in the soil; by learning the potential becomes actual. ... Read More »

O those who have reached…

O those who have reached…
October 22, 2016 Comments Off on O those who have reached…

O those who have reached 40, you are a crop whose time of reaping is near. O those who have reached 50, what have you sent forth? O those who have reached 60, you have no excuse. —Wahb ibn Munabbih ... Read More »

Straight to Paradise

Straight to Paradise
June 4, 2016 Comments Off on Straight to Paradise

Sayyiduna ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib, Allah be well pleased with him, said, “Carry out the obligatory duties [Fard Ayn] for the pleasure of Allah and Allah will surely lead you to straight to Paradise [Jannah].” ~ Source: The History [Tarikh] ... Read More »