03 • The Jewels of the Ahl ul-Bayt & Sahabah

The Danger of Pride

The Danger of Pride
December 15, 2018 Comments Off on The Danger of Pride

In an authentic narration – Imam Muhammad al-Baqir, Allah be well pleased with him, said: “Never does any pride enter the heart of a person except that their intelligence decreases by the same amount.” ما دخل قلب امرئ من الكبر ... Read More »

Beware of Lying

Beware of Lying
December 14, 2018 Comments Off on Beware of Lying

Sayyiduna Abu Bakr al-Siddiq (573-634 C.E), May Allah be well pleased with him, said: “Beware of lying, because lying takes you far away from having faith [Iman].” (Related by the great scholar of the Science of Hadith – Imam al-Bayhaqi ... Read More »

Ten Qualities of a Person

Ten Qualities of a Person
December 13, 2018 Comments Off on Ten Qualities of a Person

Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn al-Khattab, May Allah be pleased with him, said to a young man while exhorting him: “You need to realize that a person might have ten qualities, nine of them good and one bad, but the nine good ... Read More »

My Eyes Have Never Seen…

My Eyes Have Never Seen…
December 10, 2018 Comments Off on My Eyes Have Never Seen…

My eyes have never seen, someone as beautiful as you (Prophet Muhammad ﷺ), none with such grace like yourself have ever been born. You are born free from all fault, created as though you fashioned yourself. Wa Ahsanu Minka Lam ... Read More »

What was Given

What was Given
December 7, 2018 No Comments »

A favorite story concerning Imam Jafar al-Sadiq, Allah be well pleased with him. There are deep wisdoms in this one. A man came all the way from Mecca and then fell asleep upon arriving in the city of Madinah. When ... Read More »

Three Blessed Rings

Three Blessed Rings
December 4, 2018 No Comments »

Imam Ja`far ibn Muhammad from his father (Imam Muhammad al-Baqir), Allah be pleased with them, that the ring of the Messenger of Allah ﷺ was silver, and its inscription was Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah ﷺ, and the inscription ... Read More »

The Root & the Branch

The Root & the Branch
December 2, 2018 No Comments »

Bismillah. In relation to the Father-Son Relationship. The Mother-Son relationship also has its divine blessings, as paradise is under her feet, however in this post we are focusing on the father. وَأمَّا حَقُّ أَبيكَ فَتَعْلَمَ أنَّهُ أَصْلُكَ، وَأنَّكَ فَرْعُهُ، وَأَنَّكَ ... Read More »

Du’a for Rain

Du’a for Rain
November 28, 2018 No Comments »

It’s not Shirk to do this! 🙂 Alhamdulillah. Sayyidina Umar b. al-Khattab, Allah be pleased with him, sought blessings through the beloved person of Al-Abbas b. Abdul Muttalib, Allah be pleased with them both, in a Sahih Hadith. Anas b. ... Read More »

Obedience

Obedience
November 26, 2018 No Comments »

Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib, Alayhis Salam, reported: The Prophet ﷺ, said, “There is no obedience in regard to anyone or anything, if that obedience leads to disobedience of Allah. Most certainly, obedience is only in regard to that which ... Read More »

A Blessed Grandfather

A Blessed Grandfather
November 25, 2018 No Comments »

Each one, teach one! One becomes sick and tired of people disrespecting, cursing, and speaking ill of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr al-Siddique (573-634 C.E) and ‘Umar ibn al-Khattab (579-644 C.E), THEREFORE let’s look at what a member of the Ahlul Bayt, ... Read More »