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

Importance of the Subh Prayer

Importance of the Subh Prayer
February 19, 2015 No Comments »

Yahya related to me from Malik from Ibn Shihab from Abu Bakr ibn Sulayman ibn Abi Hathma that Umar ibn al-Khattab did not see Sulayman ibn Abi Hathma present during the Subh [dawn] prayer. In the morning he went to ... Read More »

ʻUthmān bin Affān: Dhu al-Nurayn

ʻUthmān bin Affān: Dhu al-Nurayn
December 23, 2014 No Comments »

He is ʻUthmān bin ʻAffān bin Abil-ʻĀṣ bin Umayyah bin ʻAbd-Shams bin ʻAbd-Manāf bin Qusay bin Kilāb bin Mirrah bin Kaʻab bin Luʼay bin Ghālib (May Allah be well pleased with him). Some facts about him: Kunyas: Abu ʻAbdillāh, Abu ... Read More »

The Lofty Status of the Companions

The Lofty Status of the Companions
December 16, 2014 No Comments »

Companions = the Sahaba (may Allah be well pleased with them). Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Allah have Mercy upon him, would say, “The Companions of the Messenger of Allah, Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him, his family and ... Read More »

Sayyidunā Abū Bakr al-Ṣiddīq Leading the Prayer

Sayyidunā Abū Bakr al-Ṣiddīq Leading the Prayer
November 5, 2014 No Comments »

In a Sahih Hadith narrated on the authority of Aisha {May Allah be pleased with her}, that the Messenger of Allah {ﷺ} told Abu Bakr {May Allah be pleased with him} to lead the people in prayer when he was ... Read More »

Sayyidunā ʻAlī’s favorite Ayat of the Qurʼān

Sayyidunā ʻAlī’s favorite Ayat of the Qurʼān
November 5, 2014 No Comments »

Sayyiduna Ali’s favorite Ayat of the Quran. Ali bin Abi Talib {May Allah be well pleased with him} said: “There is no Ayat/Verse in the Quran more beloved to me than this Verse = “Truly, Allah does not forgive associating ... Read More »

The Ancient Books

The Ancient Books
November 5, 2014 No Comments »

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Loving ‘Alī is a Sign of Belief

Loving ‘Alī is a Sign of Belief
November 2, 2014 No Comments »

The Messenger of Allāh (Peace and Blessings of Allāh be upon him and his family) said: “Loving ‘Alī is the sign of belief, and hating ‘Alī is the sign of hypocrisy.” — Muslim, al-Tirmidhī, Ibn Mājah, Aḥmad, Tārīkh al-Kabīr (by ... Read More »

The Jewels of the Sahaba Series — Part One: The Virtues of Ali ibn Abi Talib

The Jewels of the Sahaba Series — Part One: The Virtues of Ali ibn Abi Talib
October 23, 2014 No Comments »

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The Severity of Lying Against the Messenger ﷺ

The Severity of Lying Against the Messenger ﷺ
October 16, 2014 No Comments »

‘Ali ibn Abi Talib {Allah be well pleased with him} said: I am informing you of what I heard from Messenger {Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him}. To fall down from the sky is dearer to me than ... Read More »

Origins of the Hijri Calendar

Origins of the Hijri Calendar
October 16, 2014 No Comments »

The Great Jurist of Madinah, Imam Saʻid ibn al-Musayyib {Allah send His Divine Mercy upon him} said: The first one to establish the (Hijri) calendar was ʻUmar ibn al-Khattab {Allah be pleased with him} two and a half years into ... Read More »