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

Sayyiduna ʻUthman on Guidance Before Death

Sayyiduna ʻUthman on Guidance Before Death
March 30, 2015 No Comments »

It is reported that Sayyiduna ʻUthman bin ʻAffan (Allah be pleased with him) once addressed the people in a sermon. He praised Allah, then said: O people! Fear Allah and obey Him, for piety is a valuable prize. Verily the ... Read More »

Following ‘Umar

Following ‘Umar
March 25, 2015 No Comments »

‘Abdullahi ibn Masud said concerning Caliph ‘Umar ibn al-Khattab: “Whatever path ‘Umar chose, we found it easy to follow.” Umm al-Mu’minin Aisha said: “In regard to the Sunnah of the Prophet, Umar was the most knowledgeable.” The same was said ... Read More »

Waking the Family for Prayer

Waking the Family for Prayer
March 22, 2015 No Comments »

Yahya related to me from Malik from Zayd ibn Aslam from his father that Umar ibn al-Khattab used to pray as much as Allah willed in the night until at the end of the night he would wake his family ... Read More »

Who is Imam Ali?

Who is Imam Ali?
March 6, 2015 No Comments »

Who is Imam Ali? May Allah be pleased with him and ennoble his face Read More »

Too Much Scolding

Too Much Scolding
March 4, 2015 No Comments »

Abu As-Sa’ib reported that ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib {Allah be pleased with him} said: “Do not scold people too often, for verily, too much scolding leads to rancor and hatred, and it is bad manners.” عَنْ أَبِي السَّائِبِ قَالَ قَالَ ... Read More »

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 »