04 • The Virtues of the City of Madinah

Visiting the Prophet ﷺ

Visiting the Prophet ﷺ
January 17, 2016 Comments Off on Visiting the Prophet ﷺ

When a scholar or student speaks of how the visitation of the Prophet Muhammad in Madinah al-Munawarrah should be conducted, you cannot just cut and paste and pick and choose which stance to take, because anyone can make it seem ... Read More »

The First to Collect Hadith

The First to Collect Hadith
May 7, 2015 Comments Off on The First to Collect Hadith

The first city to collect and compile Hadith was Madinatul’ Munawarrah ~ The Illuminated City. Imam az-Zuhri was one of Imam Malik’s teachers and he would go over the Ahadith with the Imam to make sure he recited everything correctly. ... Read More »

The Recitation of the People of Madinah is Sunnah

The Recitation of the People of Madinah is Sunnah
March 9, 2015 Comments Off on The Recitation of the People of Madinah is Sunnah

Sa’id bin Mansur reported to us that he heard Malik ibn Anas say: “The recitation of the people of Madinah is Sunnah.” He was asked, “The recitation of {Imam} Nafi’?” He replied, “Yes.” [The Mufti of Egypt] Al-Layth ibn Sa’id ... Read More »

Doing Things of Piety

Doing Things of Piety
February 24, 2015 Comments Off on Doing Things of Piety

Imam an-Nawawi related that Imam Malik and Imam Rabia’ ar-Ra’i {Allah have Mercy upon them} used to do what other people cannot stand and used to say: “A Mufti will not be characterized by knowledge until he does things of ... Read More »

Imam Malik: Sage of the City of Light

Imam Malik: Sage of the City of Light
May 23, 2013 Comments Off on Imam Malik: Sage of the City of Light

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The Shahada of Abdullahi ibn Salam

March 2, 2012 Comments Off on The Shahada of Abdullahi ibn Salam

عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ سَلَامٍ قَالَ  لَمَّا قَدِمَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ الْمَدِينَةَ انْجَفَلَ النَّاسُ إِلَيْهِ وَقِيلَ قَدِمَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ فَجِئْتُ فِي النَّاسِ لِأَنْظُرَ إِلَيْهِ فَلَمَّا اسْتَبَنْتُ وَجْهَ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ ... Read More »

The Excellence of the City of Madinah

March 2, 2012 Comments Off on The Excellence of the City of Madinah

  Qadi `Iyad  رحمه الله states in his Shifa’, in the chapter on visiting the Prophet صلى الله عليه و آله و صحبه وسلم,   ” The consensus of the Muslims, is that we say that the site of the Prophet’s grave is ... Read More »

Imam Malik’s love for the City of Madinah

March 1, 2012 Comments Off on Imam Malik’s love for the City of Madinah

Anas ibn Malik narrated that the Prophet صلى الله عليه و آله و سلم said: “O Allah! Bestow on Madinah twice the blessings You bestowed on Mecca.” {Sahih Bukhari, Book #30, Hadith #109} Read More »

The 40 Steps Towards the Grave of the Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه و آله و صحبه وسلم . The Virtues of Madinah. #1

March 1, 2012 Comments Off on The 40 Steps Towards the Grave of the Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه و آله و صحبه وسلم . The Virtues of Madinah. #1

In the Name of Allah, the Most-Gracious, the Most-Merciful, Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon the Prophet Muhammad, his family and companions. All praise is due to Allah الحمد لله. === This is part of the new book ~ ... Read More »