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Be Prepared

Be Prepared
December 12, 2018 No Comments »

It is reported that Sayyiduna Uthman ibn Affan (al-Ghani/Dhul Nurayn) – (579-656 C.E), May Allah be well pleased with him, said in a Friday Sermon [Khutbah]. O! Children of Adam! Know that the angel of death has been assigned to ... Read More »

A Thankful Servant

A Thankful Servant
December 11, 2018 Comments Off on A Thankful Servant

(Umm al-Mu’minin) Aisha, Allah be well pleased with her, narrated: “The Prophet ﷺ used to offer prayer at night [Qiyam al-Layl] for such a long time that his feet used to crack. I said, “O Messenger of Allah ﷺ! Why ... Read More »

The Seed of Love

The Seed of Love
November 29, 2018 No Comments »

The Great Friend of Allah, Shaykh ‘Ali al-Hujwiri, Allah sanctify his secret, said: The word Muhabbat (Love) is derived from the Arabic root word = ‘hibbah’ = which means a seed that bears fruit when it is concealed in the ... Read More »

Shaykh Ahmad al-Tijani (rahmatullahi ʼalayhi) & Sayyiduna al-Husayn (ʼalayhis-Salam)

Shaykh Ahmad al-Tijani (rahmatullahi ʼalayhi) & Sayyiduna al-Husayn (ʼalayhis-Salam)
September 20, 2018 No Comments »

As-Salam Alaykum, As we recall the tragic martyrdom of the Son of the Messenger of Allah and his sweet offspring, Imam Husayn ibn Ali (RA), in the land of difficulty and affliction [karb wa balā’] (Karbalā’) in the area of ... Read More »

Obligatory Knowledge

Obligatory Knowledge
June 20, 2015 No Comments »

“Abdullahi bn Wahb once mentioned knowledge, to which Imam Malik commented: “Truly, extra knowledge is good, however to study what is obligatory upon you from the beginning of your day to its end is better. And from the end of ... Read More »

The Signs of True Repentance

The Signs of True Repentance
June 18, 2015 No Comments »

Shaqiq al-Balkhi {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: علامة التوبة البكاء على ما سلف والخوف من الوقوع في الذنب وهجران إخوان السوء وملازمة الأخيار “The signs of true repentance are: Crying over what has passed by, fear of falling ... Read More »

Protecting One’s Deen

Protecting One’s Deen
June 8, 2015 No Comments »

The Hadith master = Hafiz Khatib al-Baghdadi {May Allah send His Divine Mercy upon him} reports that Sayyiduna ‘Ali ibn ‘Abi Talib {May Allah be well pleased with him) once said in the Masjid of Kufa, Iraq: “Inquire about the ... Read More »

Loving the Ahlul-Bayt

Loving the Ahlul-Bayt
May 27, 2015 No Comments »

We love the Ahlul-Bayt, Alayhimus Salam, because we are following the best example of the Messenger of Allah, ﷺ when he advises us: “Love Allah for what He nourishes you with of His Blessings, and love me due to this ... Read More »

If a Muslim Plants a Tree

If a Muslim Plants a Tree
May 17, 2015 No Comments »

Anas (Allāh be pleased with him) reported that the Prophet Muḥammad (Peace and Blessings of Allāh be upon him and his family) said, “If a Muslim plants a tree or sows seeds, and then a bird, or a person or ... Read More »

The Favorite Teacher of Imam Malik

The Favorite Teacher of Imam Malik
April 26, 2015 No Comments »

Excerpt from the up and coming book called the Jewels of Imam Malik: The name of the favorite teacher of Imam Malik was Shaykh ‘Abd ar-Rahman ibn Hurmuz {May Allah have mercy upon him} He was from the Tabi’in because ... Read More »