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September, 2018

  • 27 September

    The Sunrise of Prophethood on Mt Faaraan – Part Two

    Thereafter, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) returned home trembling in anxiety. The moment he entered, he requested Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) to cover him in a blanket. When his anxiety and agitation subsided, he related the entire incident to Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) saying, “I feared that I would lose my …

  • 27 September

    The Sunrise of Prophethood on Mt Faaraan – Part One

    When Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) reached forty and entered the cave of Hira, as per his blessed habit, an angel suddenly entered the cave and greeted him with salaam. The angel then said, “Read!” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) replied, “I am unable to read.” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) recounts, “Upon …

  • 27 September

    Pondering over the Hereafter

    Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned: In contemporary times people become obsessed with some hobby or past time. Some get into sport, others into politics and the list goes on. Their obsession becomes such that whenever they get a chance then this is their topic of discussion. As believers …

  • 26 September

    Formula for Forgiveness of Sins and Earning Lofty Ranks

    عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم قال ألا أدلكم على ما يمحو الله به الخطايا ويرفع به الدرجات ؟ قالوا بلى يا رسول الله قال إسباغ الوضوء على المكاره وكثرة الخطا إلى المساجد وانتظار الصلاة بعد الصلاة فذلكم الرباط فذلكم الرباط فذلكم …

  • 25 September

    Aadaab when interacting with One’s Elders – Part 13

    1. If one does not live near his asaatiza (teachers) and elders, then too he should maintain contact with them by phoning them and occasionally taking out the time to visit them. In this manner, he will be able to keep a good relationship with them and continue to benefit …

  • 20 September

    Spending on One’s Family on the Day of Aashura

    عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم قال من أوسع على عياله وأهله يوم عاشوراء أوسع الله عليه سائر سنته (قال المنذرى في الترغيب: رواه البيهقى و غيره من طرق وعن جماعة من الصحابة وقال البيهقي:هذه الأسانيد وإن كانت ضعيفة فهي إذا ضم …

  • 19 September

    Reward of Fasting on the Day of Aashura

    عن أبي قتادة رضي الله عنه أن رجلا سأل النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، فقال: يا رسول الله، أرأيت رجلا يصوم يوم عاشوراء؟ قال: ذاك صوم سنة (صحيح ابن حبان رقم 3631) Hazrat Abu Qataadah (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that once a Sahaabi asked Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam), “O Rasulullah (Sallallahu …

  • 18 September

    Aadaab when interacting with One’s Elders – Part 12

    1. If you notice your elders making a mistake, then do not be hasty in correcting them immediately, as it is possible that you have not understood the situation correctly. Hence, when you find a suitable opportunity, then respectfully enquire from them regarding the matter. In this way, if they …

  • 12 September

    The Cause for Insecurity

    Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned: The amount of comforts and luxuries we see around us today was probably never experienced before. But strangely the more the items of luxury, the more the discomfort and depression. The same applies to medicine. Doctors have progressed to this level that a …

  • 12 September

    Minor Sins Forgiven through Performing Wudhu

    عن أبي هريرة  رضى الله عنه قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم اذا توضأ العبد المسلم أو المؤمن فغسل وجهه خرجت من وجهه كل خطبئة نظر اليها بعينيه مع الماء أو مع آخر قطر الماء أو نحو هذا و اذا غسل يديه خرجت من يديه كل خطيئة بطشتها …