December, 2017

  • 30 December

    Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) – Part Twenty

    The Justice and Compassion of Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) Hazrat Jareer (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) once passed by Hazrat ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) during the period when Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) was governor over Kufah. Seeing Hazrat Jareer (radhiyallahu ‘anhu), Hazrat ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) asked him regarding Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu). Hazrat Jareer …

  • 30 December

    Duaa after Azaan – 2

    One should recite the following Duaa after azaan: أَشْهَدُ أَنْ لاَّ إِلَهَ إِلاَّ اللهُ وَحْدَهُ لاَ شَرِيكَ لَهُ وَأَنَّ مُحَمَّدًا عَبْدُهُ وَرَسُولُهُ رَضِيتُ باللهِ رَبًّا وَبِمُحَمَّدٍ رَسُولاً وَبِالْإِسْلَامِ دِينًا I bear testimony that there is no god except Allah who is alone and there is no partner for Him. And …

  • 27 December

    Inculcating True Sifaat (Qualities)

    Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned: The criteria by Allah Ta‘ala is sifaat and the beautiful qualities of Islam. Food prepared with quality fetches a great price, but if there is no quality in it then nobody will want to even pay for it. Our values have become so …

  • 27 December

    Showing Good to Others and Assisting those in Difficulty

    وعن أنس رضي الله عنه عن النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم قال الدال على الخير كفاعله والله يحب إغاثة اللهفان رواه البزار من رواية زياد بن عبد الله النميري وقد وثق وله شواهد (الترغيب والترهيب 1/162) Hazrat Anas (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one …

  • 26 December

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 25

    1.When making musaafaha one should merely grasp the next person’s hands. There is no need to shake the hands. 2.When making musaafaha do not grip the next person’s hands so tight causing him pain or difficulty.

  • 23 December

    Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) – Part Nineteen

    Hazrat Sa‘eed bin Musayyib (rahimahullah) narrates: A certain person was once speaking ill of Hazrat ‘Ali (radhiyallahu ‘anhu), Hazrat Talhah (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) and Hazrat Zubair (radhiyallahu ‘anhu). Seeing that this person was speaking ill of the Sahaabah (radhiyallahu ‘anhum), Hazrat Sa’d (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) immediately tried to stop him saying, “Do …

  • 23 December

    Duaa after Azaan – 1

    1. After the Azaan, one should recite Durood upon Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) and recite the following Duaa: اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّ هَذِهِ الدَّعْوَةِ التَّامَّةِ وَالصَّلَاةِ الْقَائِمَةِ آتِ مُحَمَّدًا الْوَسِيْلَةَ وَالْفَضِيلَةَ وَابْعَثْهُ مَقَامًا مَحْمُودًا الَّذِي وَعَدْتَّهُ إنَّكَ لاَتُخْلِفُ الْمِيْعَاد O Allah, Lord of this perfect call and of the established salaah, bestow upon Hadhrat …

  • 20 December

    Man – The Noblest of Allah Ta‘ala’s Creation

    Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned: Allah Ta‘ala states in the Quraan Shareef: وَلَقَدْ کَرَّمْنَا بَنِی اٰدَمَ “Indeed We have honoured mankind” Compared to the rest of the creation, man is unique in every aspect. Man has been created with a balance. He is a combination of bestial qualities …

  • 19 December

    Showing Others how to Acquire Good

    عن ابن مسعود رضي الله عنه قال أتى رجل النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم فسأله فقال ما عندي ما أعطيكه ولكن ائت فلانا فأتى الرجل فأعطاه فقال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم من دل على خير فله مثل أجر فاعله أو عامله  رواه ابن حبان في صحيحه …

  • 19 December

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 24

    1. One should make musaafaha with both hands. عن ابن مسعود قال علمني رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم وكفي بين كفيه التشهد كما يعلمني السورة من القرآن (بخاري رقم 6265) Hazrat Abdullah bin Mas’ood (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports: “Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) taught me the tashahhud in the manner he …