1. One should be seated in a Deeni discourse with the correct intention. The intention one needs to have is to acquire the love of Allah Ta’ala, His Rasul (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) and the Sahaabah (Radhiallahu Anhum). Similarly, one should have the intention of learning Deen, implementing it in one’s …
1. The primary purpose for one participating in a Deeni discourse is for one to correct and reform himself and to acquire the knowledge of the sunnah (i.e. the mubaarak lifestyle of Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam)). 2. One should consider the Deeni discourse as a means of spiritual medication and …
1. One should listen attentively to the speaker. 2. Whilst the Deeni discourse is in progress, one should not be engaged in any other activity other than paying attention to the speaker e.g. looking around, playing with the cell-phone, speaking to someone, fidgeting with something etc.
1. Whilst the Deeni discourse is being delivered, one’s full attention should be focused towards the speaker. One should not be engaged in any other ibaadat e.g. making zikr, reciting the Qur’an etc. 2. One should endeavour to sit close to the speaker. Sitting close to the speaker will assist …
1. If the first row is full then only should one move to the second row. The reason being that, unnecessarily one should not allow the back of another person to face towards him. 2. Without a valid reason, one should not lean against the wall while the lecture is …
1. It is not permissible for one to remain in a gathering where a Deeni discourse is being held and any law of Shariah is violated e.g. the gathering wherein photography, videoing, intermingling of sexes etc are found. 2. If one is unclear about any aspect discussed during the Deeni …
1. If one has to leave the gathering during the talk, then one should do so in a manner that will not disturb others. 2. One should make an effort of imparting what one has learnt to his family as well as others.
1. When the blessed name of Hazrat Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) is mentioned in the Deeni discourse or in any gathering, then it is waajib (compulsory) for one to recite durood upon Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam). Thereafter, whenever the blessed name of Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) is taken, it is …
1. Upon the completion of the gathering, one should recite: سُبْحَانَكَ اللَّهُمَّ وَبِحَمْدِكَ أَشْهَدُ أَنْ لاَ إِلَهَ إِلاَّ أَنْتَ أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتُوبُ إِلَيْكَ Glory be to You, O Allah, with all Praise; I bear witness that there is none worthy of worship except You, I seek Your forgiveness and turn to …
1. If one wishes to hear a Deeni discourse over a CD, radio, receiver etc. then it is important for one to first find out the reliability of the person who had delivered the discourse as well as the subject matter that had been discussed. Not exercising caution in this …