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March 2016

Who is the Intelligent One

Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned We say that the intelligent person is he who is able to make the most amount of money with the least amount of effort in the shortest time with no legal implications. This is the formula of a successful and intelligent businessman. But Hazrat Moulana Room (rahmatullahi ‘alaih) […]

Remaining on the Path of Moderation

عن أبي هريرة رضي لله عنه أن النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم قال لكل عمل شرة ولكل شرة فترة فإن كان صاحبها سادّا أو قاربا فارجوه وإن أشير إليه بالأصابع فلا تعدوه (الترغيب والترهيب 1/109) Hadhrat Abdullah bin Amr (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “For every action there is a […]

Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 1

This entry is part 1 of 20 in the series Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing

1. One should not feel ashamed to expose his identity as a Muslim and adopt the sunnah attire in his life. Adopting the sunnah attire is a means of identifying with the way of Islam and a means of showing our true love for Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) and his mubaarak lifestyle. قُلْ إِن كُنتُمْ […]

The Preservation of one’s Deen Depends on Remaining in the Company of the Ahlullah

Hazrat Moulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi (rahmatullahi ‘alaih) once mentioned: This era is one of great corruption and vice. One is faced with trials and tribulations from all sides and one’s Imaan is being constantly attacked. Therefore I regard it compulsory for the preservation of one’s Deen that one aligns himself with the pious and righteous […]

Hadhrat Abu Zar Ghifaari (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) – Part One

This entry is part of 14 in the series Life of Hadhrat Abu Zar (Radhiallahu Anhu)

Name: Jundub bin Junaadah (Isaabah 7/105, Usdul Ghaabah 1/343) Appellation: Abu Zar Mother’s Name: Ramlah bint Al-Waqee‘ah (Usdul Ghaabah 4/436, Istee‘aab 1/321) Physical Description: He was a tall, thin Sahaabi who was wheat colored in complexion and had a thick beard. (Isaabah 7/107, Siyar A‘laam min Nubalaa 3/379) Condition before Accepting Islam: Before accepting Islam, Hazrat Abu Zar (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) was a highway-robber. […]