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May 2016

Words of Wisdom from the Pious of the Past

Download Published by: Madrasah Taleemuddeen Size: 2.3 MB Among the giants of the recent past were Hazrat Moulana Muhammad Ilyaas Kandhelwi (rahmatullahi ‘alaih), Hazrat Moulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi (rahmatullahi ‘alaih) and Hazrat Shaikh Moulana Muhammad Zakariyya (rahmatullahi ‘alaih). The legacies of these three personalities became the means of the reformation of thousands around the globe. In […]

Refraining from Giving Preference to One Effort of Deen Over the Other

An Aalim once wrote a letter to Hazrat Shaikh Moulana Muhammad Zakariyya (rahmatullahi ‘alaih) in which he asked the following question: I was recently pondering over the thought that if Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) had to be present in the world at this time, which work of Deen would he turn his attention to? Would […]

Reciting Surah Zumar and Surah Bani Israa’eel before Sleeping

This entry is part 25 of 37 in the series Etiquettes and Duaas for Sleeping

One should recite Surah Zumar and Surah Bani Israa’eel before sleeping عن أبي لبابة قال قالت عائشة رضي الله عنها : كان النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم لا ينام حتى يقرأ الزمر وبني إسرائيل (ترمذي رقم 3405) Hadhrat Abu Lubaabah (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Hadhrat Aaisha (Radhiyallahu Anha) said: “Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) would […]

Exercising Caution in the avenues through which we Acquire our Deen

Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned Before we read any book, check the credentials and background of the author. If we do not know him, then do not read his book. A Jew had written an entire thesis on Hazrat Abdullah bin Mas‘ood (radhiyallahu ‘anhu). He presented the facts in very flowery language and […]

Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 8

This entry is part 8 of 20 in the series Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing

1. One should not wear tattered and torn clothing. 2. If Allah Ta’ala has provided a person with wealth, then out of shukr to Allah Ta’ala he should wear clothing of a good quality. However, if one has not been blessed with wealth, then he should wear clothing according to his means. وعن عمرو بن […]