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August, 2018

  • 17 August

    Qurbaani Audio Q&A (Part 4)

    Questions: 1. Is it permissible to slaughter a castrated animal for qurbaani? 2. Is it permissible to slaughter a frail animal for qurbaani? 3. Is it permissible to slaughter an animal for qurbaani which does not have teeth? 4. Can qurbaani be made of an animal whose horns are broken …

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  • 15 August

    Showing Kindness to the Animal

    عن شداد بن أوس رضي الله عنه قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إن الله كتب الإحسان على كل شيء فإذا قتلتم فأحسنوا القتلة وإذا ذبحتم فأحسنوا الذبحة وليحد أحدكم شفرته وليرح ذبيحته رواه مسلم وأبو داود والنسائي وابن ماجه (الترغيب والترهيب 2/102) Hazrat Shaddaad bin Aus (Radhiyallahu …

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  • 13 August

    The Secret to Remaining Composed and Focused

    Hazrat Shaikh Moulana Muhammad Zakariyya (rahmatullahi ‘alaih) once advised a person saying: In order for you to acquire focus and remain composed at all times, it will be necessary for you to make a timetable, allocating time for each responsibility. Thereafter, if you adhere strictly to your timetable, you will …

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  • 12 August

    Divine Aversion to Pagan Customs – Part Five

    On one occasion, the Quriash placed some food before Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam). Zaid bin ‘Amr bin Nufail was also present in this gathering. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) refused to partake of the food. Subsequently, Zaid also declined to eat this food saying, “I refuse to consume the meat of …

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  • 12 August

    Divine Aversion to Pagan Customs – Part Four

    Imaam Bukhaari (rahimahullah) and Imaam Muslim (rahimahullah) narrate on the authority of Hazrat Jaabir (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) that during the reconstruction of the Ka‘bah, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) also carried boulders to the site. His uncle, Hazrat ‘Abbaas (radhiyallahu ‘anhu), advised him, “Son! Undo your lower garment and place it on …

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