The Owners of the Garden

29. December 2016 Advice, Stories 0
Allah states in the Holy Qur’an in Surat al-Qalam something about the story of the owners of a great garden who did not obey God’s orders. Thus, He deprived them of it as a punishment for their evil intentions. In Yemen, which was known for its fruitful gardens and fertile land, a pious man lived ...

الشيخ محمود بن محمد خطاب السبكي المصري

الشيخ محمود بن محمد خطاب السبكي المصري وهو من مشايخ الأزهر (المتوفى سنة 1352للهجرة) في كتابه (إتحاف الكائنات ببيان مذهب السلف والخلف في المتشابهات ورد شبه الملحدة والمجسمة وما يعتقدونه من المفتريات) قال ما نصه : “وأما مذهب السلف والخلف بالنسبة للآيات  والأحاديث المتشابهة فقد اتفق الكل على أن الله تعالى منزه عن صفات الحوادث ...

أبدؤها بقول بسم الله

أبدؤها بقول بسم الله تنزه الرحمن عن أشباه وأَحْمَدُ الإلهَ ذَا الجلاَلِ لفضلِهِ بالهَدْي والنوال ثُمَّ الصلاةُ والسلام منا على نَبِيٍّ للفَلاح سنا طريقةَ التبرُكِ الميمونَة في ذاكَ أهلُ العِلمِ يتبَعونَه فإن رأيتُم من أتاكم يَدَّعي بأنَّهُ غيرَ الهُدىَ لَم يتبعِ وقد أحَلَّ حُرْمَةً ضلالا من جهلِه أو حرَّمَ الحلالاَ قولوا له إذْ حَرَّمَ التبرُكَ ...

Sins, Shame and REPENTANCE

Praise be to Allaah. I Humbly ask Allaah to Raise the rank of Prophet MuHammad, sallallaahu ^alayhi wa sallam, his kind Al and Companions, and to Protect his nation from that which he Fears for it. Aameen.   I ask Allaah to teach us that which we have Forgotten, to add to our Knowledge, and ...

^Isa (Jesus), A Prophet of Allaah (God)

24. October 2016 Basics, Uncategorized 0
I ask God to bestow upon you and I the clear understanding and to instill in our hearts the truth.   All Praise is due to Allaah, The Exalted, and may Allaah raise the rank of our beloved Prophet MuHammad peace be upon him, his kind relatives and companions, and protect his nation from that ...

Reaching Piety by Perfecting Your Prayer

01. October 2016 Advice 0
All praise and thanks are due to Allaah, the One Who guided us to Islaam without being obligated to do so, and blessed us with strong, upright teachers who can help guide us correctly. And may the salaah and salaam of Allaah be upon His most accepted creation, Muhammad, our leader and role model, and ...

Day of `Arafah

• The Day of `Arafah, which is the 9th of Dhul Hijjah, is the best among all the days of the year. قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: “صِيَامُ يَوْمِ عَرَفَةَ أَحْتَسِبُ عَلَى اللهِ أَنْ يُكَفِّرَ السَّنَةَ الَّتِي  قَبْلَهُ وَالسَّنَةَ الَّتِي  بَعْدَهُ” مسلم It is Sunnah (recommended) for the one not performing Hajj to ...

Greed and the Three Loaves of Bread

08. September 2016 Stories 0
Prophet ^Isa (Jesus), peace be upon him, is an honorable Prophet. At his time, the people wanted to accompany him because of the blessings and to take advantage of the goodness that he had. One day, Prophet Jesus was walking with a man. They reached a riverbank. They sat to eat some bread as they ...

The Excellence of a Pious Woman

06. September 2016 Stories 0
This is a story that rarely happens. It took place a long time ago when a princess lived happily and peacefully worshipping Allah in her father’s palace. The worldly pleasures and luxuries did not attract her, rather she spent her time learning about Islam, making dhikr(1), performing obedience, and helping the needy. One day, a ...