The Woman is NOT Obligated to Cover Her Face

قيل The Saying of Allah (An-Nur 30, 31): <( قُلْ لِلْمُؤْمِنِينَ يَغُضُّوا مِنْ أَبْصَارِهِمْ وَيَحْفَظُوا فُرُوجَهُمْ ذَلِكَ أَزْكَى لَهُمْ إِنَّ اللَّهَ خَبِيرٌ بِمَا يَصْنَعُونَ (30) وَقُلْ لِلْمُؤْمِنَاتِ يَغْضُضْنَ مِنْ أَبْصَارِهِنَّ وَيَحْفَظْنَ فُرُوجَهُنَّ وَلَا يُبْدِينَ زِينَتَهُنَّ إِلَّا مَا ظَهَرَ مِنْهَا)> <O Muhammad, say to the male believers that they should lower their gazes and preserve their private ...

AL-^Aqidah at-Tahawiyyah

05. April 2014 Creed 0
AL-^AQIDAH at-TAHAWIYYAH Revised Translation and Commentary By Staff The great scholar, Hujjat-ul-lslam, Abu Ja^far al-Warraq at-Tahawi (239-321AH) [1], may Allah have mercy on him, while he was in Egypt said: This is an elucidation of the beliefs of ahl-as-Sunnah wa al-Jama^ah, according to the school of the jurists of this religion, Abu Hanifah an-Nu^man ibn Thabit al-Kufi, Abu Yusuf Ya^qub ibn Ibrahim al-Ansari and Abu ^Abdillah Muhammad ibn ...

Allah Cannot Be Imagined

05. April 2014 Creed 0
All praise and thanks are due to Allah Ta^ala and may He Raise the rank of His best creation—Prophet MuHammad, sallallaahu ^alayhi wa sallam and protect his nation from that which he feared for it.   Thereafter,   Man can imagine only that with which he is familiar and that which is a created thing. ...

“Allah does not accept you because of your clothes, rather Allah rewards you according to the intentions”

09. March 2014 Advice 0
As-Sayyid Ahmad Ar-Rifaa^iyy, may Allah have mercy upon him, said: لا أقول لكم انقطعوا عن الأسباب عن التجارة عن الصنعة، ولكن أقول انقطعوا عن الغفلة والحرام في كل ذلك. لا أقول لكم أهملوا الأهل ولا تلبسوا الثوب الحسن، ولكن أقول إياكم والاشتغال بالأهل عن) طاعة( الله، وإياكم والزهو بالثوب على الفقراء من خلق الله، وأقول ...

One Dirham Stops a Fight

08. March 2014 Stories 0
There was once a good man who had just sold the clothe he had woven. He went to buy flour so his wife and him would have something to eat that night. On his way, he heard arguing and saw two men fighting. They were about to start punching each other. When he asked them ...

Abu-l-Faraj Ibnu-l-Jawziyy’s advice to his son

08. March 2014 Advice 0
Abu-l-Faraj Ibnu-l-Jawziyy, the great Hanbaliyy scholar, interpreter of the Qur’aan, HaafiDH in Hadeeth, and famous preacher, may Allah have mercy upon him, said in advising his son: <<Know my son, may Allâh guide you to the correct way, that the human being was only endowed with reason (intellect; the mind) to act in accordance with ...

A Brief Biography about our Beloved Prophet Muhammad

01. March 2014 Basics 0
Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds, to Him belong the endowments and proper commendations. May Allah increase the honour and raise the rank of our Master Muhammad  and his kind Al and Companions and protect his nation from what he fears for it. On the 12th of Rabi^ ul-‘Awwal of every year an ...

Advice for reaching high ranks

25. February 2014 Advice 0
One of our teachers said: To get out of Hell one must die Muslim, so a Muslim may go to Hell. What makes one totally avoid Hell is dying as a pious Muslim. Piety requires 2 things: 1st knowledge, 2nd application. Sinning without knowing is still a sin counted against you on judgment day. Sinning ...

Allah Exists Without a Place

24. February 2014 Basics, Creed 0
Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the worlds. To Allah belong the endowments, befitting perfection, and commendations. We ask Allah to raise the rank of Prophet Muhammad , and to protect his nation from what he fears for it. Thereafter: The belief that Allah, ta^ala, exists without a place is the creed of the Messenger ...