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Below is a list of articles with the most recent ones listed first.
Nawawi On Sincerity & Having Conscious Intention In All ActionsTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Chapter One Sincerity (ikhlas) and having a conscious intention in all actions Bustan ul Arifeen: The Garden of the Gnostics (Nawawi) Allah says, "They were only ordered to worship Allah, making their din sincerely His as people of pure natural pure belief (hunafa'),1 and to establish the ...
Published: Thursday 28 June, 2018
Al-Ghazali On General Merit & Profit of Invocation &SupplicationTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Al-Ghazali On Invocations And Supplications Kitab Al- Adhkar Wa'l-Da'awat With Arabic Text of the Invocations & Supplications (3rd Revised Print July 2010) Book IX of the Revival of the Religious Sciences (Ihya Ulum al-Din) Translated With Introduction & Notes By Kojiro Nakamura Edited By T.J....
Published: Tuesday 12 June, 2018
Inner Dimensions Of Fasting Ramadan By Imam Abu Hamid Al-GhazaliTopic: Classical - Excerpts
↵ Reported on the authority of Sahl bin Sa'ad (R.A.) that the Prophet (P.B.U.H.) said, "Jannah has an entrance by the name of Ar-Rayyaan which is exclusively reserved for the fasting individuals. On the Day of Judgment, they will be called to pass through this entrance, after which it will be ...
Published: Tuesday 29 May, 2018
Ramadan: Month of Qur'an, Based on Ibn Rajab's Lata'if al-Ma'rifTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Ramadan - Month Of The Qur'an By Br. Abu Dharr Based on Ibn Rajab's "Lata`if al-Ma`arif" and other sources The first part of this is based on an extract from Ibn Rajab al-Hanbali's Lata'if al-Ma'arif (pp. 179-182), quoted by Fahd bin Sulaiman in Kayf Nastafeed min Ramadan (pp. 48-50). The adv...
Published: Tuesday 15 May, 2018
Basmallah : Seeking Refuge With Allah From ShaytanTopic: Classical - Excerpts
In the Name of Allah Ar-Rahman ar-Raheem​ Seeking Refuge With Allah From Shaytan Allah orders people to seek refuge at the beginning of every recitation, when He says, "Whenever you recite the Qur'an, seek refuge with Allah from the cursed Shaytan." - (Qur'an 16:98) This command is a r...
Published: Tuesday 06 February, 2018
The Story of Jesus ('Isa (Peace be upon him)): Prophet of AllahTopic: Classical - Excerpts
The Story of Jesus (Isa (Peace be upon him)) Section One - The Story of Mary Daughter of Imran In many verses of the Glorious Quran Allah the Exalted denied the claim of the Christians that He has a son. A delegation from Nagran came to the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). They began to talk abo...
Published: Monday 18 December, 2017
The signs of love of the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) By Qadi IyadTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Ash-Shifa of Qadi 'Iyad: Muhammad Messanger of Allah Translated By Aisha Bewley Section 4: The signs of love of the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace Know that someone who loves a person prefers them and prefers what they like. Otherwise, he is a pretender, insincere in his love...
Published: Thursday 30 November, 2017
Relief From Debt (Noble Words From The Book: Al-Kalim at-Tayyib)Topic: Classical - Excerpts
Remembrance & Prayers of the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) On Debt Hadhrat Ali (RA) said that a slave, who had made a contract with his master to pay for his freedom, came to him and said, ''I am unable to fulfil my contract, so help me'' He said, ''Shall l not teach you some words which Allahs Mess...
Published: Friday 17 November, 2017
The Muhammadan Reality (In the Doctrine of Ibn Arabi)Topic: Classical - Excerpts
The Muhammadan Reality For a saint, to be the heir of one of the prophets is always to be the heir of Muhammad. Indeed, the prophets were his deputies in the created world when he [i.e. Muhammad] was pure spirit, aware of being so, prior to the appearance of his body or flesh. When he was asked,...
Published: Thursday 10 August, 2017
Imam Ghazali on Sin : From Minhajul AbideenTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Imam Ghazali on Sin : From Minhajul Abideen: One who takes to Repentance is facilitated to worship Exalted Allah. When a man is addicted to sins, he is deprived of the virtue and facility of worship because of the curse of his sins. sins stand in the way of service and obedience to Allah. The bur...
Published: Thursday 04 May, 2017
A time will come upon people when...Topic: Classical - Excerpts
Hadith 9.41 91 - 96 From Al-Muwatta of Imam Malik Ibn Anas : The First Formulation of Islamic Law Revised in whole. Translated by Aisha Abdurrahman Bewley Published by Madinah Press Inverness 91. Yahya related to me from Malik from Yahya ibn Sa'id that 'Abdullah ibn Mas'ud said to a certain man,...
Published: Monday 06 March, 2017
How Imam Shafi'i dealt with differencesTopic: Classical - Excerpts
How Imam Shafi'i dealt with differences Whilst sitting in Imam Shafi'i's class one day, his student Yunus ibn Abd al A'ala differed with him. He got so angry that he left the class and went home. That night, Yunus heard a knock on his door and asked who it was. The one knocking answered, "Muha...
Published: Thursday 23 February, 2017
Slave girl shall give birth to her master (Signs of the Hour)Topic: Classical - Excerpts
Jibril said, Then tell me about its signs. He replied, That the slave girl shall give birth to her mistress/master, and that you see barefoot, naked, poor shepherds building tall buildings. [Muslim] The Famous Hadith of Jibril On the authority of Omar, who said : One day while we were sit...
Published: Friday 11 November, 2016
70 Major Sins - By Imam Adh-DhahabiTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Allah Most High says: Surely, Allah does not forgive associating anything with Him, and He forgives whatever is other than that to whomever He wills. (al-Nisa 4:48 and 116) 70 Major Sins 01. Associating anything with Allah 02. Murder 03. Practising magic 04. Not Praying 05. Not paying Z...
Published: Tuesday 14 June, 2016
Virtues of the Prophet From Dala\'il An-NubuwwahTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Allah, the Almighty, the All-powerful informs us of the honourable status which He has granted the Prophet (peace be upon him) of the high regard in which he is held, and the elevated rank that he enjoys. This is a fact which is attested to by Him not addressing him to His Book, nor alluding to him,...
Published: Tuesday 31 May, 2016
Ash-shifa Qadi Iyad:(Allah's Praise of The Messenger & His GreatTopic: Classical - Excerpts
The Healing by the Rights of the Recognition of the Chosen One" Chapter 1: ALLAH'S PRAISE OF HIM AND HIS GREAT ESTEEM FOR HIM This chapter is an exposition of some of the clearest ayats in the Book, of Allah which speak well of the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, enumerate his go...
Published: Saturday 12 December, 2015
Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul & on Breaking the Two DesireTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Yusuf ibn Asbat said;"Good character has ten signs: reluctance to argue, fairness, never hoping for slips in others, looking for a charitable interpretation of other people's misdeeds, finding excuses for them, tolerating the harm they do to one, blaming oneself, knowing one's own f...
Published: Thursday 17 September, 2015
Being a True Slave of Allah By Shaykh ul-Islm ibn TaymiyyahTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Being a True Slave of Allah By Shaykh ul-Islm ibn Taymiyyah Translated by Nasir ud-Deen al-Khattab The heart is inherently dependent on Allh in two ways: from the point of view of worship, which is the ultimate goal, and from the point of view of seeking His help and relying upon Him,...
Published: Wednesday 16 September, 2015
Fasting By Ibn Qudamah From Mukhtasar Minhaj QasidinTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Siyam (Fasting) byIbn Qudamah Al-Maqdisi from Mukhtasar Minhaj Al-Qasidin In English You should know that the worship of fasting enjoys particular privilege, namely that it is a worship which is attributed to Allah, most high. In the hadith narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah (may A...
Published: Tuesday 30 June, 2015
Fasting & Ramadan by Imam al-Haddd From Nasih al-DniyhTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Fasting by Imam al-Haddd (A translation of a section of his Nasih al-Dniyh) Contents The Status of Ramadn The blessings of Ramadn The etiquettes of fasting The Prophetic traditions regarding the fast Recommended actions Links The Status of Ramadn Imam al-Haddd, may Allah show...
Published: Wednesday 17 June, 2015
Monetary Unit Dinar : History Behind the NameTopic: Classical - Excerpts
Why is a dinar (monetary unit of some countries) named a dinar? قال مالك بن دينار: Malik Ibn Dinar states: إنما سمي الدينار ...
Published: Wednesday 13 May, 2015
Contract of Imamate By Abul Hasan al-Mawardi (Ahkam Sultaniyah)Topic: Classical - Excerpts
From: Al-Ahkam as-Sultaniyyah:The Laws of Islamic Governance. Abu'l-Hasan al-Mawardi --translated by Dr. Asadullah Yate. No Pressure is to be applied, and no sense of negligence is to be ascribed, to anyone else outside of these two parties regarding choosing the Imam.
Published: Friday 24 April, 2015
Al-Aqidah at-Tahawiah (Islamic Belief) According to Sunni StandTopic: Classical - Excerpts
This is a presentation of the beliefs of ahl-al-Sunnah wa al-Jama'ah, #twitter 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 `Abdullah Muhammad ibn al-Hasan al-Shaybani, may Allah be pleased with them...
Published: Tuesday 03 February, 2015
The Necessity of Loving the Prophet By Qadi IyadTopic: Classical - Excerpts
On the Necessity of Loving the Prophet Ash-Shifa' by Qadi 'Iyad Chapter Two of Part Two On the Necessity of Loving the Prophet Ash-Shifa of Qadi 'Iyad Muhammad Messenger of Allah. English Section 1: Concerning the necessity of loving him Allah says,"Say: 'If your fathers or your sons or y...
Published: Saturday 27 December, 2014
Selections from Ibn Ishaq's The Life of MuhammadTopic: Classical - Excerpts
The Life of Muhammad , A Translation of Ibn Ishaq's, Sirat Rasul ALLAH Translation by A Guillaume, Published by Oxford University Press It is alleged in popular stories (and only God knows the truth) that Amina b. Wahb, the mother of God's apostle, used to say when she was pregnant with God's apos...
Published: Saturday 20 December, 2014
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