Hadeeth 1: Actions are by Intentions

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Your Intentions, Your Actions عن أمـيـر المؤمنـين أبي حـفص عمر بن الخطاب رضي الله عنه ، قال : سمعت رسول الله صلى الله عـليه وسلم يـقـول:( إنـما الأعـمـال بالنيات وإنـمـا لكـل امـرئ ما نـوى . فمن كـانت هجرته إلى الله ورسولـه فهجرتـه إلى الله ورسـوله ومن كانت هجرته لـدنيا يصـيبها أو امرأة ينكحها فهجرته إلى […]

Istikharah: The Divine Guidance

The Divine Guidance From Allah We are humans, powerless in this sphere of life, knowledgeable only enough to survive. So why shouldn’t we turn to Allah and seek His perfect help whenever we require it? Allah responds to the call of His servant when he asks for guidance, and we are after all seeking to […]

Short Biography of Imaam an-Nawawi

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Imaam an-Nawawi (rahimahu Allahu ta’aalaa – died 676 Hijree) was without doubt one of the greatest scholars this Ummah has been blessed with. His works have had a tremendous benefit and influence for the Muslims throughout history, and from amongst his works is his collection of 42 ahaadeeth of the Prophet ﷺ which together form […]

The Different Kinds of Charity Allah Rewards

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Hadith on different kinds of Charity عن أبي ذر رضي الله عنه  ، أن ناسًا من أصحاب رسول الله صلي الله عليه وسلم قالوا للنبي صلي الله عليه وسلم : يا رسول الله ذهب أهل الدثور بالاجور ؛ يصلون كما نصلي ، ويصومون كما نصوم ، ويـتـصـد قــون بفـضـول أمـوالهم . قـال : ( أولـيـس […]

Feeling Empty? Give This a Read

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Spiritual Journey The famous comedian Jim Carrey is noted to have said: “I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.” What do you do in life when you get everything you wanted? What happens when you wake up every morning with everything you […]

Observing voluntary fasts before making up fasts from Ramadan

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What is the ruling on observing voluntary fasts before making up obligatory fasts from Ramadan? Praise be to Allah The scholars differed concerning the ruling on observing voluntary fasts before making up missed fasts. Some scholars were of the view that “it is not correct to observe voluntary fasts before making up missed fasts, and […]

Funerals: The Qur’an and Sunnah Ways

Funerals: According to the Qur’an and Sunnah We went with Allah’s Apostle to the blacksmith Abu Sayf, and he was the husband of the wet-nurse of Ibrahim (the son of the Prophet). Allah’s Apostle took Ibrahim and kissed him and smelled him and later we entered Abu Sayf’s house and at that time Ibrahim was […]

The Truthful Love

The Truthful Love Have you ever known a lover who does not give Mahr (i.e. dower) and does not do serving for his beloved? Can love be sound along with disobeying the beloved and keeping away from his way? Have you ever seen a Muslim who does not love the Prophet, peace and blessings be […]

Importance of Aqeedah

Importance of Aqeedah The Messenger informed Mu’adh bin Jabal, when he was going to the land of Yemen, “You are going to a people from the People of the Book. Let the first thing that you call them to be the worship of Allah. If they acknowledge Allah, then inform them that Allah has obligated […]

Umrah in the month of Rajab

Is there any particular virtue in performing ‘Umrah in the month of Rajab?.   Praise be to Allaah.Firstly: There is no report from the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) – as far as we know – to suggest that there is any particular virtue in performing ‘Umrah in the month of […]