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August, 2017

July, 2017

June, 2017

  • 30 June

    Imam Shafi’i explains what is true knowledge

    Question Is this statement correctly attributed to Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah)? ليس العلم ما حفظ، العلم ما نفع

  • 29 June

    Abu Muslim Al Khawlani (rahimahullah) fasting while on journey

    Question Can you please mention the source of this incident? A few people from Damascus once came to visit Abu Muslim Al-Khawlani (rahimahullah) while he was out in battle in the land of Rome. Abu Muslim (rahimahullah) had dug a pit within his tent, lined the pit with a piece of leather and filled it with water. He thereafter entered …

  • 28 June

    Sahl ibn Sa’d At Tustari (rahimahullah) on knowledge and sincerity

    Question Who is this attributed to? الدنيا كلها جهل موات إلا العلم منها، والعلم كله حجة على الخلق إلا العمل به، والعمل كله هباء إلا الإخلاص منه، والإخلاص خطب عظيم لا يعرفه إلا الله عز وجل

  • 2 June

    Maymun ibn Mihran (rahimahullah) on how a person can attain taqwa

    Question Can you source this narration? Maymun ibn Mihran (rahimahullah) said: “A man will not attain true taqwa as long as he does not take reckoning of himself, and as long as he does not know the source of his food, drink and clothes.”

May, 2017

April, 2017

  • 4 April

    The virtue of having good hopes and thoughts regarding Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the authenticity and reference of the following Hadith? يؤمر بإخراج رجلين من النار فإذا خرجا ووقفا قال الله لهما: كيف وجدتما مقيلكما وسوء مصيركما؟ فيقولان: شر مقيل وأسوأ مصير صار إليه العباد فيقول لهما: بما قدمت أيديكما وما أنا بظلام للعبيد قال: فيأمر بصرفهما إلى النار فأما أحدهما فيعدو في أغلاله وسلاسله حتى يقتحمها، وأما الآخر فيتلكا …

  • 1 April

    Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah) on contentment and reliance on Allah Ta’ala

    Question Who is this statement attributed to? ‘Be content with whatever sustenance Allah has given you and you will be wealthy. Place your firm trust in Allah and you will be firm and strong’

March, 2017