Tag Archives: Hilyatul Awliya

September, 2018

  • 4 September

    Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

    Question Kindly provide the source of this narration: “I did an audit on myself and discovered that I have forty odd sins. I then asked Allah forgiveness for each sin one hundred thousand (100 000) times”- Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

August, 2018

  • 2 August

    A narration on the qualities of the Abdals

    Question Kindly verify and provide the reference for the following Hadith regarding the Abdal: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “At all times in my Ummah, there will be five hundred chosen servants and forty Abdal. When anyone of these passes away then immediately he is succeeded by another.” The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) inquired: “What are their exclusive deeds?” Rasulullah …

  • 2 August

    Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) explains what is perfect Taqwa

    Question What is the translation of following? وقال أبو الدرداء : تمام التقوى أن يتقي الله العبد حتى يتقيه من/في مثقال ذرة وحتى يترك بعض ما يرى أنه حلال خشية أن يكون حراما حجابا بينه وبين الحرام

  • 1 August

    A Du’a of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Can you mention the reference of this du’a of Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu)? “O Allah! I am indeed harsh, so make me gentle, I am weak, so make me strong, and I am miserly so make me generous.”

July, 2018

June, 2018

  • 29 June

    Spend time in the company of those who repent

    Question Kindly inform me if this is a Hadith? “Spend time in the company of those who repent for they have the softest hearts”

  • 29 June

    Consolatory letter to Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Kindly provide guidance as per the authenticity of the consolatory letter to Sayyiduna Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu) which is quite famously quoted: حَدَّثَنَا أَبُو عَلِيٍّ مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ أَحْمَدَ بْنِ الْحَسَنِ، ثَنَا أَحْمَدُ بْنُ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ الْجَعْدِ، ثَنَا حَفْصُ بْنُ عُمَرَ الْمُقْرِئُ، ثَنَا عَبْدُ اللهِ بْنُ عَبْدِ الرَّحْمَنِ الْقُرَشِيُّ، عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ سَعِيدٍ، عَنْ عُبَادَةَ بْنِ نَسِيٍّ، عَنْ عَبْدِ …

  • 21 June

    Repenting after sinning is the trait of a Believer

    Question Who is this attributed to and please mention the reference? سعيد الجريري، قال: قلت للحسن: يا أبا سعيد الرجل يذنب ثم يتوب، ثم يذنب ثم يتوب، ثم يذنب ثم يتوب حتى متى؟ قال: ما أعلم هذا إلا أخلاق المؤمنين

May, 2018

March, 2018

  • 23 March

    A du’a of Sa’id ibn Jubayr (rahimahullah)

    Question Is this du’a found in Hadith? اللهم إني أسألك صدق التوكل عليك وحسن الظن بك Allahumma inni as-aluka sidqat tawakkuli ‘alayka wa husnaz dhanni bika O Allah! I ask You to grant me true reliance on You and good expectations of You.

February, 2018

  • 21 February

    Enjoining good and forbidding evil, are deeds to be done openly and not secretly

    Question What is the status of this narration? حدثنا أبو خيثمة، قال: حدثنا محمد بن يزيد بن خنيس، قال: سمعت وهيب بن الورد بن أبي الورد، مولى بني مخزوم قال: لقي عالم عالما هو فوقه في العلم، فقال: يرحمك الله، ما الذي أخفي من عملي؟ قال: ما يظن بك أنك لم تعمل حسنة قط إلا أداء الفرائض، قال: يرحمك الله، …