Tag Archives: Sincerity

September, 2019

April, 2019

  • 29 April

    Deprived due to doubting someone’s sincerity

    Question Please mention the reference of this narration: قال مكحول رأيت رجلا يصلي وكلما ركع وسجد بكى فاتهمته أنه يرائي ببكائه فحرمت البكاء سنة

February, 2019

  • 12 February

    Jahannam for those who are ostentatious and are not sincere

    Question Is this narration authentic: عن ابن عباس عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال : إن في جهنم لواديا يستعيذ جهنم من ذلك الوادي في كل يوم أربعمائة مرة  أعد ذلك الوادي للمرائين من أمة محمد  لحامل كتاب الله  وللمصدق في غير ذات الله  وللحاج إلى بيت الله  وللخارج في سبيل الله

September, 2018

  • 20 September

    The virtue of fasting for the pleasure of Allah Ta’ala, just before one’s demise

    Question There is a Hadith in Musnad Ahmad wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever fasts one day, seeking the pleasure of Allah, if that is the last day of his life, he will enter Jannah.” Kindly provide the exact reference and authenticity.

  • 17 September

    When reciting Quran, seek from Allah Ta’ala alone

    Question What is the reference for this narration? Can it be quoted? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Anyone who recites the Quran let him ask [all his needs] by it from Allah alone. For soon such people will come who will recite the Qur’an and ask from people”

June, 2018

  • 27 June

    Caution against having the incorrect intention when seeking knowledge

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration please: Sayyiduna Ka’b ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever seeks knowledge in order to compete with the ‘Ulama, or to debate with the foolish, or to draw people’s attention, Allah will put him into Jahannam.”

February, 2018

December, 2017

  • 1 December

    Ikhlas is protection from ostentation and shirk

    Question Who is this statement attributed to and could you mention the reference please? ترك العمل من أجل الناس رياء والعمل من أجل الناس شرك والإخلاص أن يعافيك الله عنهما

November, 2017

October, 2017

July, 2017

June, 2017

  • 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

December, 2016

  • 15 December

    Doing deeds only for Allah’s sake

    Question I heard part of a Hadith (to this effect): “One who loves for Allah’s sake and hates for Allah’s sake… will enter jannah.” I cannot recall the other two actions.