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Tag Archives: Statements of the pious

July, 2018

  • 18 July

    Seek an excuse for your brother

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? Ja’far ibn Muhammad As Sadiq said: “If something that you dislike reaches you about your brother then search for an excuse for him, up to seventy excuses. If it hits the mark, [then good]. If not, Then say, ‘Perhaps he has an excuse that I am not aware of.'”

  • 10 July

    Interact with humans as you would with fire

    Question Respected scholars who is this attributed to and please mention the reference? “Interact with humans as you would with fire. Draw warmth from them but don’t get burnt in the process. (i.e. Take the good and avoid the bad)

  • 9 July

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) disliked people showing off with ‘ibadah

    Question Is the following authentic and if so what is meant by it? Imam Ibrahim An Nakha’i (rahimahullah) said about the Salaf: “When in a gathering, they used to dislike a person showing the best of what he has”

  • 6 July

    Shaytan will overpower man in three ways

    Question Kindly provide the reference for this narration: عن خيثمة قال: كان يقال إن الشيطان يقول ما غلبني عليه ابن آدم فلن يغلبني على ثلاث أن يأخذ مالا من غير حقه أو أن يمنعه من حقه أو أن يضعه في غير حقه

June, 2018

  • 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

April, 2018

March, 2018