Tag Archives: Tambihul Ghafilin

May, 2021

  • 26 May

    A follow up query regarding sitting in the company of people affects a person

    Question What is the authenticity of this statement and who said it? Whomsoever sits and spends time in the company of eight types of people, Allah Ta’ala will increase him in certain qualities: Whoever spends time in the company of the wealthy, Allah Ta’ala will increase his love and inclination for this world….

April, 2021

February, 2021

  • 11 February

    The qualities and signs of an ostentatious person

    Question Could you kindly give a reference for this? It is narrated that Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “There are four qualities of a show-off; He is lazy when alone, he is [only] active when among people, he [only] increases in deeds if he is praised and he decreases actions when admonished.”

November, 2019

  • 25 November

    An unreliable narration regarding the punishment of those who criticise and backbite

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? عن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله تعالى عنه , أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم , قال: ليلة أسري بي إلى السماء مررت بقوم يقطع اللحم من جنوبهم ثم يلقمونه ثم يقال لهم كلوا ما كنتم تأكلون من لحم أخيكم فقلت: يا جبريل من هؤلاء؟ قال: هؤلاء من أمتك الهمازون اللمازون يعني المغتابين

December, 2018

  • 11 December

    ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) explains how a person will know when he is pious

    Question Kindly provide the reference for this narration: A man asked Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha): “When will I know that I am pious?’ She said: ‘When you realise that you are a sinner.’ He said: ‘And when will I realise I am a sinner?’ She replied: ‘When you think you are pious.'”

July, 2018

December, 2017

  • 6 December

    Meeting Allah when you have violated the right of someone

    Question Who is this statement attributed to and could you please mention the reference? إنك أن تلقى الله عز وجل بسبعين ذنباً فيما بينك وبينه أهون عليك من أن تلقاه بذنب واحد فيما بينك وبين العباد

November, 2017

  • 24 November

    Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) explains the rights of a child over his father

    Question Please tell me the authenticity and the source of the following: A man brought his son to Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu anhu) and said: “My son does not obey me, he is disobedient to me”. Hearing this Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: ‘Do you not fear Allah regarding disobedience to parents?’ Sayyiduna ‘Umar then mentioned the rights of a father …

  • 14 November

    A du’a to recite when one is unable to stop evil?

    Question What is the status of this narration? وروي عن بعض الصحابة رضي الله تعالى عنه , أنه قال: إذا رأى أحد منكم منكرا لا يستطيع النكير عليه، فليقل ثلاث مرات اللهم إن هذا منكر فلا تؤاخذني به، فإذا قال ذلك فله ثواب من أمر بالمعروف ونهى عن المنكر

June, 2017

  • 13 June

    The book Admonishment of the neglectful

    Question I have a kitab called Admonishment of the neglectful, it is the translation of the kitab Tanbihul ghafilin. Is it an authentic kitab and can I teach this kitab to others?

April, 2017

  • 29 April

    Sitting in the company of people affects a person

    Question Could you confirm the source of this? :يقال :من جلس مع ثمانية أصناف من الناس، زاده الله ثمانية أشياء من جلس مع الأغنياء، زاده الله حب الدنيا والرغبة فيها ومن جلس مع الفقراء، زاده الله الشكر والرضا بقسمة الله تعالى ومن جلس مع السلطان، زاده الله الكبر، وقساوة القلب ومن جلس مع النساء، زاده الله الجهل، والشهوة، والميل إلى …

October, 2016

  • 14 October

    Sayyiduna ‘Umar’s wife raises her voice

    Question Can this incident be quoted? A man once came to complain about his wife to Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu). However when he got to the door he heard Ummu Kulthum (radiyallahu ‘anha) raising her voice to Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu). He said to himself, I am coming to complain regarding my wife whereas Sayyiduna ‘Umar is going …

September, 2015

  • 14 September

    The chain for the incident of ‘Alqamah

    Question In your answer regarding the incident of the Sahabi (‘alqamah) who couldn’t recite the shahadah at the time of death, you provided two references; Tabarani and Tambihul Ghafilin. I cannot seem to locate the narration in Tabarani. Could you please provide me with the exact reference and page number? Also the narration in Tambihul Ghafilin does not contain the …