Tag Archives: Taqwa

November, 2017

  • 9 November

    Leave what gives you doubt for what gives you no doubt

    Question Is this Hadith sahih? Al-Hasan ibn Ali ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said, “I memorised from Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam): “Leave that which makes you doubt for that which does not make you doubt. The truth brings tranquillity while falsehood sows doubt.”

  • 1 November

    Virtue is based on Taqwa and not ethnicity

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? يا أيها الناس، ألا إن ربكم واحد، وإن أباكم واحد، ألا لا فضل لعربي على عجمي ، ولا لعجمي على عربي، ولا أحمر  على أسود، ولا أسود على أحمر، إلا بالتقوى

October, 2017

  • 19 October

    ‘The one who loves fame has not feared Allah Ta’ala’

    Question Who is this statement attributed to and please mention the reference: ما اتقى الله من أحب الشهرة لا تعمل لتذكر، اكتم الحسنة كما تكتم السيئة

  • 9 October

    Another narration on the advices offered to Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu) before leaving for Yemen

    Question Is this narration correct? بعث النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم معاذا إلى اليمن ، فقال : يا معاذ اتق الله ، وخالق الناس بخلق حسن ، وإذا عملت سيئة ، فأتبعها حسنة فقال : قلت : يا رسول الله لا إله إلا الله من الحسنات ؟ قال : هي من أكبر الحسنات

July, 2017

June, 2017

October, 2016

  • 6 October

    The best of people are the truthful ones with pure clean hearts

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? قيل لرسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: أي الناس أفضل؟ قال: كل مخموم القلب، صدوق اللسان ، قالوا: صدوق اللسان، نعرفه، فما مخموم القلب؟ قال: هو التقي النقي، لا إثم فيه، ولا بغي، ولا غل، ولا حسد

March, 2016

  • 17 March

    There is no harm in having wealth for those who fear Allah

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? “There is no harm in possessing wealth for the one who fear [Allah Ta’ala], but good health for those who fear Allah is even better than wealth, and cheerfulness is a bounty”

September, 2015

  • 22 September

    The Taqwa and simplicity of Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Please relate the incident of Sayyidah Ummud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anha) and Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu), wherein Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) responded that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, Verily, before you is a very difficult pass! The heavily burdened shall not cross through it with ease, so I desire to keep myself light for that passage.

  • 18 September

    Abandoning permissible acts to gain true Taqwa

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A man cannot become pious until he abandons permissible acts in order to save himself from impermissible acts”

  • 4 September

    Barakah in sustenance

    Question Kindly provide an ‘amal (deed that I may carry out) for increase and Barakah in my rizq (sustenance)

May, 2014

  • 9 May

    The mines of taqwa

    Question I have come across the following narration in the kitaab “Irshadul Muluk”. Please give me the reference for this and kindly confirm if the translation is correct: Rasulullah (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: Everything has a mine. The mine of Taqwa is the hearts of the men of Ma’rifat (Allah’s recognition). JazakAllah khayran.

April, 2014