The Hadith Pertaining to the Spy of the Dajjal – Sahih Muslim

May 24, 2015


بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Book 041, Number 7028: Narrated by Fatimah bint Qais رضي الله عنها …So I set out towards that mosque and observed prayer along with Allah’s Messenger (صلى الله عليه و سلم) and I was in the row of the women which was near the row of men. When Allah’s Messenger (صلى […]

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Definition of Asceticism – The Three Types of Zuhd

May 24, 2015


It is reported that Ibrāhīm b. Ad-ham – Allāh have mercy on him – said: Zuhd (abstinence from materialism, asceticism) is of three types: (i) obligatory zuhd, (ii) virtuous zuhd and (iii) zuhd for safety. Obligatory zuhd is to abstain from what is forbidden (harām); virtuous zuhd is to be disinterested in what is allowed […]

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Qaasim al-Joo’ee’s beneficial Advise on Five Matters

May 8, 2015


Qaasim al-Joo’ee said: “I advise you with five matters: (1) when you are treated unjustly, do not behave unjustly; (2) when you are praised do not become happy; (3) when you are criticised, do not become upset; (4) when you are not believed, do not become angry; and (5) if the people act deceitfully towards […]

If Ghosts don’t exist, then what are the visions of Ghosts that we see?

April 5, 2015


Q. Since the dead do not return from their graves, what are the visions of a ‘ghost’?  A. Islam explains the realm of the unseen: the jinn. The jinn are creations of Allah that live in the world parallel to us. Jinn is an Arabic word derived from the verb, Janna, which means to conceal […]

Posted in: Islam, Jinn, Life, Spirit (Ruh)


March 31, 2015


The messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said: “Fear Allah regarding women! Indeed, they are committed with you and you have taken them on the security of Allah, and intercourse with them has been made lawful unto you by words of Allah. Their rights upon you are that you should provide them […]

What Are The Jinn?

March 31, 2015


Allah has created at least two beings that have the freedom of choice: Mankind and Jinn. Animals, birds, and other organisms do not have this freedom. They can only do what they were created to do. They can only obey Allah. The angels do not have this freedom either. They were created to obey Allah […]

Three Great Rivers for the People of Sins to Purify themselves in this World

March 17, 2015


Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah, رحمه الله: “For the people of sins there are three great rivers with which they purify themselves in this world and if these do not suffice in purifying them, then they are purified in the river of Hell-fire on the Day of Judgment: 1. A river of sincere repentance 2. A river […]


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