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He prayed in a direction opposite to the Qiblah out of ignorance

October 15, 2017

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Q. I am a young man working in Makkah, and my family is in Jeddah. I used to stay in Makkah from Saturday till Wednesday, and on Thursday and Friday I would go to my family in Jeddah. One week I went to Jeddah, and found that my father had changed the design of the room […]

Difference between Major Sins and Minor Sins

May 9, 2017

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Q. Can you explain to me the difference between major sins and minor sins? A. Praise be to Allah Ibn al-Qayyim (may Allah have mercy on him) said: “Sins may be divided into minor sins and major sins, according to the texts of the Qur’an and Sunnah, the consensus of the early generations, and how they […]

The Story of Abu Mihjan (Radhiallahu anhu) – One of the Companions of the Prophet (Sallallahu alaihi wasallam)

November 8, 2014

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Abu Mihjan (RA) was one of the companions of the Prophet (SAW). This Sahaabi was suffering from an addiction to drinking wine. He was brought and flogged, then brought and flogged again, but he knew that this problem did not relieve him of his duty to strive for the cause of Islam. So he went […]

The True Miskeen (Loser)

November 7, 2014

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Ibn ul-Jawzee said: “By Allah, one should implement what he knows for it is indeed the greatest foundation. And the miskeen, the true miskeen is the one who wasted his life learning what he does not practice, thus he looses the pleasures of the dunyah and the goodies of the akhirah, in addition to coming […]

Are You a Muslim Who Doesn’t Pray?

November 5, 2014

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You want to pray, but you just.. Can’t. Perhaps you’ve always wanted to be one of those people who pray.. It seems so easy for some. They just get up and do it. Perhaps you were one of those people at one time, but now.. Not so much. Something inside you is broken. Scratch that.. […]

The Sign of Sickness of the Limbs [Ibn Qudaamah al-Maqdisee]

October 31, 2014

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Imaam Ibn Qudaamah Al-Maqdisee said: “Know that every limb was created to perform a specific action; So a sign of its sickness is when guilt is established for performing that action or when it occurs with some type of confusion. The sign of sickness of the hand is when it is guilty for striking unlawfully; […]

18 Benefits of (Salah) Prayer [Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah]

October 26, 2014

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Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah [d.751] (Rahimahullah) stated: – 1 – Prayer is something that causes one to receive sustenance. – 2 – It is something that safeguards one’s physical health. – 3 – It keeps away harmful things. – 4 – It casts away illnesses. – 5 – It strengthens the heart. – 6 – It […]