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Black Magic (Sihr) Witchcraft and Satanic Jinn Possession

November 9, 2014


People who have had experience with such situations have related that the following are among the signs of a person who is possessed by jinn (or Satan): – Strong repulsion when hearing Qur’aan or Aathaan (call for prayers). – Episodes of losing consciousness and/or epileptic attacks, especially when Qur’aan is recited for the possessed person. […]

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

November 8, 2014


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 Disease Of Envy & Hate

October 18, 2014


1• Envy is one of the major sins which is bound to destroy good deeds as fast as the fire burns the wood and dry grass to ashes. “Jealousy eats away at good deeds, just as fire eats away at firewood.” [Sunan Ibn Majah] 2• Envy was described as a sickness by the Prophet, sallallahu […]

How to benefit from the 99 Names of Allaah

June 18, 2014


Shaikh Dr. ‘Abdur-Razaq al-badr حفظه الله:» The Prophet said in a hadeeth reported in the two Saheehs’ from Aboo Hurairah “Allaah has ninety-nine names, a hundred except one. Whoever memorises and is mindful of them (ahsaahaa) will enter Paradise.” However, ‘… memorising and being mindful of them …’ (ihsaa), is not merely to take these […]

Does faith increase and decrease according to Ahl al-Sunnah wa’l-Jamaa’ah?

February 3, 2014


Q. What is the definition of eemaan (faith) according to Ahl al-Sunnah wa’l-Jamaa’ah? Does it increase and decrease? A. Praise be to Allaah.  According to Ahl al-Sunnah wa’l-Jamaa’ah, eemaan (faith) is “belief in the heart, words on the tongue and actions of the body.”  This includes three things: 1.     Belief in the heart 2.     Words […]

Suffering From Weak Faith

December 9, 2013


Q. I have been a religious person for several years, but for a few months I have been feeling that my mind and heart are devoid of faith and will power. This matter is tormenting me and I said to myself that perhaps this is a touch from the Shaytaan or something like that, and […]

Is faith in the heart sufficient for a person to be a Muslim?

November 15, 2013


Q. Is faith in the heart sufficient for a person to be a Muslim, without praying, fasting or paying zakaah?. A. Praise be to Allaah.Faith in the heart is not sufficient without prayer etc. Rather it is obligatory to believe in one’s heart that Allah is One, with no partner or associate, and that He is one’s Lord and […]