Browsing All Posts filed under »Salaah«

Importance of Reflection and Taking Stock of Oneself

January 9, 2017

0

Q. I have recently begun a form of reflective mediation every night after ‘Isha prayer. I sit in silence focusing on my breathing and I reflect on my past, the sins I have committed, and the good deeds I have done. I then focus on the future and what do I need to do to […]

Blessings of Ramadaan (Ibn al-Qayyim al-Jawzee)

June 22, 2015

0

Ibn al-Jawzee [Rahimahullaah]: “O my dear brother, in this month all faults and mistakes are concealed, all souls and hearts are softened, sins and burdens are forgiven, and Allah `azza wa jall relieves every sad and troubled one. He says to His angels, ‘O My Angels, look at those dry tongues, how they become moist […]

The Ultimate Ramadan Dua (Supplication) List

June 21, 2015

1

DUA 1: للّهُـمَّ إِنِّي أَعْوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الهَـمِّ وَ الْحُـزْنِ، والعًجْـزِ والكَسَلِ والبُخْـلِوالجُـبْنِ وضَلْـعِ الـدَّيْنِ وغَلَبَـةِ الرِّجال Allahumma inni ‘audhubika min al-hammi wal huzani,wal ‘ajzi wal kasali, wal bukhli wal jubni, wa dala’ad-dayni wa ghalabatir-rijâl. (O Allah, I take refuge in You from anxiety and sorrow, weakness and laziness, miserliness and cowardice, the burden of […]

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

March 17, 2015

0

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 […]

Black Magic (Sihr) Witchcraft and Satanic Jinn Possession

November 9, 2014

0

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 Nature of Tongue [Ibn al-Qayyim]

November 7, 2014

0

Ibn al-Qayyim said: “For the tongue does not keep quiet at all. It is either a tongue that remembers or a tongue that is frivolous and it has to be one of these two. It is the nature of the soul; if you do not preoccupy it with truth, it will occupy you with falsehood. […]

COMBATING AGAINST SIHR, EVIL EYE AND JINN

November 6, 2014

1

One of the greatest means of protecting and combating oneself against the evil effects of witchcraft, evil eye/envy and jinn is to persist in regularly reciting the Adhkaar. They prevent against witchcraft, evil eye/envy and jinn possession before it happens, protecting one against it and warding off its evil, and remedying it if it does […]