Knowing the Prophet · More Than 1000 Sunnan · Sunnah

[Sunnah Series] Reflecting on the Blessings of Allah

Constantly remember the blessings of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, as the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Reflect on the blessings of Allah and do not reflect about *Allah.” [* It means that do not reflect on those things that humans cannot understand, like the reality of Allah’s Attributes, etc.] From the things that are… Continue reading [Sunnah Series] Reflecting on the Blessings of Allah

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

And Remember Him As He Has Guided You

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 198 – 199 (Part 2) Part 1 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “And remember Him as He has guided you, and verily, you were, before, of those who were astray.” It is said that one should remember Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala… Continue reading And Remember Him As He Has Guided You

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Commercial Transactions during Hajj

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 198 - 199 (Part 1) This ayah was revealed in a particular background of the jahiliyyah [days of ignorance] when the people of Arabia had distorted all rules of worship and social dealings by injecting in them absurd customs. They transformed… Continue reading Commercial Transactions during Hajj

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Encouragement for Righteous Deeds

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 197 (Part 2) Part 1 After proclaiming basic ihraam prohibitions, the sentence, “And whatever good you do -  Allah knows it,” instructs that abstaining from sins and the contravention of the ihraam during the blessed days of Hajj and at sacred… Continue reading The Encouragement for Righteous Deeds

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

The Incident of Splitting of the Prophet’s Chest

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 One day little Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was playing with his foster brothers when Angel Jibreel [Gabriel] ‘alayhi salaam descended, laid him on the ground, and split his chest. He then took out his heart… Continue reading The Incident of Splitting of the Prophet’s Chest

Knowing the Prophet · More Than 1000 Sunnan · Sunnah

[Sunnah Series] Combining Multiple Acts of Worship

The way to utilize a single opportunity to perform multiple acts of worship is only known to those who know how to manage their time. [How can a Seeker of Knowledge Organize His Time?] Here are some examples: When you go to the Masjid, either walking or by car, this act of going is worship,… Continue reading [Sunnah Series] Combining Multiple Acts of Worship

Knowing the Prophet · More Than 1000 Sunnan · Sunnah

[Sunnah Series] Leaving a Gathering

Say the du’a for atonement of the gathering:   A Muslim attends many gathering during the course of the day and night. Here are a few examples: When you eat, no doubt you will speak with whoever is sitting with you When you see a person who is your friend or neighbor, you would speak… Continue reading [Sunnah Series] Leaving a Gathering

Dhul Hijjah · Hajj · Islamic Months

Hajj to the House: Virtues and Secrets

It is a sign of the infinite mercy of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala towards His slaves that He has legislated for them several acts of obedience, opened the gates of mercy before them, encouraged them to attain His reward and invited them to draw closer to Him. When they do so, in turn, He will… Continue reading Hajj to the House: Virtues and Secrets