The virtues and benefits of Durood

Divine blessings on Sayyiduna Rasoolullah (Sallal Laahu Alaihi Wasallim) is the highest and the most meritorious act in our Deen. This “Divine Blessings” is called Durood Shareef. When Almighty Allah sends Durood and Salaams upon Sayyiduna Rasoolullah (Sallal Laahu Alaihi Wasallim), He is actually blessing him. When the Malaa’ikah and the Muslims send Durood and … Continue reading The virtues and benefits of Durood

Shari’ah – The Way To God

Aspirations and Antagonisms There can be little doubt that today, as Islam steadily surges forward, powerful and decisive in directing and shaping the flow of events in the Muslim countries, the world is witnessing a phenomenon of far-reaching importance to its future. In this whole movement of Islamic resurgence, nothing stands out as more symbolic … Continue reading Shari’ah – The Way To God

Innovators splitting the Ummah

Imaam ash-Shaatibee (rahimahullaah) said in al-I'tisaam (1/40-45): ‘And Ibn Wahb said: "I heard Maalik saying: There is no verse in the Book of Allaah that is harder upon those in disagreement amongst the People of Desires than this verse: On the Day (i.e. the Day of Resurrection) when some faces will become white and some faces … Continue reading Innovators splitting the Ummah

Benefits and virtues of Fajr prayer

[Fajr | Zuhr | Asr | Maghrib | Isha] 1. Quran وَالْفَجْرِ By the dawn. (Al-Fajr 89:1) وَالصُّبْحِ إِذَا تَنَفَّسَ And by the dawn when it breathes. (At-Takwir 81:18) وَأَقِمِ الصَّلَاةَ طَرَفَيِ النَّهَارِ وَزُلَفًا مِّنَ اللَّيْلِ ۚ إِنَّ الْحَسَنَاتِ يُذْهِبْنَ السَّيِّئَاتِ ۚ ذَٰلِكَ ذِكْرَىٰ لِلذَّاكِرِينَ And establish prayer at the two ends of the day … Continue reading Benefits and virtues of Fajr prayer

Forbidden practices in Islam

Contents Introduction Shirk: associating partners in worship with Allaah Grave-worship Sacrificing to anything other than Allaah Allowing what Allaah has forbidden and forbidding what Allaah has allowed Magic, fortune-telling and divination Astrology, or believing that the stars and planets have an influence on people’s lives and events Believing that certain things can bring benefit when … Continue reading Forbidden practices in Islam

In the heart of your heart

As-salamu `alaykum wa Rahmatullah قُلْ هَلْ نُنَبِّئُكُم بِالْأَخْسَرِينَ أَعْمَالًاالَّذِينَ ضَلَّ سَعْيُهُمْ فِي الْحَيَاةِ الدُّنْيَا وَهُمْ يَحْسَبُونَ أَنَّهُمْ يُحْسِنُونَ صُنْعًا “Say: Shall We tell you the greatest losers in respect of (their) deeds? Those whose efforts have been wasted in this life while they thought that they were acquiring good by their deeds!”  [al-Kahf: 103-104] This … Continue reading In the heart of your heart