Author Archives: FollowingtheSunnah

Seeking Forgiveness  Early in the Morning

Seeking forgiveness  Early in the Morning استغفر اللهAstaghfirullaah TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya From Saeed bin Abi Burda from his father from his grandfather who said that the Messenger of Allaah ﷺ came while we were sitting and said:ما أصبحْتُ غداةً قطُّ إلَّا استغفرتُ اللهَ تعالى فيها مائةَ مرةٍ‘I never reached early morning except that I had […]

The Father is a Role Model

The Father is a Role Model TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh AbdulAziz bin Abdullaah Bin Baz (d. 1420 A.H.) -Rahimahullaah- said: ‘O worshipper of Allaah it is upon you to be a good example for your children and to race to that which pleases Allaah;In being continuous upon goodness, and being upright upon that which pleases […]

Intellect Cannot Oppose the Sunnah

Intellect Cannot Opposethe Sunnah TranslatedbyAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Rabee bin Hadi al-Madkhali said: ‘Whoever has intellect and true Eemaan will not oppose the Sunnah of the Messenger -alayhi as-Salat wa as-Salam, no one opposes it except a person with foolish intellect or a crazy person – and Allaah’s refuge is sought- who follows his desires; […]

A Good Ending

A Good Endingحُسن الخاتمة Translated byAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen said: ‘The goal of having a good ending is not that you die whilst you are in the masjid, or while you are upon a prayer mat, or you die with a Qur’aan in your hands. Indeed the best of all creation […]

A Sign that Your Ramadan was Accepted

A Sign that Your Ramadan was Accepted TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya Al-Hafidh Ibn Rajab (d. 795 A.H.)  -Rahimuhullaah said: معاودةُ الصيام ، بعدَ صيام رمضان ، علامةٌ على قَبولِ صومِ رمضان ، فإنَّ الله إذا تقبل عملَ عبدٍ ، وفّقهُ لعملٍ صالحٍ بَعدهُ . ‘Being acoustomed to fasting after Ramadan is a sign that the fasting […]