Category Manners

Reasons for Limiting to Only One Wife

Reasons for Limiting to Only One Wife TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Muhammad Ibn al-Uthaymeen (d.1421 A.H.) said: ‘Some of the people of knowledge held the opinion that it is better to limit one self to one wife, the reasons they give are: 1 – That it is safer for a husband’s responsibility for his wife […]

Perfection in a Wife?

Perfection in a Wife? Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Muhammad Ibn al-Uthaymeen (d.1421 A.H.) said: ‘Indeed many husbands want their wives to be perfect. This matter is not possible, so due to that husbands fall into worry and concern and are incapable of enjoyment and delight with their wives, and perhaps this could lead […]

Scholars respecting Scholars

Scholars respecting Scholars              [ تعظيمُ العلماءِ للعلماءِ ] TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya‏Al-Khatli said:‏‘I saw a Shaykh riding in Mina, another Shaykh leading the ride and another Shaykh guiding the riding animal from behind.They were both saying: ‘Make space for the Shaykh.’I asked: ‘Who is the rider?’It was said: ‘It is al-Awza’ee.’I asked: ‘Who is the one […]

Our Good Deeds are by the Mercy of Allaah Ta’ala

Our Good Deeds are by the Mercy of Allaah Ta’ala Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah -rahimullaah- said: َيَجِبُّ أن يَعلَـمَ العَبـدُّ أنَّ عَمَلَـهُ مِن الحَسَنَـاتِ هُـوَ بِفَـضلِ اللَّهِ وَرَحمَتِـه ومِن نِعمَتِـهِ كَمَـا قَـالَ أهـلُ الجَنَّـةِ :*﴿ الحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي هَدَانَا لِهَذَا وَمَا كُنَّا لِنَهتَدِيَّ لَولَا أَن هَـدَانَا اللَّهُ ﴾* ‘It is […]

Seeking Treatment through Hunger

Seeking Treatment through Hunger TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Al-Albaani said: ‘Indeed I starved my self hungry towards the end of the year 1379 A.H. for forty days continously. I did not take any food whatsoever during that time, nothing entered inside my throat except water! That was in search of a cure from some illnesses, […]