Category Manners

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, […]

Be Careful of Belittling these People

Be Careful of Belittling these People Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya The great Imam Tawoos bin kaysaan said: ‘It is from the Sunnah to respect four types of people: The scholarThe elderlyThe one in authorityThe father.’ [From: ‘Sharh as-Sunnah’ by Baghawi 13/43]

Waiting for relief from hardships

Waiting for relief from hardships Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Ibn Rajab -rahimullaah -said ‏”انتظار الفرج عبادة فإن البلاء لا يدوم” ‘Waiting for relief from hardships is worship because calamities are not continous.’ [Majmoo Rasail Ibn Rajab 3/155] ‏ قال ابن رجب – رحمه الله تعالى -: ‏”انتظار الفرج عبادة فإن البلاء لا يدوم”‏‏ {مجموع […]