Category Purification of the Soul

I Have Become Old and Weak

I Have Become Old and Weak Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya From Umm Hani bint Abu Talib who said: ‘The Messenger of Allaah walked past me so I said: ‘Indeed I have become old and weak – or something similar to this – then he ordered me with an action which I should do while […]

Protection from Evil of Envy & the Eye

Protection from Evil of Envy & the Eye TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Ibn al-Uthaymeen -Rahimahullaah- said: “The person seeking protection from the evil of Hassad (envy) and from the evil of ‘Ain (evil eye), can do so: 1) with reliance upon Allaah, the Magnificent and Majestic. In doing so, he does not give any attention […]

From the Consequence of Seeking Forgiveness is Enjoyment of Life

From the Consequence of Seeking Forgiveness is Enjoyment of Life Allaah Ta’ala said:وَأَنِ اسْتَغْفِرُوا رَبَّكُمْ ثُمَّ تُوبُوا إِلَيْهِ يُمَتِّعْكُمْ مَتَاعًا حَسَنًا إِلَى أَجَلٍ مُسَمًّى 《And seek forgiveness from your Lord, and turn to Him in repentance, that He may grant you good enjoyment, for an appointed term 》[Surah Hud: 3] Imam Muhammad Ameen al-Shanqiti (d.1393 […]

How to Conquer a Whole City

How to Conquer a Whole City ‏                        Translated                               By               Abbas Abu Yahya Ibn al-Qayyim said:” مخالفة الهوى تورث العبد قوة في بدنه وقلبه ولسانه ، وقال بعض السلف:” الغالب لهواه أشد من الذي يفتح المدينة وحده “.‘Opposing following one’s desires breeds strength into the body of the worshipper, his heart and upon his tongue. Some […]

Supplicating to Allaah

Supplicating to Allaah TranslatedbyAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh ul Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah -Rahimahullaah- said: The Salaf of the Ummah are in agreement, that Dua is the greatest means for achieving  one’s requests and repelling fear. The people have learnt through experience, that whoever was not supplicating to Allaah then he would end up supplicating to Allaah’s […]