Category Archives: Deeds

The Superiority of Knowledge over Other Righteous Deeds


The Prophet صلى الله عليه و سلم  said: إذا مات ابن آدم إنقطع عمله إلا من ثلاثة: صدقة جارية أو علم ينتفع به أو ولد صالح يدعو له If the son of Adam dies, his actions cease except 3: A … Continue reading

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My Religion has Taught Me


1 – Support of Both Husband & Wife Shaykh Muhammad Bazmool said: ‘A righteous woman may have characteristics which are not pleasing to her husband, however she must not be characterised with that, likewise a righteous man may have characteristics … Continue reading

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If It Is Not Self-Amazement, Then Beware of Love of Praise


Imaam Sufyaan Ath-Thawree (rahimahullaah) said: “Beware of that which corrupts your deeds, for indeed Riyaa is what corrupts your deeds. And if it is not Riyaa, then it may be you being amazed with yourself until it makes you think … Continue reading

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The Four Levels of Striving against Oneself


The First: That a person strives against it by gaining knowledge and following guidance and Allah’s religion, the religion with which a soul has no victory without, nor contentment in the life of this world or the next. If the … Continue reading

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Recognize if your Imaan is Increasing or Decreasing


Shaykh Muhammad Amaan Al Jaami: Abu Dhar said: Whoever does not know that his Imaan increases and decreases is not a person of understanding. Rather it is from understanding in the religion to notice if your Imaan is increasing or … Continue reading

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Carrying out Commandments, Abandoning Prohibitions, Exercising Patience upon Pre-decree


“The believer is commanded to carry out commandments, abandon prohibitions and exercise patience upon what has been pre-decreed” Shaikhul Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullaah) said: The believer is commanded to carry out commandments, abandon prohibitions and exercise patience upon what has … Continue reading

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Careless with regards to the Fajr Prayer


Shaykh Abdur Razzaq: Perhaps some of the people may be frequently immersed in various fields of knowledge, memorization, and studying; but they are negligent, especially concerning the Fajr prayer; they are very negligent concerning it. If this is an obligation, … Continue reading

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Advice to the Husbands who constantly threaten their Wives with Divorce when Angry – By: Shaykh Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah)


Shaykh Uthaymeen: My advice to these men is for them to be men in the true sense of the word, and they should control themselves and not give in to anger. A man said to the Prophet, peace and blessings … Continue reading

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How do you purify your intention when seeking knowledge?


So if someone says to you: How does ikhlaas in seeking knowledge come about? It comes about through a (number) of matters: 1 – It is that in doing that (seeking of knowledge), you have as your intention that you … Continue reading

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Why learn?


Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al Uthaymeen, rahimahullaah, said: “The foundation of knowledge is khashyah (fear and awe) of Allaah, the Most High”. And this statement of Imaam Ahmad is correct: the foundation of knowledge is khashyah of Allaah. And khashyah of … Continue reading

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