Category Archives: Fear

Whoever ponders upon the end results of this worldly life


Imaam Ibnul Jawzee (rahimahullaah) said: Whoever ponders upon the end results of the worldly life will be cautious, and whoever is certain about the long distance of the journey will prepare for the journey.  How amazing is your affair O … Continue reading

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I Don’t want to Learn the Religion because I fear that I Won’t Act upon It


Question:  The questioner says: I fear that if I gain Fiqh (comprehension in the religion that I will not act upon it and thus fall into sin. Answer: This is an argument that is not correct. It has no basis … Continue reading

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Fear of the Jinn – Shaykh Rabee Al Madkhali


Question: Does fearing the Jinn enter into natural fear or not? Answer: Fearing the jinn; if it is inner fear and if it is believed that the jinn can benefit and harm you, then this enters into shirk: ‘And verily, … Continue reading

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“..And let every soul look to what it has put forth for tomorrow..”


Shaykh Abd ar-Razzaq al-Abbaad: All Praise is Due to Allah the Lord of the Universe, He is Alone He has not partners, and I bear witness that there is no Deity worthy of worship except Allah, and I bear witness … Continue reading

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Important means to assist the woman during Ramadan by Sheikh Fawzan


Question: What are the most important means that will assist the woman upon obedience during the month of Ramadan? Answer: (Sheikh Fawzan) The means that will assist the Muslim upon obedience to Allah whether they are male or female are … Continue reading

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Knowledge can Inherit Three Things


Allah raises whoever humbles himself to Allah, and a lot of the claimants to knowledge, the only thing that lead them to where they are at now in being conceited, is Ta’aalum[1], arrogance and being deluded by the little knowledge … Continue reading

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‘O Allah! Do not cause me to become famous but take me back to You!’


‘Abdullah Ibn al-Mubarak: ‘I was in Makkah when the people were afflicted with a drought. So they all came out to Masjid al-Haram for Istisqaa’ (prayer for rain) but they were not granted rain, and to my side was a … Continue reading

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What is the difference between Khash’yah and Khawf?


Khash’yah (Awe) does not (exist), except through Knowledge due to the saying of Allaah: إِنَّمَا يَخْشَى اللَّهَ مِنْ عِبَادِهِ الْعُلَمَاءُ ”It is only those who have knowledge among His slaves that fear Allah. Verily, Allah is All-Mighty, Oft-Forgiving.” [35:28] As … Continue reading

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Fear of sinning before and after any action


From the morals and manners of the Salaf was their deep fear of Allaah in the beginning and at the conclusion of any action. In the beginning they would fear that the action would involve them in sin and punishment, … Continue reading

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The Position of The Muslim During Calamities


Allah subhaanahu wa ta’ala (praise and exhalation be to Him) tests his servants with good and evil to make clear where they stand when it befalls them. There are some who repent to their Lord and consider these calamities and … Continue reading

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