Category Archives: ILM|Knowledge

Invoking Difference of Opinion


Allāh taʿālā said: And this is my path, leading straight, so follow it and follow not the other paths for they will lead you astray from His path. This He instructs you that you may protect (yourselves, have taqwā). Meaning … Continue reading

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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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Imaamul Aajurry on the Characteristics of the People of the Qur’aan


Bismillahi Wal Hamdullillah Was Salaatu Was Salaamu ‘Alaa Rasoolillahi Ammaa Ba’d: From the many people who claim to call to the Qur’aan and implementing it in these times, few are those whos call is in accordance with that which we … Continue reading

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Acting Upon Knowledge


Question: What is your advice regarding acting upon knowledge? Answer by Shaikh Al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah): It is mandatory that a person acts upon his knowledge, because the fruit of knowledge is action. If a person does not act upon his knowledge, … 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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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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The Etiquettes and Attributes Necessary for the Du`aat to Acquire and the Behaviour Which Should Be Present in Them


The Shaykh Abdullaah Ibn Adul Azeez Ibn Baaz (rahimahullaah)  says: The ettiquettes of the Duaat and the characteristics which are necessary for them have been explained by Allaah The mighty and Majestic in many different ayaat in different places in … Continue reading

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