Category Archives: Modesty

Keeping company with good people is one of the best of deeds that bring one closer to Allaah…


Shaykh ‘Abd al-‘Azeez ibn Baaz (rahimahullaah) said: “Keeping company with good people is one of the best of deeds that bring one closer to Allaah, and is one of the best means of attaining blessing. On the other hand, keeping … Continue reading

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Marry A Woman With Deen


The Messenger (sallal-laahu-alayhi-wasallam) said: ‘A woman is married for four things, i.e., her wealth, her family status, her beauty and her religion. So you should marry the woman with religion, (otherwise) you will be a loser.’ Imaam Muhammad Bin Saaleh Al-Uthaimeen … Continue reading

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Women Going To The Masjid


It is legislated for the woman to perform her prayers in her house, for this is from the prescribed Islamic duties (relate to the affairs of) the household. The prayer of the woman in her house is better than her … Continue reading

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Is the Home a prison for the Muslim Women? Shaykh ’Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah)


Question: Is there any advice for those women who believe that the home is a prison (for them)? Sheikh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen, may Allaah have mercy upon him, says: “Yes, that which I say to those women is that … Continue reading

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To Be Shy From Speaking the Truth is Merely to Be Weak


Question: My complaint is that a feeling of fear or dread overcomes me when I want to remove an evil or when I want to ask a question to gain knowledge. What is the cure to this condition? Answer: This … Continue reading

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Patience in lowering the gaze


Ibn al-Qayyim (rahimahullaah) said: “Looking is the origin of most of the problems that befall man, because looking generates thoughts, then thoughts generate ideas, and ideas generate desires, and desires generate will, which then becomes stronger and becomes firm resolve, … Continue reading

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Difference between Hijab, Niqab and clothes of showing off


Third question of Fatwa no. 3618|(Part No. 17; Page No. 169) Q 3: What is the ruling on Hijab (veil)? What is the difference between Hijab and Niqab? Finally, what is hijab of fame? A: Hijab is the Wajib (obligatory) … Continue reading

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Unrestrained Glances


Ibn al-Qayyim (may Allaah have mercy on him) said: “The more looks follow one another, the more the heart becomes attached, like water with which a tree is irrigated. If too much water is given the tree is damaged. Similarly … Continue reading

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The ruling on women who are clothed yet naked!


The second question of Fatwa no. 8487 Q2: Is it permissible to consider scantily-dressed women as Kafirs (disbelievers), for the Prophet (peace be upon him) said about them: They will not enter Jannah (Paradise) or even smell its fragrance… ? … Continue reading

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“…then he ends up doing whatever he wants and saying whatever he likes”


Abu Hatim said: If a person’s haya’ is strengthened, his honour becomes fortified, his bad deeds become buried and his goodness becomes widespread. But when a person’s haya’ goes away, his very happiness goes away. And if his happiness leaves … Continue reading

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