Category Archives: Tawakkul

Do Not Let Grief And Worry Make Your Short Life Shorter


(Last Chapter) The intelligent person knows that  his real life is the life he lives in happiness and tranquility, and that it is very short indeed. Therefore, he should not make it shorter by allowing grief and moaning over troubles … Continue reading

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Imagining Worst Situations


Among the most beneficial things that remove worries and anxieties when a calamity befalls a person, is for him to struggle to lighten its difficulties by imagining the worst possible thing that would have happened to him, and to try … Continue reading

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Forgetting The Unpleasant Things That Have Passed


Among the necessary causes of happiness and cessation of grief and worry, is striving to remove the things that bring about grief, and acquire those that bring about happiness. This is achieved by forgetting the unpleasant things that have passed … Continue reading

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Firmness Of The Heart And Reliance On Allaah


Among the greatest cures to nervous and mental disorders, and even other illnesses of the body, is the firmness of the heart and its strength and lack of its being troubled and pertubed by illusions and imaginations brought about by … Continue reading

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when the heart knows


“The meaning of tawakkul (trusting in Allaah), its levels, and what was said concerning it” Shaykh Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawziyyah (rahimahullaah) comments: “It was said: ‘it is when the heart knows that the Lord is sufficient for the slave’ ‘if he … Continue reading

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The more the Eemaan, the more the Tawakkul


“Allaah! Laa ilaaha illa Huwa (none has the right to be worshipped but He). And in Allaah (Alone) therefore, let the believers put their trust”  [Surat ut-Taghaabun, 64:13] Shaykh ‘Abd ur-Rahmaan as-Sa’dee (rahimahullaah) comments: “{And in Allah (Alone) therefore, let … Continue reading

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Despite your weakness


“Thus, whatever is for him from it, it will come to him despite his weakness” Shaykh Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawziyyah(rahimahullaah) says: “The one who entrusts his affair to Allaah does not do so except because of his wish that He decrees … Continue reading

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Allaah will take care of them


“And put your trust in Allah, and Sufficient is Allaah as a Wakeel (Trustee, or Disposer of affairs)” [Surat ul-Ahzaab, 33:3] Shaykh ‘Abd ur-Rahmaan as-Sa’dee (rahimahullaah) comments: “{and Sufficient is Allaah as a Wakeel}: you entrust the affairs to Him, … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week


Imaam Ibnul Qayyim (rahimahullaah) said: “The greatest of reliance and trust in Allaah, is to have reliance and trust with regards to Hidaayah, and in actualizing Tawheed, and making ittibaah of the Messenger (sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallaam), and striving against … Continue reading

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Closer than everything else


“And whosoever puts his trust in Allaah, then He will suffice him. Verily, Allaah will accomplish His purpose. Indeed Allaah has set a measure for all things” [Surat ut-Talaaq, 65:3] Shaykh ‘Abd ur-Rahmaan as-Sa’dee (rahimahullaah) comments: “{And whosoever puts his … Continue reading

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