Category Archives: Time

Occupying Oneself With Some Activity Or Useful Knowledge


Among the means of warding off anxieties arising out of nervousness and the preoccupation of the heart with some sorrowful things: occupying oneself with one activity or another, or with some useful knowledge. This is because doing that will distract … Continue reading

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“Know that this world is the harvest field of the hereafter…”


Narrated Ibn Abbas (radiallaahu anhu) that the Prophet (sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallaam) said, “There are two blessings which many people lose: (they are) Health and Free Time for doing good.” [Sahih Bukhari Volume 8 Hadeeth 421] Ibn Al-Jawzi (rahimahullaah) said: … Continue reading

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Time of beginning I‘tikaf in the Masjid


Q 5: When someone wants to observe I‘tikaf (seclusion for worship in a Masjid) during the last ten days of Ramadan, what is the time of beginning I‘tikaf in the Masjid and the time of ending it?  A: Al-Bukhari and … Continue reading

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Advice Concerning the Usage of Time


The Shaykh was asked, “What are your guidelines concerning usage of time, and protecting it from being wasted?” He answered saying, “It is necessary for a student of knowledge to protect his time from being wasted. Time-wasting occurs in a number … Continue reading

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