TAWASSUL AND WASEELAH TYPES AND THE BLIND MAN HADEETH

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم   Praise be to Allaah. What is meant by tawassul and waseelah is four things: the kind of tawassul without which faith cannot be complete, which is seeking to reach Allaah (tawassul) by believing in Him and His Messengers, and obeying Him and His Messenger, This is what is meant in … More TAWASSUL AND WASEELAH TYPES AND THE BLIND MAN HADEETH

POSITIVE THINKING THROUGH THE ISLAMIC LENS

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Islam teaches us to direct the act reflection (tafakkur), or deep thought, towards the signs of Allah, the names and attributes of Allah, to his blessings and wonders, to hope in the Hereafter, and to optimism. By controlling our thought processes in a positive manner, we can increase the effectiveness of our prayers … More POSITIVE THINKING THROUGH THE ISLAMIC LENS

AL-RUQYAH AL-SHARIAH VS AL-RUQYAH AL-SHIRKIYYAH

A LETTER OF GREAT CONCERN FOR THE MUSLIMS OF THE GOLD COAST بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم To our Muslim Brothers and Sisters on the Gold Coast, We start by praising Allah Ta’ala, as only He should be praised, and may the peace and blessings of Allah Ta’ala be upon his last and final Messenger Muhammad … More AL-RUQYAH AL-SHARIAH VS AL-RUQYAH AL-SHIRKIYYAH

RIYA – THE HIDDEN SHIRK – SHOWING OFF

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Riyaa is showing off and can include the desire to seek praise or a reputation. It includes worrying what people think of oneself. Showing-off includes one’s deeds for someone else’s sake when they should be done for the sake of Allah (SWT). Ibn ‘Abbas said: “Riyaa is more hidden than a … More RIYA – THE HIDDEN SHIRK – SHOWING OFF

10 REASONS FOR GAINING THE LOVE OF ALLAH

Ten reasons for gaining the love of Allah These reasons are mentioned by Imam ibn Al-Qayyim (رحمه الله) in his great book, Madarij As-Salikin.   The first reason: Reciting the Qur`an with deep contemplation in its meanings and its purposes; this is like thinking deeply in the book that the servant memorizes and expounds on … More 10 REASONS FOR GAINING THE LOVE OF ALLAH