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Forget not Allah, before He makes you forget yourselves

Allah Ta’ala says: وَلَا تَكُونُوا كَالَّذِينَ نَسُوا اللَّهَ فَأَنسَاهُمْ أَنفُسَهُمْ ۚ أُولَٰئِكَ هُمُ الْفَاسِقُونَ ‘And be not like those who forgot Allah, so He made them forget themselves. Those are the disobedient.’ (Surah Hashr, Ayah: 19)   Click here for my lecture on the relevance of this profound verse in our lives. 21/09/2018

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The gauge of virtue and vice

Kitabullah and Sunnah of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) We have the Shari’ah, a code of laws and the Sunnah, the way of life of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam). This is the criteria of right and wrong, good and bad, virtue and vice. If an action conforms with the Shari’ah and Sunnah, it will be acceptable, if the action does not conform, it will be rejected. This was the general rule …

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Having Adab for Allah and everything connected to Him

Allah Ta’ala has inspired humans to adopt good qualities. Human beings can progress in the qualities that Allah Ta’ala has instilled in them. Among these qualities is adab; to have respect/manners/etiquettes. This is something of utmost importance although many of us regard it to be trivial. Here is a talk that I gave on the topic of Adab. Please note that the audio recording is cutoff towards the end. Download …

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Being proud Muslims

Dinul Islam is the complete and final religion, which we should be proud of. Allah Ta’ala says: الْيَوْمَ أَكْمَلْتُ لَكُمْ دِينَكُمْ وَأَتْمَمْتُ عَلَيْكُمْ نِعْمَتِي وَرَضِيتُ لَكُمُ الْإِسْلَامَ دِينًا Today I have perfected for you your religion and completed My favor upon you and have approved for you Islam as a religion. (Surah Maidah, verse: 3) When a fasting person completes his fast, there is a joy and happiness at the …

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The Lofty status of the Companions of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

The status of the Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum) was divinely afforded to them by Allah Ta’ala Himself. The Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum) are the links between Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) and the rest of the Ummah. They tirelessly assisted Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam), learnt the Din from Him (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) and then passed it on. For these reasons we; the rest of the Ummah owe them all the respect in the World!   Here are a series of …

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Dispel disunity and hatred in the Ummah

Allah gives many opportunities and occasions for a person to be forgiven. But amidst many thousands and millions that Allah forgives, there is one category of people who are always deprived from this mercy. These are people who harbor enmity, malice and rancor  in their hearts for their fellow Muslim brothers/sisters. Here are some guidelines from Quran and Hadith that will help us dispel and remove this sickness of hatred, …

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The Bounties of Allah Ta’ala upon us (audio)

When one is faced with any loss, difficulty or challenge, instead of complaining about it, one should remind oneself of the many many other bounties that one still enjoys. This makes it easier to accept the temporary loss or difficulty. This is a series of talks rendered by my Respected Father, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (hafizhahullah) on the topic of: The Bounties of Allah. As Humans, we frequently forget the limitless …

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The Injunction of Salah

Salah is a unique ibadah that Allah Ta’ala has ordained, all the other forms of ibadah came down via the medium of Jibril (‘alayhis salam). As for salah, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) was given this great miracle during the journey of Mi’raj. This goes to show the greatness of salah. Repetition is the best form of emphasis. The most repeated command in the Quran is of establishing salah, Further more we …

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