The virtue of fasting six days of Shawwaal.

It is recommended for the Muslim to fast six days of Shawwaal, and in this there is great virtue and an immense reward. Whoever fasts these six days will have recorded for him a reward as if he had fasted a whole year, as was reported in a saheeh hadeeth from the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him).


The Washing of Feet Properly is an Integral part of Wudoo’.

It was narrated that „Abdullaah ibn „Amr (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said, “Woe to the heels from the Fire! [Do Wudoo’ properly].” [Saheeh Al-Bukhari] Important Points Derived from the Hadeeth: 1. The obligation of giving attention to the parts of … Continue reading The Washing of Feet Properly is an Integral part of Wudoo’.

Purification is essential for prayer.

Narrated Aboo Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him): Allaah's Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said:   “Allaah does not accept the prayer of any one of you if he nullifies his state of purification, until he purifies himself once again [by Wudoo or Ghusl].”  [Agreed upon] Important Points Derived from … Continue reading Purification is essential for prayer.

Words Of Wisdom.

"Shortly a time will come for people when high positions will be given only to those who defame others, when vicious people will be regarded as witty and the just will be regarded as weak." "The one who has the most blessed life is the one who supports others during his lifetime."

The Reward Of Deeds Depends Upon The Intention.

"The reward of deeds depends upon the intentions and every person will get the reward according to what he has intended. So whoever emigrates to Allah and His Messenger, then his emigration is to Allaah and His Messenger. And whoever emigrates for worldly benefits or for a woman to marry, his emigration was for what he emigrated for." [Saheeh Al-Bukhari]

Ibn al-Qayyim’s Advice For The Believer.

The great scholar Ibn al-Qayyim RA gave some amazing and life-changing advice for the believer: “A friend will not (literally) share your struggles, and a loved one cannot physically take away your pain, and a close one will not stay up the night on your behalf…so look after yourself, protect it, nurture it…and don’t give life’s events more than what they are really worth…Be certain that when you break no one will heal you except you, and when you are defeated no one will give you victory except your determination…your ability to stand up again and carry on is your responsibility…Do not look for your self worth in the eyes of people; look for your worth from within your conscious…if your conscious is at peace then you will ascend high…and if you truly know yourself then what is said about you won’t harm you.

Reasons for doing the prostration of forgetfulness.

  When is it prescribed for a worshipper to do the prostration of forgetfulness?. Praise be to Allaah. By the mercy of Allaah to His slaves, as one of the beauties of this perfect religion, Allaah has prescribed that His slaves may make up for shortcomings and mistakes that they make in their worship and … Continue reading Reasons for doing the prostration of forgetfulness.

Ibaadah and Levels of Love

Imam Ibn Taymiyyah Al-'Ibaadah which we are commanded to perform includes the meaning of humility and love, it contains extreme humility before Allah (subhanahu wa ta 'ala) together with the extreme love for Him (Aza wa jal). The uppermost level of love is the extreme adoration (Tatayum) and its lowermost level is the interest, because … Continue reading Ibaadah and Levels of Love

The Merits of Muharram and the Day of Ashura

The Merits of Muharram and the Day of Ashura We all know that Muharram is one of the sacred months, which Allah, the Sublime said about them in His Holy Book: “Indeed, the number of months with Allah is twelve [lunar] months in the register of Allah [from] the day He created the heavens and the earth; of these, four are sacred. That is the correct religion, so do not wrong yourselves during them.” (At-Taubah 9:36).