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  • The Story of Israa’ and Mi’raaj as Recounted in Some Hadeeths - II

    In his book Ash-Shifa, Al-Qaadhi ‘Iyaadh  may  Allaah  have  mercy  upon  him mentioned that the incident of Israa’ and Mi‘raaj took place a year before the Hijrah (emigration) of the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ). When he returned from his blessed journey, the Messenger of Allah  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) told.. More

  • Important Military missions Before the Battle of Badr - I

    As soon as the Muslims settled in Madeenah under the leadership of the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and as soon as the believing group was established in the new community, it was necessary for the Muslims and their leadership to be alert to the situation around them and the attitude of their enemies - the enemies of the.. More

  • Israa’ and Mi‘raaj - The Ultimate Honor

    The aims of this great miracle can be seen in various angles, the most important of which are: Allah The Exalted wanted to provide His Messenger, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, with an opportunity to witness the greatest manifestations of His Omnipotence in order to fill his heart with certainty and reliance on Him, and to boost his strength.. More

  • The Turning of the Qiblah -II

    e) Allah The Almighty Says (what means): {So from wherever you go out [for prayer, O Muhammad] turn your face toward Al-Masjid Al-Haraam, and indeed, it is the truth from your Lord. And Allah is not unaware of what you do. And from wherever you go out [for prayer], turn your face toward Al-Masjid Al-Haraam. And wherever you [believers] may be, turn.. More

  • The Story of Israa’ and Mi’raaj as Recounted in Some Hadeeths - I

    It was narrated on the authority of Anas bin Maalik, may Allah be pleased with him, that he said, “The Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said:‘I was brought Al-Buraaq which was an animal, white and long, larger than a donkey but smaller than a mule, which would place its hoof as far as its eye could see. I mounted.. More

  • The Description of Hell & Its Effect on the Companions

    The honorable Companions would fear Allah The Exalted, and aspire for His reward at the same time. The nurturing which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, gave them, greatly influenced their souls. The Noble Quran describes the horrors of the Day of Judgment and its events, including the grasping of the earth and its grounding to powder,.. More

  • Types of Revelation

    Islamic scholars have discussed and mention types of revelation: · Good vision A Good or True vision was the first stage of Divine revelation to be experienced by the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam. Any vision that he dreamed would take place in reality as clear as daybreak. It was narrated that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • The Jews Defame ‘Abdullaah bin Salaam who Embraced Islam

    When ‘Abdullaah bin Salaam, may Allah be pleased with him, learnt about the arrival of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, in Madeenah, he went to see him and said, “I am going to ask you about three things whose answers are known only to a prophet. What is the first sign of the Hour? What will be the first food to be eaten.. More

  • The Jews Gloat over Misfortunes that Afflicted the Muslims

    The Jews were constantly trying to cause harm to the Muslims and search for anyone who could sow dissention among them. For example, during the early months, they exploited the death of Abu Umaamah (As‘ad bin Zuraarah Al-’Ansaari Al-Khazraji), may Allah be pleased with him,who was one of the twelve deputies who gave the pledge to the Prophet,.. More

  • Mutual Conjugal Rights and the Prophet’s Recommendations - II

    Similar recommendations The judicious Sharee'ah of Allah The Almighty has confirmed the spouses’ similar rights with corresponding recommendations to both, in order to promote affection and mercy between them, and to urge each of them to care for the other in the best and most perfect way. The following are some of the advices directed to.. More

  • Types of Intercession

    In the first part of this article, we addressed the meaning of intercession and the pre conditions before intercession takes place and the different ways that entitles one for such intercession. In this part, we will address the different types of intercession which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, is granted,. This intrecession highlights.. More

  • Ecology and Islamic values - IV

    Fitrah, "Deep primordial nature" As opposed to certain popular doctrines, which hold that the cosmos is flawed and human nature is basically bad, Islam tells us that our deepest nature is beautiful, harmonious and right. It is only ignorance and bad choices, not an original built-in flaw, that can prevent us from realizing the fullest fruits.. More

  • Mutual Conjugal Rights and the Prophet’s Recommendations - I

    We understand the woman's status in the family through knowing the similar and mutual rights of both spouses. Indeed, she has an exalted position that is secured by the marriage contract which Allah the Exalted referred to, in the verse where He Says (what means): {And they have taken from you a solemn covenant} [Quran 4:21] Preface Spouses have.. More

  • Ecology and islamic values III

    "Tawheed" and 'Adl, "Unity" and 'Justice" Allah's Tawheed or Unity is central to the Quranic message, and with that unity comes perfect justice. The idea that everything in this world, indeed everything in all of the many worlds that surround us in space and time, and perhaps other dimensions as well, stems from a single source,.. More

  • The Prophetic Mercy and Compassion

    The great mercy and compassion of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, were always dominant during difficult situations - when suffering reaches its climax, pressing the soul violently to be cruel and the heart to announce apathy. Nevertheless, the great soul and great mercy of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, always remained.. More