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  • The Deliberateness of the Prophet and his Meticulous Verification of Information

    A caller to Islam will not succeed in his call unless he is deliberate in all affairs and behavior. Authntic Hadeeths of the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) highlight this fact and confirm that he adopted deliberateness and verified all news. For instance: 1 - With Usamah ibn Zayd, may Allah be pleased with him: Usaamah ibn Zayd, may.. More

  • The Justice of the Prophet - I

    Amidst the dark atmosphere that prevailed in the Arabian Peninsula, where aggression and oppression were practiced against the weak and the poor, Islam, the last of all religions, emerged to save people from the oppression of other distorted religions and embrace them with its justice. Allah revealed the best of His Books and sent the best of His Prophets.. More

  • Physical and Moral Characteristics of the Prophet - I

    The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was the finest man to have ever lived, in terms of his physical as well as his moral features. He had the smoothest palms. He was the sweetest smelling person, the most brilliant, the best companion, the most knowing of Allah The Almighty and the one who feared Him most. In this regard, ‘Abdullaah.. More

  • The Prophet's way in correcting people's mistakes

    Anas Ibn Malik, may Allah be pleased with him, said: "Whilst we were in the Mosque with the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, (may Allah exalt his mention) a Bedouin came and stood urinating in the Mosque. The Companions of the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, said, 'Stop it! Stop it!' and were about to attack him... More

  • Physical and Moral Characteristics of the Prophet – II

    The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, had various names, as indicated in the following Hadeeths: · “I am Muhammad. I am Ahmad. I am Al-Maahi [the obliterator] with whom Allah obliterates disbelief. I am Al-Haashir [the gatherer] at whose feet [i.e. behind whom] people will be gathered [on the Day of Resurrection], and I am.. More

  • Prophet Muhammad's justice and equality

    The Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, asked people to be just and kind. As the supreme judge and arbiter, as the leader of Muslims, as generalissimo of a rising power, as a reformer and apostle, he, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, had always to deal with people and their affairs. He, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, had often to deal with mutually inimical.. More

  • Relationship of the Sunnah to the Quran — III

    In the last article, we began discussing the second way the Sunnah is related to the Quran, which is: providing explanation and further information regarding the principles, rulings, stories and basics of Allah's Message established in the Quran—for example, details of how to perform the Prayer, Fasting, perform Hajj (Pilgrimage), etc. This is.. More

  • Relationship of the Sunnah to the Quran – II

    Allah Says (what means): {Nor does he speak from [his own] inclination. It is not but a revelation revealed.}[Quran 53: 3-4] The second of the three parts comprising the role of the Sunnah in relationship to the Quran has to do with explaining, expounding on the message of the Quran and providing examples to clarify it. Indeed, Allah Says.. More

  • Relationship of the Sunnah to the Quran — I

    “Nor does he speak from [his own] inclination. It is not but a revelation revealed.” [Quran 53: 3-4] It would be absurd to differentiate between obedience of Allah and the obedience of His trustee and chosen Messenger, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam. Would it be possible for this messenger to deliver what is being revealed to him and guide.. More

  • Importance of following the Sunnah

    The Quran is the last divine book, which was revealed from Allah as a declaration and guidance to mankind. It is an explanation of all things and means for men to be rightly guided. In many verses of the Quran, it is commanded to obey the Prophet of Allah, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam. This is quite a significant point because understanding the Quran.. More

  • The Legacy of the Prophet

    In a Hadeeth on the authority of ‘Amr ibn Al-Haarith, may Allah be pleased with him, he said, “When the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, died, he left neither a dinar nor a dirham, nor a male slave nor a female slave, nor anything else except his white mule, his weapon and a piece of land in Khaybar, which he had.. More

  • Bidding His Ummah Farewell - His Final Recommendations - I

    1- Proclaiming Hajj to the people After the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, had conveyed the message perfectly, discharged his trust faithfully, advised the Ummah (Muslim nation) and done his utmost in Jihaad, he announced and proclaimed to the people that he would set out for Hajj in the tenth year. The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • His Wonderful Khutbah and Instruction to People

    On a Thursday, five days before his death, the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, gave a wonderful Khutbah (sermon) to his Companions, may Allah be pleased with them, in which he clarified the excellence of Abu Bakr As-Siddeeq, may Allah be pleased with him, over his other Companions. This was preceded by the command that he, Abu Bakr, may.. More

  • Whoever Worships Allah...Allah is Ever-Living & Does not Die–II

    The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was sent as a Messenger, and he remained in Makkah calling people to Tawheed (Islamic monotheism) for thirteen years, during which time he was receiving divine revelation. Then, he emigrated to Madeenah and remained there for ten years until he died when he was sixty-three years old. [Al-Bukhari] Ibn.. More

  • The Prophet Being Extremely Sick and Making His Will - II

    These are some lessons to be learned from the Hadeeths mentioned in part 1 of this article: 1- It is recommended to use Ruqyah (incantations) with the Quran and with Athkaar (mentioning of Allah) as in a couple of Hadeeths quoted above, Ruqyah by Al-Mu‘awwithataan is mentioned because this sort of Ruqyah indicates seeking refuge with Allah The.. More