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The issue of good manners is very important In Islam, since it is the basis of one's success in the Islamic community. For instance, a husband cannot lead a happy marital life, nor can a brother succeed in dealing with his brothers, unless they both possess sound moral character. The success of the scholars and the Da'iyah (caller to the way of Allah.. More


Acquiring good manners There is no doubt that good manners can be acquired and learnt; however, some of them are instinctive. Instinctive manners are those that Allah The Almighty created a person with, as a part of their inborn character. An example for this is what the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said to his Companion, may Allah be pleased.. More


The reward of good manners in the Hereafter Awell-mannered person will have one of the heaviest scales on the Day of Judgment. The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said: "Nothing is heavier in the slave’s balance on the Day of Judgment than good manners." [Abu Daawood and At-Tirmithi] This means that all deeds will be weighed.. More


Most people do not look at your level of faith or your acts of worship; rather, they consider your manners. If your manners are virtuous, people will benefit from your faith and knowledge and emulate your manner of worship and manners. If your manners do not appeal to them due to your lack of good morals, then they will pay no attention to whatever.. More


Studying the Seerah (the biography of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) is vital for every Muslim as it attains a number of goals, the most important of which are: - Enabling one to follow the example of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, through knowing his personality, deeds, sayings and tacit approvals. - Creating.. More


Studying the prophetic guidance in nurturing the Ummah and establishing a political entity or state would help scholars, leaders, scholars of Fiqh (jurisprudence) and rulers to know the route to restoration of Islamic pride, and would assist Muslims by knowing the factors of revival and the causes of collapse. They would thereby become acquainted with.. More


History is the mirror which reflects the pasts of nations and interprets their present - through which they aspire to their future. Hence, it is very important to be interested in history, to maintain it and correctly transmit it to the following generations so that it becomes their guide in their present and future. Peoples of no history have no real.. More


Before examining the issue of the wisdom behind choosing Arabs and the Arabian Peninsula to be the cradle of Islam, it is important to know the state of other nations at that time and whether they were ready to receive this universal message that would enlighten all of humanity and take them from deviation to the right path. Moreover, we should know.. More


The Ka‘bah is the Sacred House of Allah The Almighty and the Qiblah (prayer direction) of the Muslims that He has made as a signpost for Tawheed (Islamic monotheism) and a symbol of worship. Allah The Almighty Says (what means): {Allah has made the Ka‘bah, the Sacred House, standing for the people.} [Quran 5:97] It was the first House established.. More


Several miraculous incidents took place before the mission of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam. One of the most important incidents that occurred before the birth of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was the attempt of Abrahah the Abyssinian to destroy the Ka‘bah. This incident is mentioned in the Quran. In.. More


All praise is due to Allah, the Creator of slaves and places. Allah The Almighty has preferred some of His slaves to others and preferred some places to others. Allah The Almighty has made Makkah the most honored and the finest place on earth. The hearts of man yearn for it and the souls feel at rest there. People who are frightened feel secure there.. More


All perfect praise be to Allah; we praise Him, seek His Help and ask His forgiveness. We seek refuge with Allah from the evil of our souls and the evil consequences of our deeds. Whomever Allah guides, none can lead him astray; and whomever Allah sends astray, none can lead him aright. I testify that none is truly worthy of worship but Allah, who has.. More


The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, had the most honorable lineage as well as the most perfect morals and characteristics. There are many authentic Hadeeths that describe the honorable lineage of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam. One such Hadeeth is where the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said: “Indeed,.. More


All scholars agree that our beloved Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was born on a Monday and most of them believe that he was born on the twelfth of the month of Rabee‘ Al-Awwal. It is also agreed-upon that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was born in the Year of the Elephant. He was born in the house of Abu Taalib.. More


The Lineage of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam He was Muhammad ibn ‘Abdullaah ibn ‘Abdul-Muttalib ibn Haashim ibn ‘Abd Manaaf ibn Qusayy ibn Kilaab ibn Murrah ibn Ka‘b ibn Lu’ayy ibn Ghaalib ibn Fihr ibn Maalik ibn An-Nadhr ibn Kinaanah ibn Khuzaymah ibn Mudrikah ibn Ilyaas ibn Mudhar ibn Nizaar ibn Ma‘add.. More

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