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EVIL RECOMPENSE OF SINS


From the evil recompense of sins is that that they remove blessings and they give way to indignation. Moreover, no blessing has been removed from the servant except because of a sin and no indignation has appeared except because of a sin as ‘Alee ibn Abee Taalib رضي الله عنه,  said, “No affliction has befallen… Continue reading EVIL RECOMPENSE OF SINS

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BEING CONTENT


Being content and pleased with what Allah Decreed is from the fruits of knowing (thamart-al-ma'rifa) the Lord because when you know Him you will be pleased and content (rida’) with what He Decreed (qada’). The bitterness of some of what He foreordained will be tasted by the contented, whereas the one who knows his Lord… Continue reading BEING CONTENT

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SEEKING BENEFICIAL KNOWLEDGE


We really ask Allah to grant us beneficial knowledge for it is the foundation. Whenever a person acquires such knowledge he will recognize (mari'fa) the worshipped Lord and be encouraged to serve Him as He commands and loves. It will lead him to the road of sincerity (tariq al-ikhlas). The basis of all fundamentals (aslal-usul)… Continue reading SEEKING BENEFICIAL KNOWLEDGE

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Allah will not Change the Condition of a People Until they Change what is in Themselves


Whoever wants to change and purify (tasjiya) his heart should endeavour to purify his deeds. Allah, the Most High, said:. “If only they had remained firmly on the straight path, We would have given them abundant rain.”[al-Jinn (72): 16] The Prophet (ﷺ) said narrating from His Lord, “If My slaves were obedient to Me, I… Continue reading Allah will not Change the Condition of a People Until they Change what is in Themselves

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The Value of Time


"Every person should be aware of the importance and value of time. So that he wastes none and benefits from every moment [of his life] to draw nearer and closer to Allah. Start with the best of words (qawl) and actions ('amat) then the lesser in virtue and so forth. The intention (niyya) to indulge… Continue reading The Value of Time