Stories

Wild dogs defend the Shaykh from Communists – The story of Shaykh Muhammad Sultan Al Masoomi

Narrated by Shaykh Abdur-Rahman Muhiyyuddeen The following is a summary translation: It has been narrated by Abu Bakr رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ he said: I said to the Prophet صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ while I was in the cave: ‘If one of them looks beneath his feet he will surely see us’. He replied: ‘What do(…)

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The tragedy which lead him to Happiness – A touching story narrated by Shaykh Abdur Razzaaq Al Badr

Taken from the lecture: The Quran the Book of Happiness Shaykh Abdur Razzaaq: Guidance and happiness are two affairs which go hand in hand; thus whoever is guided then he is happy. And whoever is misguided then he is miserable. Misery is the companion to misguidance which is not separated from it. Therefore whenever misguidance(…)

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The story of Imaam Malik and his student – Explained by Shaykh Salih Aali Shaykh

Shaykh Salih Aali Shaykh: Imaam Malik—was reading in the Masjid, narrating the hadith of the Prophet عَلَيْهِ الصَّلاَةُ والسَّلاَمُ—and with him was Yahya ibn Yahya Al Layth the narrator of his Muwatta—he and the other students were around Imaam Malik. A caller screamed out: Great elephants have come to Al Medina! The people of Al(…)

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The Story of Bula’am – Explained by Shaykh Fawzan

The story of Bula’am Explained by Shaykh Fawzan Student: وَاتْلُ عَلَيْهِمْ نَبَأَ الَّذِي آتَيْنَاهُ آيَاتِنَا فَانْسَلَخَ مِنْهَا فَأَتْبَعَهُ الشَّيْطَانُ فَكَانَ مِنَ الْغَاوِينَ And recite (O Muhammad) to them the story of him to whom We gave Our Ayat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, etc.), but he threw them away, so Shaytaan followed him up,(…)

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Amazing Story | Story of a Bird and Sufyān ath-Thawrī [rahimahullaah]

Amazing Story | Story of a Bird and Sufyān ath-Thawrī [rahimahullaah]  Imām al-Dhahabī mentions the following story in his entry for Sufyān ath-Thawrī: ”ʻAlī b. ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz said, Arim narrated to us saying, I went to Abū Manṣūr to visit him, he said to me, ‘Sufyān resided in this house, and there was here a(…)

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(Inspirational) The Advice of Asmaa bint Abu Bakr (radiallaahu anha) to her son Abdullah Ibn Zubair (radhi Allaahu anhu)

From the tape “The life of Abdullah Ibn Zubair-By Shaikh Muhammed Anjaree”. Below are the words of advise Asmaa bint Abu Bakr radiallaahu anha gave to her son at the age of over 100 years and he himself was over 60 years of age defending this deen and Allah (subhanna wa ta ala) had granted(…)

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Did the lady from Banee Israa’eel get what she asked for…..(Paradise)?

Did the lady from Banee Israa’eel get what she asked for…..(Paradise)? Shaykh Albanee in As-Saheehah (no. 313) : Aboo Ya’laa reported in his ‘Musnad’ (3/441), and al-Haakim (2/404-405 and 571-572), through three chains from Yoonus ibn Abee Ishaaq: from Aboo Burdah: from Aboo Moosaa who said: ‘The Prophet (sallal-laahu-alayhi-wasallam) came to a bedouin who treated(…)

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Benefit: The Dunyaa is like a Prison…

Benefit: The Dunyaa is like a Prison… It is mentioned that when al-Hafidh Ibn Hajr was the chief justice (of Egypt), one day he was passing through the market with a caravan, looking well groomed. So a Jew who was selling hot oil, looking very disheveled and dirty because of the oil, accosted him by(…)

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The Story Of How An-Najjaashee Became The King Of Abyssinia

[Translated by Aboo Talhah Daawood ibn Ronald Burbank] Posted by Saad Burbank @ www.alitisaambissunnah.wordpress.com * Concerning an-Najjaashee’s refusal to surrender the Muslims in his land to the Mushrikoon from Quraish, and his refusal to accept gifts to bribe him to do that:- * az-Zuhree said: “I had this hadeeth narrated by “Urwah ibn az-Zubayr (rahimahullaah): from Umm(…)

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Don’t be like Heraclius who recognized The Truth, but instead chose this brief world over ever-lasting Paradise

From last hadith in The Book of Revelation of the 1st Volume of Sahih Bukhari: Narrated ‘Abdullah bin ‘Abbas: Abu Sufyan bin Harb informed me that Heraclius had sent a messenger to him while he had been accompanying a caravan from Quraish. They were merchants doing business in Sham (Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan), at(…)

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