Wealth

The price of eternal life is the hours of his life, but what is left of them for him to buy it with?! – Ibn Al-Jawzi

What Can This Eternal Life be Bought With? WHEN A PERSON THINKS about the life of this world before entering it, he considers it long. Likewise, when he thinks about it after leaving it, he sees a long period of time and knows that the stay in the grave is long. When he thinks about(…)

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Repaying a debt in the same currency no matter whether its value increases or decreases

Browse by Volume Number > Group 1 > Volume 13: Transactions 1 > Buyu` > Payment of the price > Repaying a debt in the same currency no matter whether its value increases or decrease Question: I borrowed 20,000 Pakistani Rupees, which were worth 7,000 Saudi Riyals at that time, from my brother. I now want to settle my debt, but the debt of(…)

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We Thought he was from the Callers to Salafiyyah, then he Deviated, What’s the Reason?

Shaykh Rabee’ ibn Haadee Al-Madkhalee Question: May Allaah treat you well. Our Shaykh, may Allaah preserve you. Many are those whom we had good thought about and deemed them to be from the protectors of the Salafee Da’wah and the callers to it, then it became clear to us that they are from the opposers(…)

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The Real Meaning of Zuhd (Not having a love for the Dunyaa) – Shaykh Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen

The Real Meaning of Zuhd (Not having a love for the Dunyaa) By Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen (d.1421 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- Published by Miraath Publications Listen to Audio Excerpt @ : Day 29: The Real Meaning of Zuhd (Not having a love for the Dunyaa) a) AbdurRahmaan bin Ali bin Muhammad Ibn Jawzi (d. 598 A.H.) said:(…)

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How to return Wealth that you have Taken without right – Shaykh ‘Ubayd ibn ‘Abdullaah Al-Jaabiree

How to return Wealth that you have Taken without right Shaykh ‘Ubayd ibn ‘Abdullaah Al-Jaabiree Questioner: May Allaah treat you well. A man has taken the wealth of another without right, how does he return his right to him? If the one who was taken from dies, then to whom is his right given?  Shaykh(…)

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Receiving Monthly Pension after Retirement from Public Sector

Q 3: What is the islamic ruling on someone who works in the public sector, although we all know that most of the money of the government is the produce of usurious dealings and alcohol selling. Is it lawful to have a government job? Civil workers seek to benefit their family from the pension they(…)

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The Encouragement in Islaam to Utilize the Land and to Till the Land (Must Read)

The Encouragement in Islaam to Utilize the Land  & to Till the Land Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya ‘There are many Ahadeeth regarding this, I will mention a few of them: 7 – From Anas the Prophet -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam-(…)

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Sulaiman Al-Rajhi’s life a rags to riches story (Must Read !!)

Sulaiman Al-Rajhi’s life a rags to riches story ref: http://arabnews.com/sulaiman-al-rajhi%E2%80%99s-life-rags-riches-story Saudi Arabia’s rags-to-riches billionaire Sulaiman Al-Rajhi is also a world-renowned philanthropist. He is the founder of Al-Rajhi Bank, the largest Islamic bank in the world, and one of the largest companies in Saudi Arabia. As of 2011, his wealth was estimated by Forbes to be(…)

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Hasten to do good deeds; (there will be) fitnah like a portion of a dark night .. (Must Read)

The benefits derived from the hadith “Hasten to do (good) deeds. (There will be) Fitnah like a portion of a dark night (in which there is no moonlight)….” Author: Sheikh Abdul Qaadir Bin Muhammad Al Junaid Translated By: Abu Afnaan Muhammad Abdullah All praise is due to Allah the All Powerful and All Mighty. Peace(…)

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Even if the son of Aadam were to flee from his sustenance ..

What has been written for you of the sustenance will surely come to you before your death, even if you tried to flee from it and lock yourselves in a fortress: Jaabir bin `Abdullaah رضي الله عنه narrated that the Messenger of Allaah صلى الله عليه وسلم said: “Even if the son of Aadam were(…)

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Increase of Provision through Forgiveness

Increase of Provision through Forgiveness Compiled & Translated by Umm Yahya A) Hasan al Basri -Rahimullaah- mentioned: ‘That a man complained to him concerning drought so it was said seek forgiveness from Allaah, another complained about another matter so it was said seek forgiveness from Allaah, another complained about lack of rain for his land(…)

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The evil effects of Unlawful Earnings

In the name of Allaah, the Beneficient, Most Merciful. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family, companions and all those who follow them in goodness until the day of Return. As for what follows; Question: The religion of Islaam has encouraged us to aqquire lawful earnings. However I wish that you(…)

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“Do not accustom yourself to comfort and luxury”

With regards to the student of knowledge not chasing after the luxuries and comforts of this world, Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al ‘Uthaymeen rahimahullaah comments: (The author’s advice), “do not accustom yourself to comfort and luxury”. This is advice to be said to the student of knowledge and (also) to other than the student of(…)

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Woe to you! That is the inheritance of Muhammad, salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam

Aboo Hurayrah (radiallaahu ‘anhu) once passed by the market in Madinah. He stopped at the market and said: “O people of the market, how incapable you are!” They said, “And how is that Aboo Hurayrah?” He replied, “Over there, the inheritance of Allaah’s Messenger (salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) is being distributed and you are here!(…)

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‘… Who is he that will lend a beautiful loan to Allah.’

That is a successful trade, O Abu Ad-Dahdah! Ibn Abi Hatim recorded that `Abdullah bin Mas`ud said, “When this Ayah, [مَّن ذَا الَّذِى يُقْرِضُ اللَّهَ قَرْضًا حَسَنًا فَيُضَاعِفَهُ لَهُ] (Who is he that will lend Allah handsome loan: then (Allah) will increase it manifold to his credit (in repaying),) was revealed, Abu Ad-Dahdah Al-Ansari said,(…)

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Hardship and prosperity, obedience and sin

Hardship and prosperity, obedience and sin Posted: 23 Aug 2010 12:14 PM PDT It is reported that Wuhayb b. Al-Ward – Allâh have mercy on him – said: Verily, when Allâh the Exalted wants to honor a servant of His (for his righteousness), He afflicts him with a reduced means of living, illness in his(…)

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Ruling on medical insurance made by institutions and companies on the employees and their families

Source : alifta.com – Issued by the Permanent Committee Q: Some private companies and businesses offer medical insurance to their employees and their families. To provide this service, they make an agreement with some private hospitals. This agreement is as follows: 1- The company pays the hospital a fixed monthly amount of 100 Riyals for(…)

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