Words of Wisdom

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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Some Tremendous Scholarly Benefits – Relayed by student Abu Remlah Adam Lazerus (hafidhahullaah)

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d Some Tremendous Scholarly Benefits Relayed by student Abu Remlah Adam Lazerus (hafidhahullaah) – Simple yet Tremendous Advice from the Salaf Abul ‘Aaliyah (d. 93H, rahimahullaah) said: “Upon you is (to stick to) the First Affair which they used to be upon BEFORE the people split (and deviated).”(…)

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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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Two Beautiful Transmissions From Shaikh Falaah and Shaikh Abdullaah Al-Bukhaari

In The Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful The Bestower of Mercy Sheikh Falaah Ismaa-eel (may Allaah preserve him) says that his Sheikh, Sheikh Muhammad Amaan al Jaami (Rahimahullaah) said: ”The one who is not able to exercise patience in the path of knowledge will not be able to exercise patience in worship; and the(…)

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Tremendous Virtues

Source:  Abu ‘Abdis Salaam Siddiq Al Juyaanee (hafidhahullaah) – salafitalk.net “Whoever says: ‘Glorified is Allah, the Most Great, and praised is He’ [Subhan Allah al-'Adhim wa bi-Hamdih] will have a date palm planted for him in Paradise.”['Sahih al-Jami' #5531] “Whoever is stricken with sadness, grief, sickness or hardship and says: ‘Allah is my Lord, without(…)

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The door of Tawfeeq (i.e. success) has been closed on the people because of six things

Ibn ul Qayyim Al Jawziyah (Rahimahullah) mentioned in his monumental book “Fawaa’id ul Fawaa’id” on the authority of Shaqeeq Ibn Ibrahim (Rahimahullah), Who said:The door of Tawfeeq (i.e. success) has been closed on the people because of six things: The First: Because they (i.e. the people) busy themselves with the Ni’mah (i.e. blessing) bestowed upon(…)

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Some gems from the Salaf

Some sayings of the Salaf Mâlik ibn Dînâr (rahimahullâh) said, “Whoever proposed to the world, then the world would not be satisfied until he gave up his Deen as dowry.” Bakr ibn ‘Abdullâh al-Muzanî (rahimahullâh) said, “If you see someone older than you then respect him saying, ‘He has beaten me to Islâm and righteous(…)

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“Whomever Allaah gives provision and he thinks that Allaah is not testing him, has no wisdom”

From Tafsir ibn Kathir (abridged. English Translation, published by Darussalaam) Vol 3. page 348: Al-Hasan Al-Basri (rahimahullah)said, “Whomever Allaah gives provision and he thinks that Allaah is not testing him, has no wisdom. Whomever has little provision and thinks that Allaah will not look at (provide for) him, has no wisdom.”  He then recited the Ayaah,(…)

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