Understanding Trials & Tribulations

BEFORE WE BEGIN REMEMBER ALLAH’s MERCY:   عَنْ عَمِّهِ أَبِي رَزِينٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ ضَحِكَ رَبُّنَا مِنْ قُنُوطِ عِبَادِهِ وَقُرْبِ غِيَرِهِ قَالَ قُلْتُ يَا رَسُولَ اللَّهِ أَوَ يَضْحَكُ الرَّبُّ قَالَ نَعَمْ قُلْتُ لَنْ نَعْدَمَ مِنْ رَبٍّ يَضْحَكُ خَيْرًا Abu Razeen (Radi Allahu Anhu) reported: The Messenger of Allah (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam)… Read More Understanding Trials & Tribulations

[Removing Misconception, Part 2] Can We Pray for a ‘Faster Death’?

This issue was once raised by one of my classmates. He once asked me, “Living this life is really painful filled with suffering, so can we possibly pray to Allah for a faster death?” “Why do you want a faster death?” I asked “Because this world is so unfair and full of distresses. And besides… Read More [Removing Misconception, Part 2] Can We Pray for a ‘Faster Death’?

The Blessings of the First Days of Dhul Hajj

Date: 18th September, 2015 According to a very well-known Hadith, the Prophet Muhammad (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) informed us of the virtue of the first ten days and nights of Dhul Hajj: Ibn Abbas (Radi Allahu Anhu) reported: The Prophet (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) said, “No good deed is better what is done on these first ten… Read More The Blessings of the First Days of Dhul Hajj