7 Authentic Virtues of Masjidul Aqsa

Muslims will always be attached to Masjidul Aqsa, irrespective of time and events that occur. Below are seven authentic Hadiths that illustrate the great significance of Masjidul Aqsa in Islam. 1. The first Qiblah of Islam عن البراء رضي الله عنه، قال: «صلينا…

Suggested Deeds for Success – Audio

Every man is searching for success. As Muslims, our perception of success is distinguished from that of others. Our path to salvation lies in adopting the way of Islam, completely. Throughout time, several 'Ulama have highlighted certain deeds that effect…

Which group are you from?

Spiritually, in this world and well as the next, there will always only be three kinds of people; The very good ones, the very bad ones and those in between. In Surah Waqi'ah, Allah Ta'ala categorizes the population of the hereafter as follows:

Stay committed on Islam and avoid resembling other groups – Audio

Allah Ta’ala has completed and perfected the Din of Islam. It will stand up to the test of time and all environments. The Din of Islam is replete with guidelines for each environment and situation. Islam means to submit to the divine order of Allah Ta'ala,…

No Sahabi (radiyallahu’anhum) ever forged a Hadith!

There have always been enemies of Islam throughout time, who attacked the credibility of the Sahabah (radiyallahu'anhum) from various angles. Those who attack the Sahabah (radiyallahu'anhum) are actually targeting Islam, but they hide their vendetta against…

Success is attained by following the commands of Allah and adopting the Sunnah – Audio

Allah Ta'ala has created what we see and that which we cannot see. Allah Ta'ala is the only real Creator and He is the Owner of every single thing. Allah Ta'ala is also the Creator of the conditions around us too. Here is a talk that will encourage us to…

Do not just believe everything you read!

'Don't believe everything you read' - These were the words of wisdom of the great Shaykh 'Abdullah Sirajuddin (rahimahullah), the senior Teacher of my Honourable Shaykh, Al-Muhaddith Muhammad 'Awwamah (may Allah protect him). He offered this advice to Shaykh…

A contemporary english commentary on ‘Aqidah Tahawiyyah – eBook

The issue of 'Aqidah has become a contemporary challenge for many muslims world-wide. Many followers of the Ahlus Sunnah have become confused due to their exposure to 'unapproved' commentaries on the brief yet marvellous book of Imam Tahawi (rahimahullah) My…

Who Knows Better?

Some contemporaries, who degrade the Fiqh of the four Imams and their followers, actually do so because they view legitimate “difference of opinion” as evil. This is the reason for which they keep harping on the fact that we need to follow the Quran and…

Status of the Hadith: “My Companions are like the Stars”

The following Hadith is often quoted when discussing the topic of the rank of the Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum). أصحابي كالنجوم بأيهم اقتديتم اهتديتم “My Companions are like the stars, whichever of them you follow you will be rightly guided” Although there…

Hanafi, Shafi’i or “Muhammadi”?

We are often faced with the question: "Why do you follow Imam Abu Hanifah, Imam Malik or Imam Shafi'iy etc (rahimahumullah)? Aren't we supposed to follow Sayyiduna Muhammad (sallallahu 'alaihi wasallam)? A unique perspective My Respected Teacher, Al-Muhaddith…

Rabi’ul Awwal has arrived, again…

Allah Ta'ala declares, “There certainly is an example in Allah’s Messenger for he who fears Allah and the last day and remembers Allah abundantly” (Surah Al-Ahzab, verse: 21) Rasulullah (sallallahu 'alayhi wasallam) said: “He who holds firm to my Sunnah when…

The Right Choice

In the fast developing world of today, a lot depends on "Making the Right Choice" Making the incorrect choice is sometimes detrimental, depending on the venture at hand. Conversely, at times one can live with its consequences or even make up for the loss.

Death on a Friday or in Ramadan

There is a common belief that one who passes away during blessed days or months is saved from the punishment of the grave. The following discussion supports this.

Miraculous Deeds of the Pious

This my response to a question that challenges the fact that certain saints were able to achieve lots in a short span of time. It was kindly edited and initially posted by www.friendsofdeoband.com Question: I find the book Fada’il al-A`mal [of Shaykh Muhammad…

The Issue of Tawassul in Du’a

Tawassul and wasilah literally mean to make a request or supplicate through a means. It is permissible for one to request Allah Ta’ala to accept his du'a through the medium of some deeds or the rank of certain individuals as this may be closer to acceptance.…

Causes of Allah’s Mercy – Audio

This is a series of brief talks delivered by my Honourable Father, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar saheb on the above topic. There are 10 sessions in this series. Click on the following:

Reasons for Allah’s Curse part 5 – Audio

By Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar saheb (may Allah protect him) Click here for part five and here for the last part of this discussion. To be followed by "Reasons for Allah's Mercy" 15/12/2012

Causes of Allah’s Curse part 4 – Audio

Click here for part four of this series. 15/12/2012

Causes for Allah’s Curse part 2 – Audio

The second of several explanations on the topic by Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar saheb. Download here 15/12/2012

Causes for Allah’s Curse part 1 – Audio

The first of several discussions on this topic. Explained in a unique manner by Shaykhul Hadith Moulana Haroon Abasoomar saheb (may Allah protect him) Download here 15/12/2012