Tag Archives: Inspirations

June, 2021

  • 28 June

    A brief summary of Shaykh ‘Awwamah’s biography

    The following is a summary of the biography of My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah). The original book was written in Arabic by Shaykhs son, my dear friend and colleague; Dr Muhyuddin, titled: صفحات مضيئة من حياة سيدي الوالد العلامة محمد عوامة and published by Darul Hadith Research Centre, Durban, South Africa. At that time, I requested one of my student, who was in the forth year …

  • 15 June

    Build yourself a palace in Jannah

    The five daily Fard Salahs have stipulated optional [Sunnah] Salahs that accompany each of them. On the day of Qiyamah, if there is any deficiency in a person’s Fard Salah, his Nafl Salah will compensate for that. (Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 413) Therefore, utmost care should be taken in correcting and perfecting our Fard Salah by fulfilling all its requirements as well as by being particular of performing the Sunnah Salah. …

  • 2 June

    Lesson 10 – Spread the Salam

    Lesson 10 – Spread the Salam Nabi (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam) was once asked: ‘Which qualities of Islam are the best?’ He replied: ‘feeding the people and saying Salam to those whom you know and those whom you do not know.’ (Sahih Bukhari)   Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) was extremely particular about the Salam. He would always be the first to greet one and all, whether the person was known …

May, 2021

  • 31 May

    Twenty advices to those undertaking the Mubarak journey of Hajj

    Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar Saheb (rahimahullah), the Ameer and founder of Darul Hadith Research Centre offered the following advices for those going for Haj: 1. Make Shukr at every point of the journey and do not complain. 2. Respect one and all: a) Those people that are coming for Haj. b) Those people that stay in the Holy Lands. 3. Always think that I am not deserving of this great …

  • 13 May

    How to advise a sinner – audio

    In this incident, we learn from Amirul Muminin; Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu’anhu) how to rectify a sinner, with wisdom and gentleness. Download the complete lecture here 

April, 2021

  • 9 April

    Never compromise your Iman

    Iman is the greatest bounty bestowed by Almighty Allah. This is a talk delivered by my beloved father, Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) on the topic of Iman. Listen here

  • 6 April

    Lesson 9 – Constant engagement in Dhikr

    Lesson 9 – Constant engagement in Dhikr Sayyidah ‘Aishah (radiyallahu ’anha) said: ‘Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) would be engaged in the Dhikr of Allah, all the time.’ (Sahih Muslim)   The life of a true believer is always centered around Allah Ta’ala and His Messenger (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam). Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar saheb (rahimahullah) had the Noble habit of being engaged in the Dhikr of Allah as much as possible. This …

  • 2 April

    Create a barrier between yourself and sin – audio

    A person whose heart is void of Taqwa will easily fall into sin. Fear Allah Ta’ala wherever you are. Taqwa will safeguard and protect a person from sin and will help to create many barriers against sin. This is a talk delivered by my beloved father, Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah), on this topic. Listen to the talk here

March, 2021

  • 12 March

    Six principles that every person ought to aspire for – audio

    Faqih Abul Layth As Samarqandi (rahimahullah) mentions six principles that every Muslim ought to aspire for:   1. Acquiring knowledgeh. 2. Befriend those who encourage towards good and forbid wrong. 3. Recognise your enemies. 4. Meditate over the signs of Allah. 5. Exercise justice with the creation of Allah. 6. Prepare for death.   Here is a two part talk delivered by my beloved father, Shaykhul Hadith, Moulana Haroon Abasoomar …

February, 2021

  • 22 February

    Lesson 8 – Love for the Sunnah

    Lesson 8 – Love for the Sunnah It is the belief of every Muslim that the only way to successfully enter Jannah is by following the Sunnah of our Beloved Nabi Muhammad (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam). The Sunnah is all encompassing and absolutely simple as well as easy to implement. Hazrat Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) possessed unique love for the Sunnah. He would always ensure that every deed is done in …