Tag Archives: Moulana Muhammad

October, 2022

  • 31 October

    Din is Well-Wishing – Audio

    Sayyiduna Tamim Ad Dari (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Din is to wish well. We asked, ‘For whom’? [Nabi sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam] replied: ‘For Allah, His Book, His Messenger and for the leaders and the common Muslims” (Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 55)   ‘Allamah Nawawi (rahimahullah) states that this Hadith encompasses all of Din and it is therefore the most fundamental Hadith of Rsaulullah (sallallahu …

August, 2022

  • 30 August

    The importance of saying Insha Allah/Masha Allah etc. – Audio

    People generally tend to overlook the importance of Islamic phrases such as: Insha Allah, Masha Allah etc. Despite saying them, we are not focused on their actual meanings. We should develope conviction on these phrases, to actually experience their true benefits. Listen to a lecture I delivered on this topic here. 30/08/2022

  • 22 August

    Understanding the Importance of ‘Ulama – Audio

    Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Certainly the example of the ‘Ulama in the world is like the example of the stars through which guidance is obtained in the darkness of the land and sea. When the stars disappear, the rightly guided can likely be misled from the right path.” (Musnad Ahmad, vol. 3 pg. 157)   Hafiz Ibn Rajab Hambali (rahimahullah) explains three …

  • 15 August

    What to do when you hear about the wrong of your Muslim brother – audio

    Islam teaches us to collectively support each other at times of need. One such occasion is when a fellow muslim falls into sin. A muslim never rejoices at the mistake of his fellow brother/sister. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu’anhu) practically demonstrated an example of ‘collective support’ for a sinner, thereby resulting in his repentance. Listen to my full talk here. 15/08/2022

March, 2022

  • 3 March

    The month of Sha’ban – audio

    Due to Sha’ban occurring between two well known months; Rajab & Ramadan, its significance is not fully understood by all. Listen to a lecture I delivered on the month of Sha’ban here. 03/03/2022

December, 2021

  • 17 December

    Tafsir of verse 6 of Surah Safat – audio

    إِنَّا زَيَّنَّا السَّمَاءَ الدُّنْيَا بِزِينَةٍ الْكَوَاكِبِ ‘Indeed We have adorned the sky of the world (the first sky) with the decoration of the stars.’ (Surah Safat, verse: 6) Here is a Tafsir (exegesis) of the above verse, that I delivered in a talk. Download here 17/12/2021

September, 2020

  • 29 September

    Questions unrelated to ‘amal (practice)

    Some people have the habit of pursuing such topics that have no relevance to one’s practical life (‘amal). Our pious predecessors (salaf) would sternly discourage this as it is a waste of time and could even lead to confusion. (Fathul Bari, Hadith: 7289)   These types of questions have even been discouraged in the Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam): إن الله كره لكم قيل وقال، وكثرة السؤال، وإضاعة المال “Indeed …

August, 2020

  • 27 August

    What to do on ‘Aashura day?

    Hereunder is a brief description of how to spend the auspicious day of ‘Aashura, in light of the Hadiths of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam).   1. Observe the Fast and get one year’s sins forgiven Sayyiduna Abu Qatadah (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘I hope from Allah that fasting on the day of ‘Aashura will atone for the sins of the preceding year’ (Sahih Muslim, hadith: 2738) Note: …

June, 2020

  • 12 June

    The amazing value of supporting Islamic knowledge

    The value of supporting Sincere Scholars and sponsoring Islamic Knowledge Knowledge is the heart beat of Islam. Its like the blood that flows through the veins of a human body; when that stops, the body dies. Preservation of the ‘Ulama is imperative to preserving Dinul Islam in its pure form. The Institutions of knowledge are the fountainheads. Every Muslim household should be connected to an institution of Islamic knowledge (madrasah/Darul Uloom …

March, 2020

  • 25 March

    Naming and Praising your Teacher

    In the writings and lessons of the scholars of the past, one finds abundant citations from their respective teachers. They would not hold back in: Naming their source and teachers, in addition to: Praising them duly.  In fact, they would name their source even if it was someone junior to them. There are a host of books written on the topic of: رواية الأكابر عن الأصاغر Those seniors who reported …