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[Benefit] Saying “May Allah preserve you” If Someone Does Good to You – Shaikh ‘Adnan al-Masqari

Shaikh Abul-Yamaan ‘Adnan al-Masqari (may Allah preserve him) wrote: “Chapter: Supplication for the one who does good towards you. 1. May Allah reward you with good ( جَزَاكَ اللَّهُ خَيْرًا) عَنِ ابْنِ عُمَرَ، قَالَ حَضَرْتُ أَبِي حِينَ أُصِيبَ فَأَثْنَوْا عَلَيْهِ وَقَالُوا جَزَاكَ اللَّهُ خَيْرًا ‏ Ibn Umar (may Allah be pleased with him) said: “I was present with my father…

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[A Poem] On Following the Book and the Sunnah – Abu Abdillah Muhammad bin Abdillah as-Sulami al-Mursi al-Andalusi (d. 655 H.)

The Imam, the Skillful one, the Scholar of Hadith, the Mufassir, Abu Abdillah Muhammad bin Abdillah as-Sulami al-Mursi al-Andalusi (d. 655 H.) -may Allah have mercy upon him-recited the following lines of poetry: “Whoever desires salvation then there is no [way to obtain it] Besides following the Chosen One in that which he came with That is the straight path…

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A Poem on the Names of the Day of Judgment – Shaikh Fath al-Qadasi

A Poem on the Names of the Day of Judgment Written by: Abu Abdurrahman Fath al-Qadasi (may Allah preserve him) on (4/6/1431 H.) “And the most common names for the Day of Judgement / Are the Overwhelming (غاشية), and the Hour (ساعة), like the Greatest Catastrophe (الطامة) And the Day of Resurrection’s second blowing of Trumpet (الصاخة), and the Last Day (أخرة),…

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Lines of Poetry on the Order of the Marriage of the Wives of the Prophet (ﷺ)- Shaikh Fath al-Qadasi

“The order of the marriage of wives of the Prophet (ﷺ), the guide / Is the following as come to us in Zaad [al-Ma’ad of Ibn al-Qaayim] He (ﷺ) began marriage with Khadeejah, [so] reflect / Then Sawdah, ‘Aisha, Bint Umar (Hafsah) Bint Khuzaimah (Zaynab), then Hind (Umm Salamah), Zaynab [bint Jahsh], / Bint al-Haarith (Juwayriyah) and then Ramlah (Umm…

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A Word of Guidance from Shaikh Abdul-Aziz ar-Raajihi (may Allah preserve him) in Relation to Eastern Ghouta

“In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful All praise is due to Allah and may peace and blessings be upon the servant of Allah and His Messenger Muhammad, and upon his followers, and Companions altogether. As for what follows: Verily our brothers in Eastern Ghouta have been touched by evil and the affair has intensified upon…

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The Recommendation of Having a Siwaak Next to You When You Sleep

On the authority of Ibn ‘Umar (may Allah be pleased with him): كَانَ لا يَنَامُ إِلا وَالسِّوَاكُ عِنْدَ رَأْسِهِ ، فَإِذَا اسْتَيْقَظَ بَدَأَ بِالسِّوَاكِ “The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) did not sleep except the siwaak was at his head. When he woke up he would begin with the siwaak” [Reported by Ahmad and Ibn Nasr graded Hasan by Imam al-Albani…

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A Forgotten Sunnah: When the Mu’adhin says the Two Testimonies of Faith (in the Adhan), the listener says: “And I (too), and I (too)”

  A Forgotten Sunnah: When the Mu’adhin says the Two Testimonies of Faith (in the Adhan), the listener says: “And I (too), and I (too)” ‎عَنْ عَائِشَةَ، أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم كَانَ إِذَا سَمِعَ الْمُؤَذِّنَ يَتَشَهَّدُ قَالَ ‏ “‏ وَأَنَا وَأَنَا ‏ ‘A’ishah said that when the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) heard the Mu’adhain uttering the testimonties,…

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