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NEW TAFSIR BLOG: CONTEMPLATEQURAN

http://contemplatequran.wordpress.com/ Will they not then ponder the Quran or are there locks upon their hearts? [Muhammed:24] A new Tafsir found on this blog [CONTEMPLATEQURAN] will be primarily based on the classes of Ustadh Alomgir Ali. And will refer to others … Continue reading

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Parable of Spending in Allah’s Cause

(261. The parable of those who spend their wealth in the way of Allah, is that of a grain (of corn); it grows seven ears, and each ear has a hundred grains. Allah gives manifold increase to whom He wills. … Continue reading

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Imam Ahmad and Imam Ash Shafi’ee

Imam Ahmad used to mention the virtues of his sheikh, Imam Ash Shafi’ee to his wife. He would mention to her the extensive and superb knowledge of Imam Ash Shafi’ee as well as his taqwah (i.e. piety). Imam Ahmad invited … Continue reading

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Madh-hab or No Madh-hab?!

Wise words by shaykh Yusuf al-Ghafees1 He said in his explanation of shaykhul-Islaam’s statement from al-Aqeedah al-Waasitiyyah: …And this is why they are called ahlul-Kitaab was-Sunnah and ahlul-Jama’ah because the Jama’ah is united body which is the opposite of division … Continue reading

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Between Wealth and Good Deeds

Al-Kahf : verse 46. “Wealth and children are the adornment of the life of this world. But the good righteous deeds that last, are better with your Lord for reward and better for hope.” (Wealth and children are the adornment … Continue reading

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Camel Meat Invalidates Wudhu

  Question: A question about camel meat, does it nullify Wudhu? A Hadith has been reported concerning a man who broke wind, and the Messenger (sallallaahu alaihi wa sallam) ordered all those present to make Wudhu and we learnt in … Continue reading

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”I am not fit for this knowledg”

In his book Al-Jaami Li-Akhlaaq-ir-Raawee wa Adaab as-Saami Al-Khateeb Al-Baghdaadee reported: One of the students of Hadeeth used to crave and yearn for seeking knowledge. So he would visit the elder teachers and sit in their gatherings. Then when some time … Continue reading

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al Baghdaadee

Knowing the Scholars: Abu ‘Ubayd al Qaasim ibn Salaam al Baghdaadee Full name: Abu ‘Ubayd al Qaasim ibn Salaam al Baghdaadee An Imaam in language, Fiqh, Hadeeth, Qira-aat and History. He was born in Hiraat, his father was a European … Continue reading

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Abu Darda on Dunyaa

I chose to share with you some wisdoms from Abu-d-Dardaa’, radhiallaahu `anhu, for two simple reasons: One is that he was a wise admonisher and ascetic known for his extensive knowledge and devotion, and the other is that we live … Continue reading

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