Many people these days are into this discussion, namely; did The Prophet peace unto him see Allah?
53.7: While he was in the highest part of the horizon:
53.8: Then he approached and came closer,
53.9: And was at a distance of but two bow-lengths or (even) nearer;
53.10: So did (Allah) convey the inspiration to His Servant- (conveyed) what He (meant) to convey.
53.11: The (Prophet’s) (mind and) heart in no way falsified that which he saw.
53.12: Will ye then dispute with him concerning what he saw?
Here in the 12th Ayah Allah is challenging the whole world that “WILL YE THEN DISPUTE WITH HIM CONCERNING WHAT HE SAW” had it been seeing Gabriel only then that would not have been a great challenge because previous Prophets like Moses (Peace be upon him) had even talked “DIRECTLY WITH ALLAH” which was a far…
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A royal spirit escaped from a prison why should we rend our garments & how should we gnaw our hands. Since they (Hussein & the #Ahlulbayt ) are the Kings of the (true) religion, it was the hour of joy for them when they broke these physical bounds.
-Mevlana Rumi rahimahullah
Allah Most High says, “I am near – I answer the call of the one who calls upon me” (2:186).
Yet, many of us wonder: Are my du’as being answered? Is there a certain du’a I have to read for each of my concerns? Do my du’as have to be in Arabic?
In this series of short talks, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains the reality of du’a (supplication) and how to turn to Allah. It is based on a classical text on the same subject.
1. The reality of du’a
2. Our being called on to make du’a
3. The great virtue of du’a
4. The integrals of supplication, its wings, and its means
5. The conditions of supplication
6. Its proper manners
7. The times of du’a and the state in which it should be made
8. Signs of acceptance of du’a
9. Explaining the religious ruling of du’a
10. Some encompassing supplications
11. Explaining what the greatest Divine Name is
Every year, when the month of Rabi al-Awwal comes around once again, bringing in its train the night of the twelfth, it seems to us as if the whole world is perfumed by the memory of the birth of t…
Source: The Mawlid: A Time to Celebrate
The Birth of the Prophet salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa alihi wa sallam is no ordinary birth for a very simple reason, it is a birth to mercy, equality, social justice and human rights, a mercy that came a…
The Imam of millions of followers of the Hanafi School, Shaykh Imam al-Azam Abu Hanifah (radi Allahu ‘anhu) makes an entreaty for help in the court of the Holy Prophet ﷺ, in ‘Al-Qasidah al-Nau’maniyah fi Madhi Khayr al-Bariyyah’:
يـا أكـرم الثقليـن يـا كنـز الغنـى
O the one! Who is better than all humans and jinns and who is the treasure of Allah
جـد لـي بجـودك و ارضنـي برضـاكـا
Please give me from what Allah has bestowed on you and make me happy like Allah has pleased you
أنـا طامـع بالجـود منـك و لـم يكـن
I am a candidate for your shower of generosity
لأبـي حنيفـة فـي الأنـام سـواكـا
There is no one for Abu Hanifah in the entire creation except you.