Monthly Archives: August 2016

“Narrate incidents which made Him (S.A.W) smile”

[Taken from The smiles and the tears of Sayyidina Muhammad (S.A.W)] #1- Anas (R.A) relates that Abu Bakr (R.A) and Umar (R.A) were from among the Muhaajireen and Ansaar who used to be present in the gathering of Nabi (S.A.W). Whenever Nabi (S.A.W) entered a gathering, Abu Bakr (R.A) and Umar (R.A) used to look […]

“An apple a day won’t keep Shaytaan away”

^ Contrary to popular belief (i.e. what our parents taught oh-so-gullible-us), it doesn’t even keep away a doctor. Girl, you gotta step up your game. And I don’t mean by throwing it; that’s absolutely useless as well. Why you even throwing food, chica?  I’ll teach you something better, minutely because I was slightly pathetic at […]

“Tell me about the love for His (S.A.W)’s wetnurses” 

As narrated by Haleema (R.A): “It was a year of drought and famine and we had nothing to eat. I rode on a brown female donkey. We also had with us an old she-camel. By Allah, we could get not even a drop of milk. We could not have a wink of sleep during the […]

“Expound on some of His (S.A.W)’s qualities”

#Bravery The bravest person to walk the surface of the Earth was our Rasoolullah (S.A.W). The greater the Imaan of a Mu’min, the more his Yaqeen, the more his Tawakkul, the more brave a person becomes. Where, then, can we find anybody with greater Imaan, Yaqeen and Tawakkul than Nabi (S.A.W)?  Nabi (S.A.W) would climb […]

“Expound on some of His (S.A.W)’s qualities”

#Generosity A poet mentions the generosity of Nabi (S.A.W) very beautifully- He says, “When you go to him, he receives you with such a smiling face that it is as if you are giving him, that which you are asking of him. Like, as if to say that you are giving to him, that is […]