Monthly Archives: March 2017

“Narrate to me a timeline of His (S.A.W)’s life”

[Summarised from Ta’leemul Haq (Revised 2015 Edition) by Madrassah Da’watul Haq] Abdullah, the father of Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم), passed away before the arrival of Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم). Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) was born on the 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal, corresponding with the 22nd April 571.  About 8 days after […]

“Calm down, it’s for a good cause”

I have four siblings. I also have not a lot of secrets. Because they’re everywhere. Literally. I’ve hidden diary keys in socks only to have them casually break the lock. Eventually, you reach the ‘resigned’ stage.  The resigned stage is when you give up having secrets. It’s all well and good if you keep trying […]

“Tell me about venerating Him (S.A.W)” 

Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) said: “… He does not belong to us whoever does not confess the right of our scholars.”  Rasoolullah (صلى الله عليه و سلم) is the most knowledgeable and virtuous. How much more respect should we therefore show to our Rasool (صلى الله عليه و سلم)?  The Sahaabah (رضى الله […]

“Honey, I shrunk my rewards”

Ali (رضى الله عنه) narrates, “Once we were in the company of Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) when he asked, ‘What is the best for women?’. All the Sahabah remained silent. When I returned to Fathima (رضى الله عنها), I said to her, ‘What is the best for women?’. She replied, ‘They should not […]

“Expound on His (S.A.W)’s status and blessing”

It is incomprehensible for the ordinary mind to imagine what status Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) was given by Allah. We acknowledge our Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم), but we fail to perceive the loftiness of the position Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) holds. Rasoolullah (صلى الله عليه و سلم) holds the […]