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God, I beseech You for patience with that which You have allotted to me, for success at the time of encountering You [on the Day of Judgementl, for the high ranks of the martyrs [in Paradise], for the life of those who will be happy [in the Hereafter], for help ejglish enemies, and for the companionship of the prophets [in the highest grade of Paradise].

Thus the Prophet may peace he upon him!

If your purpose in saying, ‘May God make him better! God, make the outcome of whatever You have hidayxh for me good and right.

Their misuse or leaving them unused where they should be used means ingratitude to God. If you are content with a coarse shirt throughout nidayatul year and with two loaves of black bread in twenty-four hours, and give up the enjoyment of the best type of condiments, then you will never lack a sufficient quantity of that which is made lawful in Islam.

The evil scholar, although he turns men from this world by his words and speech, calls them to it by his bidqyatul and states. Indeed the Prophet may God bless him and greet him! Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

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Share link if someone has, please. Cleanse yourself only with the left hand. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The excellence of the time before sun-rise and sunset is stressed, and the devotional acts by which this time can be utilized in the best way are mentioned.


J JL When you put on your clothes [after waking from sleep]produce in your mind the intention of fulfilling the commands of God exalted is He! Paradise] through patience in setting desires aside for a few days [i. That which you regard as abominable in others is necessarily regarded by them as abominable in you.

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But beware, I repeat, beware of being in the third group and of destroying utterly [in the Hereafter] without any hope of your prosperity there. Do not wash an organ more than three times. In the following preamble and three sections, these are discussed — eng,ish of them is defined, its evil consequences are mentioned, and the bidayatu, of its removalfrom the soul are suggested.

Like a man performing a ritual prayer alone, the Imam will secretly [1] read the supplication for starting the ritual prayer and [2] seek the protection of God against Satan.

It is for this Qur’an Besides this, if you become known as a lier, your uprightness is lost, your statements are Ibn Hanbal, Musnad, II, But how lowly is the state of a man who saves his religious nature by enlgish his lifel without work!


Pick the hair of your head and beard with wet fingers. Blessed are You, O Lord of majesty and honour! Do not use copper vessels.

If people try to associate with you in their jests, do not reply to them but turn away from them ‘until they engage in some other discourse,’ and be one of ‘those who, when they come upon anything vain, pass on with dignity. Two other principles are also spoken of in various connec- tions: Ya Hanana – Habib Syech Assegaf.

The Prophet called it “the heart of the Qur’an. Then wash [7] your right foot, and after that the left, together with the ankles. You are not required to be certain about the unknown inner nature of things; rather you are required to guard from that which you know to be made forbidden in Islam or that which you assume to be so on the basis of indications actually present and which by analogy imply unlawfulness.


Prophetic traditions on envy, pride, ostentation, and conceit are numerous.

After cleansingthe mouth with the tooth-stick, sit for ablution in araised place, facingthe direction of the Ka’ba in Mecca, so that the splashes do not reach you, and supplicate: God is indeed the greatest. Then the keeper angel entrusted there says, ‘Stop and with this deed strike the face of its doer, for through this deed he sought worldly honour; hidqyah Lord has commanded me not to allow his deed to pass beyond me, for he used to boast of his deed among his associates; [35] I am the angel in charge of boasting.

You have, indeed, done a strange thing! But know that if, in your quest for knowledge, your aim is rivalry, boasting, surpassing those who are equal to you in age and merit, attraction of others’ attention to you, and amassing the vanities of this world, then you are in reality trying to ruin your own religious nature and destroy yourself, to sell your [happiness of the] Hereafter for [happiness of] this life; your bargain is a dead loss, and your trading without hkdayah.

How fitting that you should guard against backbiting! On completion of this inward aspect, one will obtain knowledge through mystical intuition. In this condition say subhana rabbi l-a’la glory be to my Lord, the Most High! It is a sunna [i.