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Day of Jumu’ah – Ask Allaah for Anything in the Last Hour after ‘Asr

September 21, 2012 Comments off

Narrated by Jaabir ibn ‘Abdillah (may Allah be pleased with him) who said:

The Messenger of Allah (صلى الله عليه وسلم) said:

“The day of Friday has twelve hours, in which there is no Muslim slave who asks Allah for anything but He will grant it to him, so seek it in the last hour after ‘Asr.”

Reported by Abu Dawood (1048) and an-Nasaa’i (1389); classed as saheeh by al-Albaani in Saheeh Abi Dawood; and by an-Nawawi in al-Majmoo‘, 4/471

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The Hour on Friday in which the Supplication From a Muslim is Accepted

December 9, 2011 Comments off

The Hour on Friday which the Supplication From a Muslim is Accepted, by Imam Ibnul-Qayyim

Here is an excerpt from Ibnul Qayyim (rahimahullaah):

 There is an hour of acceptance, and it is the hour in which no Muslim happens to supplicate to Allah for something except that it will be given to him. In the hadeeth reported by al-Bukharee and Muslim on the authority of Abu Hurayrah that Allaah’s Messenger (salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

Indeed, there is an hour (opportune time) on Friday and if a Muslim gets it while praying and asks something from Allah, then Allah will definitely meet his demand. And he (salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) pointed out the shortness of that time with his hands.

Translated by brother Salah al-Iranee

Reward For Deeds After Death & Sadaqa Jariya (Perpetual Charity)

November 18, 2011 Comments off

Sadaqa Jaariya - Reward For Deeds After Death

From Aboo Hurairah – radiyallaahi ‘anhu – who said: Allaah’s Messenger – salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam – said:

<<Among the deeds and virtues whose reward will reach the Believer after his death are: knowledge that he taught and disseminated; a righteous son whom he left behind; a written copy of the Qur`aan which he left as a legacy; or a mosque that he built; or a house that he built for the passing traveller; or a canal which he dug and caused to flow; or charity which he gave from his property whilst he was alive and well, for which he will continue to receive reward after his death.>>

Reported by Ibn Maajah (no.242), Ibn Khuzaymah (4/121/2490), and al-Bayhaqee in Shu`abul-Eemaan (3/274/3448). Declared ‘hasan’ by Shaikh al-Albaanee in Saheehut- Targheeb wat-Tarheeb (no.77).

Source: http://alitisaambissunnah.wordpress.com (It has Arabic text of hadeeth as well)

Supplicating Allah using His Greatest Name

September 24, 2011 Comments off

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Buraydah (may Allah be pleased with him) said:
The Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) heard a man saying:

“O Allah, I ask You, I bear witness that there is none worthy of worship but You, the One, the Self-Sufficient Master Whom all creatures need, Who begets not, nor was He begotten, And there is none coequal or comparable to Him”

اللهم إني أسألك بأني أشهد أنك أنت الله لا إله إلا أنت الأحد الصمد الذي لم يلد ولم يولد ولم يكن له كفوًا أحد

Allaahumma innee as aluka  bi annee ash-hadhu annaka antallaah, Laa ilaaha illaa anta, Al Ahad As-Samad, alladhee lam yalid walam yoolad, wa lam yakullahoo kufuwan Ahad

and he (peace be upon him) said: You have supplicated Allah using His Greatest Name, when asked with this name He gives, and when supplicated by this name He answers.

Related by the Four Compilers of Hadith (Imams Abu Dawud, Al-Tirmidhy, Al-Nasa’y and Ibn Majah) and Ibn Hibban graded it as Sahih

Source : Sheikh Ibn Baaz’s Tuhfit Al-Akhyaralifta.net

Fulfilling the Obligation to thank Allaah for the Day and the Night

September 20, 2011 Comments off

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اللّهُـمَّ ما أَصْبَـَحَ بي مِـنْ نِعْـمَةٍ أَو بِأَحَـدٍ مِـنْ خَلْـقِك ، فَمِـنْكَ وَحْـدَكَ لا شريكَ لَـك ، فَلَـكَ الْحَمْـدُ وَلَـكَ الشُّكْـر
Allahumma maa ‘asbaha bee min ni’matin, ‘aw bi’ahadin min khalqika faminka wahdaka laa shareeka laka,
falakal-hamdu walakash-shukr.

O Allaah, whatever blessing has been received by me or anyone of Your Creation is from You alone, You have no partner. All praise is for you and thanks is to You.

When you say this in the evening, you should say:
Allaahumma maa ‘amsaa bee..: “O Allaah, as I..enter this evening…”

Whoever recites this in the morning, has completed his obligation to thank Allaah for that day; and whoever says it in the evening, has completed his obligation for that night.

Abu Dawood 4/318, An-Nasaai ‘Amalul-Yawm wal-Laylah (no.7), Ibn As-Sunni (no.41), Ibn Hibban no.2361). Its chain of transmission is good (Hasan), Ibn Baaz, p.24.

The Mufarridoon have gone ahead

September 12, 2011 Comments off

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وعنه قال‏:‏ قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم‏:‏ ‏”‏سبق المفردون‏”‏ قالوا‏:‏ وما المفردون يا رسول الله‏؟‏ قال‏:‏ ‏”‏الذاكرون الله كثيرًا والذكرات‏”‏
‏(‏‏‏رواه مسلم‏)‏‏‏‏.‏

Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Messenger of Allahﷺ  said: “The Mufarridoon have gone ahead.” He was asked, “Who are the Mufarridoon?” He ﷺ replied, “Those men and women who remember Allaah much.“

Sahih Muslim. Arabic/English book reference : Book 16, Hadith 1436

{Therefore remember Me, I will remember you and be grateful to Me, and never be ungrateful to me},
[Soorah al-Baqarah, Aayah 152]

{O you who believe! Remember Allaah with much remembrance},
[Soorah al-Ahzaab, Aayah 41]

{And for men and women who engage much in Allaah’s remembrance, for them has Allaah prepared forgiveness and great reward},
[Soorah al-Ahzaab, Aayah 35]

{And bring your Lord to remembrance in your [very] soul, with humility and remember without loudness in words, in the mornings and evenings; and be not of those who are unheedful},
[Soorah al-A’raaf, Aayah 205]

(The comparison of the one who remembers Allaah and the one who does not remember Allaah, is like that of the living and the dead),
[al-Bukhaaree with al-Fat.h 11/208 and Muslim 1/539]

Allaah bless him 10 times, 10 sins forgiven, raise rank by 10 levels

August 27, 2011 Comments off

Allaah bless him 10 times, 10 sins forgiven, raise rank by 10 levels

Anas bin Maalik (radhi Allaahu anhu) said:  Verily the Prophet (salla Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said:

Whoever sends Salah upon me once Allah will send ten upon him and remove ten of his sins and raise his rank by ten levels.

Imam Ahmad in his Musnad
Imam Bukharee in Adabul Mufrad #642 and #643.
Jami Sagheer #6359 authenticated by Al Abaanee

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Source for above image: Al- Adab al-Mufrad , published by UK Islamic Academy

 

Abu  Muhammad  Ka`b  bin `Ujrah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) came to us and we asked him, “O Messenger of Allah, we already know how to greet you (i.e., say As-salamu `alaikum), but how should we supplicate for you?” He (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) said,

Say: `Allahumma salli `ala Muhammadin, wa `ala `ali Muhammadin, kama sallaita `ala `ali Ibrahima, innaka Hamidum Majid. Allahumma barik `ala Muhammadin, wa `ala `ali Muhammadin, kama barakta `ala `ali Ibrahima, innaka Hamidum Majid

[O Allah, exalt the mention of Muhammad and the family of Muhammad as you exalted the family of Ibrahim. You are Praised and Glorious. O Allah, bless Muhammad and the family of Muhammad as You blessed the family of Ibrahim. You are Praised and Glorious.”’

[Al-Bukhari and Muslim].