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Pearls from the Mathnavi – Part 3

Islahi  |  13-11-2017  |  Parrots are an amazing creation of Allah SWT, who have been given the unique abiity of imitating the speech of humans. Some parrots have become fluent in the Kalimah ‘Laa illaha illallah’, and Zikr of Allah SWT, due to the people of the home loving and frequently reciting the Zikr of(…)

Preparation of the pious elders for death – Masjid Nurul-Huda, Randles Rd

Zikr  |  19-10-2017  |  Masjid Nurul-Huda, Randles Rd  |  The inevitability of death is one reality regarding which there is no dispute. Nabi-e-Kareem (SAW) when asked who the most intelligent and wise person is, responded: ‘The person who remembers death the most, and prepares for it the most’. In the words of Hazrat Maulana Shah Hakeem Muhammad(…)

Advices of Ibrahim bin Adham Rah – Part 4

Islahi  |  11-09-2017  |   Sultan Ibrahim bin Adham (R) is regarded amongst the great Auliya Allah of this Ummah, his name is taken with great love and reverence and there is a desire to practice on his advices. We see how when a person sacrifices for the pleasure of Allah, then Allah SWT raises his(…)

Advices of Ibrahim bin Adham Rah – Part 3

islahi  |  14-08-2017  |  On one occasion Hazrat Ibraheem bin Adham (R) was asked, ‘Why are our Duas not accepted’, and he gave this very famous piece of advice: ‘Our hearts’ have become dead because of ten things: 1. You have known Allah, yet you have not fulfilled His duties. 2. You have read the(…)

Stop the desires of the nafs with the brake of Taqwa

Zikr  |  04-05-2017  | Protection against sin lies in picturing the Day of Qiyamah. When a person reflects on standing before Allah SWT, and the presentation of his deeds, then it becomes the ‘brakes’ which stops the ‘car of nafs’ speeding towards ghunaa (sin). The struggle of life in this dunya is to reverse off(…)

Three Golden Advices of Hazrat Shaikh (rah)

Special Programme |  23-02-2017  |  The great Wali Hazrat Shaikh Zakariyya (R) spent the last Ramadaan of his life in I’tikaaf in Stanger, South Africa. It was no ordinary I’tikaaf considering the calibre of Hazrat Shaikh (R), and furthermore that he was at the end of his life, when a person’s spirituality is at it’s(…)

Advices of Fuzail bin Ayaaz R – Part 1

Islahi  |  06-02-2017  |  Hazrat Fudhail bin ‘Iyadh (R) was one of the great Auliya of this Ummah. His earlier years were spent in a life of transgression, as he was the leader of a band of robbers. There are two incidents relating to the repentance of Fudhail bin ‘Iyadh (R): the occasion when he(…)

Ignorance – a spiritual malady P12

Islahi  |  30-01-2017  |  Some wonderful advices from the booklet ‘The Value of Knowledge’ by Shaikhul Islam Hazrat Mufti Taqi Usmani DB were discussed. No amount of material possessions of this world can equal even a small amount of knowledge of Deen. The people of the world may not appreciate the value of even one(…)

Holding strong onto the teachings of our Pious Predecessors

Zikr Majlis  |  19-01-2017  |  Some of the beautiful advices of Hazrat Moulana Abdul Hafeez (R) and Hazrat Moulana Yunus Patel (R) relating to the purification of the heart and inner-self were refreshed.  As the Akabir pass away they leave this world a darker place, and we become exposed to more fitnahs.  The jewels of(…)

Ignorance – a spiritual malady P10

Islahi  |  28-11-2016  | The student of Islam is a person of very high rank, such that the Malaaikah surround, love and honour the seekers of knowledge of Deen. Nabi-e-Kareem (SAW) mentioned that Allah SWT opens the door of Jannah for the person who sets out to seek the knowledge of Deen, and acquires it(…)

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