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Recognise your Benefactor!

Zikr  |  29-06-2017  |  Every second of our existence depends completely on the grace of Allah SWT. We should recognise Who our Benefactor is, and this recognition demands that we surrender ourselves to Allah SWT with complete obedience. It is from Allah Ta’ala’s additional grace upon us that despite our disobedience He continues to provide(…)

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(…)

Remove the darkness of Sins with light of Istighfaar – Masjid-e-Ebrahim, Newlands East

Zikr  |  20-04-2017  |   Masjid-e-Ebrahim, Newlands East  |  The enemies of Nabi-e-Kareem (SAW) would compose evil poetry to torment him and the Sahabah, which was a source of great suffering for the Muslims. Nabi-e-Kareem (SAW) instructed Hassan bin Thabit RA to respond as Allah SWT had granted him the gift of composing beautiful poetry. Till(…)

Advices of Fuzail bin Ayaaz R – Part 2

Islahi  |  13-02-2017  | Hazrat Fudhail bin ‘Iyadh (R) through his Taubah became elevated to the ranks of the Auliya Allah, until he was counted amongst the Abdaal of this Ummah. The Abdaal are a very special class of Auliya whom Allah SWT has placed on earth. They are generous in their time, energy and compassion(…)

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(…)

Significance of the 1st 10 days of Zul Hijja – Sails Musallah

Zikr Majlis  |  08-09-2016  |   Sails Musallah  |  The ten days and nights of Dhul Hijjah have great importance, the day of Arafah being especially significant. Allah SWT forgives the sins of the past and future year of the person who fasts on the day of Arafah. The day of Arafah for the Hujjaaj is(…)

The perfect opportunity to reach Jannah – Glenwood Musallah

Zikr Majlis  |  26-05-2016  | Glenwood Musallah  |   Allah SWT sent down the Quran as our Guide, and the commentary of the Quran in the form of the Prophet ﷺ who was the living example of the Quran in that he implemented, practised and demonstrated its’ commands and prohibitions. The life of Nabi-e-Kareem ﷺ was the(…)

Consolation from Allah to grieving hearts

Islahi Majlis  |  09-05-2016  |  It is inevitable that each one of us must proceed to the next world, therefore there isn’t a single person who will not experience some grief on the demise of beloved ones. At such times one should directly refer to the perfect example provided to us by Allah SWT of(…)

“Winning the hearts with Love & Mercy” – Masjid-us-Salaam, Sunford

Zikr  |  11-02-2016  |  Masjid-us-Salaam, Sunford  |  Nabi ﷺ mentioned in a Hadith Shareef ‘The best of people in the eyes of Allah SWT are those people who are the most beneficial to mankind.’ Nabi ﷺ would personally assist the poor, sick, elderly and downtrodden of Makkah, even before Nubuwwat. We should follow in the(…)

Solutions to our problems of drought and racism

Jumuah  |  30-10-2015  |  Musallah on Musgrave  |  There is an outward cause for drought – which is due to climate and geographical reasons. And an inward cause. Nabi SAW has mentioned several factors that cause deprivation of rain, but here are just a few: Sins in general, deceiving and cheating in monetary matters, not(…)

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