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When the creatures of the forest obeyed the Sahabah

By: Source: Moulana Muhammad Zakariyya (may Allah have mercy on him) once mentioned: My beloved friends! Express submission before Allah Most High and everything will become submissive and obedient to you. One incident of the Sahabah or Companions of the Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless him and them with peace) is well known. Some of the Companions (Allah be pleased with them) were once in the jungles of Africa and they needed to pitch their tents and encamp. However, the jungle was such that it was filled with various wild animals and harmful creatures. Hence, Sayiduna ‘Uqbah (Allah be pleased with him), who was the leader of the army, took a few Sahaabah...

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Gratitude, supplication, and acceptance

  By: Haqqseeker Source: BISMILLĀHIR RAHMĀNIR RAHĪM Glory to Allāh and Salutations on The Messenger of Allah (Allah’s peace be upon him). This worldly life (dunyā), with all its glitter and glamour, is a very enticing place. At times, we get so carried away by it that we become its slave and forget our Lord. We start living a life that is totally against the commands of Allah Most High and the Sunnah of The Messenger of Allah (Allah’s peace be upon him). It is at this time that Almighty Allah with His infinite mercy may decide to give us a jolt or a shove so that we may come to our senses and realize our mistakes. This jolt may come in the form of an accident, an...

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Faith is a Divine Favor: The Story of Abu Abdullah Al-Andalusi

By: Imam Shahabudin al-Abshihi from his “Al-Mustatraf Fi Kulli Fann An-Mustadhraf” Source: An Noor For the intelligent, an indication is sufficient. Subhanallah, this tale, taken from one of the finest works in Arabic literature, is filled with so many lessons for everyone. Please read it with the intention to learn the lessons from the life of one Shaikh Abu Abdullah Al-Andalusi (may Allah be pleased with him), and also the character of his devoted and loyal students. I pray that Allah grants every reader the tawfeeq (Divinely granted success) to benefit from this and to protect us all from any tests of this sort. Ameen. Note: Since this is not a formal Arabic written entry, the rules of...

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