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Ittikaf 2019 Welcome Address

Welcome Address

Alhamdulillahi Rabbil a’lameen,

Wasalatu Wassalam ‘ala Rasulullah wa’ala Jami’l Ambiyaa’i wal Mursalin,

Sayyidinaa Muhammadin wa’ala ahlihi wa sahbihi ajma’in.

 

It is a pleasure to witness the blessed month of Ramadan, and specially to witness this blessed Ittikaf…

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SULUK ESSENTIALS

SULUK ESSENTIALS I

An introductory letter by Hadrat Hafiz Zulfiqar Ahmad AnNaqshbandi (Damat Barakatuhu)

 

With His Glorious Name

Allah, Allah, Allah

Dear Respected Sister:

As-salamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu.

May Allahu I keep you in His protection. I received your letter and was very pleased. Know that whenever this faqir receives a letter, he immediately makes a supplication and sends a spiritual reply. Written replies are sometimes delayed because of an …

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Preserving your Gems

Preserving your Gems:

A summary explanation of the Hadith ash-Sharif on the inherent virtues in a believer and how they are lost

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ‘ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

 

Our beloved Prophet and noble master, Rasulullah Muhammad Mustafa [sallallahu alaihi wa sallam] said:

There are four invaluable gifts embedded in the son of Adam (alaihi ‘s-salam). These four gifts are in turn removed …

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Hadrat Talha bn Ubaidullah

Hadrat Talha bn Ubaidullah t

The Prophet’s Companion in Paradise

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

 

To the noble companion Talha bn Ubaidullah (radiAllahu ‘anh) a business trip to Syria close to the pronouncement of Hadrat Muhammad’s prophethood was more than a trading venture, for the trip led to his success in this world and the next. History recorded him as …

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Sleeping According To The Blessed Sunnah

Sleeping According To The Blessed Sunnah

Introduction

Sleep is like death. Whatever state one takes his last breath determines his success or failure in this life. In the same way, how you end your day before sleep determines how successful your day is. So sleep right and wake up right. The way you wake up is the foundation of your day, make it strong.

Make wudu (ablution) before sleep and digest your night meal with …

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Bedroom Fiqh

Bedroom Fiqh

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

All praise, adorations and gratitude’s belong to Him who created all beings in pairs as a proof of His oneness, who inclines the heart of the sexes to relationship as a means of sustaining creation and who makes marriage halal and prohibits zina. May all prayers of goodness be on our master and …

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Ihsan: The Science of the Heart

Ihsan: The Science of the Heart

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

 

Ihsan is to worship Allah as if you see Him for although you do not see Him, He sees you.                              —- Hadith Jibrail

 

Taking the First Step

Man is a combination of the physical organs and the soul. The soul is used to describe all the spiritual entities in …

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Tasawwuf and the Sacred Sunnat

Tasawwuf and the Sacred Sunnat

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

All the three (3) basic sciences (branches) or components of Islam have suffered greatly in the hands and minds of modern Muslims who, due to their ignorance of the depth, the eminence, sublimity and sacredness of these sciences and the great sages who suffered to put them in place, are consulting …

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Duties of Dhil-Hijja and the Eid el-Kabir

Duties of Dhil-Hijja and the Eid el-Kabir

Bismillahi wa salatu wa salamu ‘ala Rasulillah wa ‘ala jami’il ambiyai wal-mursalin wa ‘ala ahlihi wa sahabihi ajmain, amin.

As we join Muslims all over the world to welcome the noble and auspicious month of Dhul-Hijjah, it is imperative to, in a nut-shell, remind our cherished brothers and sister of the values, duties and ethics of this great month, especially the first ten days and the three days …

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Peace with Allah and His Creation

Peace with Allah and His Creation

 

By Faqir Abdulqadr An-Naqshbandi Mujaddidi

Released by www.sunnahlives.com 1433 H

 

Live your moments treating others well avoiding aggression. Should they oppress, then reply with kindness. You will never find a shorter route to happiness, temporal and eternal.

Our Prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) said in a Sahih Hadith:

He who recovers one of my forgotten sunnats will receive as many rewards as a hundred martyrs will receive. …

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