Category Archives: Islam

The Narrator: Abu Hurayrah

Bismillah. This is one of my favorite things to read/hear about. I love the Companions of the Prophet. And I know Jamal Az Zarabozo’s An-Nawawi series are about the explanation of the hadith, but I really wish he had more on … Continue reading

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Signs of the DOJ cont….

As salaamu ‘alaykum old friend, I must be the world’s worse blogger. It’s Ramadan, though, so it seems like a great time to pick up where I left off. Actually, the reason I was pushed to come on the blog … Continue reading

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Hud

Bismillah. Today we will talk about the Prophet Hud. The story of him and his people can be found in Surah Hud (of course!), Al ‘Araaf, Al Mu`minoon, Ash-Shu’ara and others. Although the listed were my primary sources. The Original … Continue reading

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Hadith #9: “What I have Forbidden you Avoid…”

Bismillah. This is the next hadith in the An-Nawawi series. On the authority of Abu Hurayrah Abdul Rahman ibn Sakhr (may Allah be pleased with him) who said: I heard the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be … Continue reading

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The Ark

Bismillah. This is a continuation of our Prophets of Islam series. We already began the story of Nuh, and inshaAllah we will complete it today. Build the Ship, O Nuh The more Nuh called his people to Allah, the more … Continue reading

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Ettiquettes of Naseehah

Bismillah. This is a continuation of our An Nawawi series (remember when I used to do that? Yes….I have not forgotten. My blogging took a hiatus.) The last hadith we had discussed was the hadith of Naseehah. We will repeat … Continue reading

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Trials and Tribulations

Bismillah. This is a continuation of the minor signs of the day of judgement. I actually added two more signs to finish off the previous post. Those two minor signs were: 1) the fire in hijaaz which would light the necks of the camels in Busra, Syria; … Continue reading

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Nuh (Noah), Part 1

Bismillah. As we mentioned in our previous post in the Prophets’ Series, Nuh (peace be upon him) was the first Prophet to be sent to mankind after Adam ‘alayhis salaam. His story can be found in the Qur’an in Surah Nuh (of … Continue reading

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The Narrator: Tameem al-Daari

Bismillah. We are continuing our An-Nawawi series after a lot of hoj poj posting in the middle 🙂 Tameem al-Daari is the companion who narrated the hadith about Naseehah that we began discussing before. Tameem al-Daari is a well known … Continue reading

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‘Aisha: Revisted

Bismillah. When doing my An-Nawawi series, I had done a short post on ‘Aisha in the section about the narrators. I wasn’t satisfied with it then, and I’m still not.  A few months back, I attended a halaqah by a shaykh … Continue reading

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